Andy Johnson
Principal, Brisbane - Queensland

Andy is an experienced and skilled coach who is driven by a desire to help people realise their potential. Andy is passionate about taking a whole person approach to gain insights into the relationship between behaviour and performance to enable sustainable change.

 

Areas of Expertise

 

  • Executive and leadership coaching
  • High performance coaching
  • Group and team coaching
  • Behavioural transformation

 

Overview

 

Andy is an experienced and skilled coach who is driven by a desire to help people realise their potential. Andy is passionate about taking a whole person approach to gain insights into the relationship between behaviour and performance to enable sustainable change.

 

Business Background and Experience

 

Andy’s extensive experience in coaching began during his time as a professional rugby player and as a Training Officer in the London Fire Brigade in the late 1990s. These roles provided him with early experience in coaching at an elite level and the opportunity to employ those skills across culturally diverse teams to help others achieve their goals.

 

He has successfully parlayed that experience to coach executives and senior leaders in organisations both in the UK and Australia and has held leadership development roles within organisations such as the London Fire Brigade, Suncorp and 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

 

Andy has worked with clients across many industries and backgrounds with notable recent success within finance, mining, resources, insurance, marketing, legal, not-for-profit, professional sports and health sectors.

 

Approach

Andy’s friendly and engaging style creates an environment of respect allowing for supportive and challenging conversations with executives, senior leaders and elite athletes to focus on individual strengths and decision making.

 

In taking a whole person approach, he focuses on both the physical and mental aspects of your world to identify routines and habits that create a winning mindset and exceptional performance. 

 

Qualifications and Memberships

 

  • Accredited Organisational Coach, Level 3, IECL
  • Accredited Coach Supervisor, IECL
  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC), International Coach Federation
  • Education: BSocSc (Psychology), Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner, Multiple Brain Integration Training (mBIT) coach, Cert. IV (Workplace Training and Assessment)
  • Diagnostics: MBTI
  • Memberships: ICF, ABNLP

 

Recent Client Engagements

 

  • Senior Associate, Legal – coached client to transform his leadership and people skills with a strong focus on establishing the presence required to become Partner.
  • Australian Rugby 7’s – coached Olympic athlete on return from injury with focus on her confidence and winning mindset.
  • Executive General Manager, Finance – coached client to build relationships with new management, lead team through individual and organisational change, whilst increasing deliverables.
  • NRL – coached 10 high potentials on their mindset, consistent performance, resilience and achieving team and personal goals.
  • Operations Manager, Mining – coached client through behavioural transformation from operational executor to inspirational leader in preparation for career progression.