When you work with us you engage with a whole team of talented and passionate people.

Gabrielle Schroder MBA FAICD
Group Director - Coaching and Leadership Practice - Sydney
Gabrielle Schroder MBA FAICD is a strategic business leader with a track-record of growing business divisions at start-up, scale-up and maturity stages of their life cycle. As Group Director – Coaching and Leadership at GrowthOps, Gabrielle leads the Practice that delivers the human capability, dynamics and alignment required to achieve transformational growth through strategic competitive advantage.
Angela Lee
Principal and Coach
Angela has over 25 years” experience across the Asia Pacific. She is an exceptional communicator with strong empathy and adaptability to positively impact others at all levels.
John Raymond
Head of Regional Development
John is our Head of Asia, People & Leadership and has been working in leadership development and coaching for over two decades and is passionate about working in a highly professional learning and development industry. 
Chloe Lees
Relationship Partner, Accreditation
Since joining us in 2011, Chloe has enjoyed various roles across the business including Senior Project Coordinator, Public Programs, Director of Ignites and Government Practice Lead. Chloe utilises her knowledge and connections in her current role as Associate Resourcing Manager – enhancing our Associate connections across APAC.
Marcus Bennett
Director Client Development
Marcus consults to many of IECL’s new clients including finance, professional services, healthcare/pharma, education and retail.
Jen Wijono
Project Manager
Jen is one of IECL’s most experienced Project Managers and known for her efficiency and eye for detail. She is experienced managing large scale coaching and leadership development programs across Australia and surrounding regions.
Mandy Geddes
Director, Accreditation
Mandy is IECL’s Director, Accreditation and has been a key member of our team since 2002. Mandy is responsible for creating and contributing to initiatives that continue to expand our role as industry leaders in accreditation of organisational coaches, including commissioning research and working on new products for accreditation. She is very much involved with IECL’s ACTP coach accreditation, including our quality assurance, financials, IECL Membership and supporting our amazing faculty of coaches and our growing alumni.
Angela Kim
Course Moderator - Singapore
Angela joined IECL in 2013 and is responsible for managing our accredited coach training program and continuous professional development events across Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Katie Walford
Head of Operations
Katie joined IECL in September 2016 initially as Head of Project Management, working on large-scale complex projects. As Head of Operations, Katie is responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of our services across both B2B and B2C markets. She leads a cross-functional team of project managers and project coordinators.  
Carmen Cheng
Director Project Management
Carmen leads a diverse team of project managers and coordinators, responsible for the end-to-end operational delivery of all IECL B2B and B2C projects.
Babara Lee Draminsky
Singapore
Babara is a highly motivated and results oriented professional with over 20 years’ background in hospitality, retail, public relations, and events management. She is multilingual with strong communication skills and has extensive experience liaising with clients.
Aileen Rigor
Team Assistant and Office Manager
Aileen joined IECL in July 2017, bringing with her almost 10 years’ worth of event management and administration experience.
Alex Mason-Jones
Director Client Development
As Director Client Development, Alex leads IECL’s Banking and Finance sector team, applying her strong financial services, consulting and leadership background, to achieve exceptional outcomes for IECL’s clients in banking, finance, insurance and professional services.
Ellen Birdsall
Director, Client Development
Ellen Birdsall is the Director, Client Development at IECL, the region’s leading Leadership Development, Coaching and Coach Accreditation consultancy.  Ellen believes that every individual, team and organisation can achieve their full potential. This motivates her to partner with IECL’s Clients to drive positive change in their organisations. 
Jarunee Tomson
Client Development Partner
Jarunee joined IECL in July 2017 as a Client Development Partner for the Government Practice to enhance leadership capability in the public sector and work towards building a better Australia. 
Tessa Rigor
Finance Coordinator
Tessa joined IECL in November 2016. With a background in finance and accounting, Tessa supports the greater business through systems and financial analysis.
Megan Abrey
Senior Project Coordinator - Singapore
Megan is IECL’s enthusiastic and energetic Senior Project Coordinator for the Public Program, ensuring participants enjoy their coach training journey.
Afiqah Halim
Marketing & Client Relations Manager, Asia
Afiqah is an experienced marketing communications professional with a passion for leadership development and lifelong learning. Motivated by client satisfaction, she is responsible for end-to-end management of leadership programs and coaching engagements across various industries in Asia.
Pouneh Sedghi
Head of Marketing
Pounéh is a dynamic conscious marketing strategist and with a passion for helping organisations and entrepreneurs to create value, navigate and master the ever changing, complex world of business and sustain company’s human approach to business, whether they’re B2B or B2C. She makes things less complex in order to respond meaningfully, usefully and empathetically to customer needs consciously and authentically.     Pounéh helps organisations develop compelling brand stories to amplify reach, and expand impact in the world, putting organisational  purpose and passion at the forefront of all things marketing.  Pouneh has a wealth of experience in leading teams to develop and deliver successful integrated through the line B2C and B2B marketing campaigns. Pouneh has provided Board Members, Business Owners and Leadership Teams, success on growth opportunities – enhancing organizational capabilities, brand awareness and reputation.
Shona Lee-May
Client Development Partner
Shona joined IECL in 2019 bringing with her excellent rapport-building skills and attention to detail. She has a passion for really understanding what our clients are trying to achieve and collaborating with all stakeholders to achieve the ideal outcome.