Ian D. Ross
Ian is a highly respected business consultant based in the UK with over 25 years experience of working internationally as a facilitator, negotiator, and executive coach. As a Director of Vievolve Ltd, he has delivered highly successful projects throughout Europe, as well as the Middle East, Nigeria, Ghana, Namibia, Malawi, and Tanzania.
Ian’s skill is built on a long and successful commercial career spanning senior posts in British European Airways, East African Airways (Nairobi, Kenya), Hertz Corporation, Four Square Catering and Vending (Division of Mars), Avis Car Leasing (Joint venture with Midland Bank) and Team Training Europe.
He offers a rare combination of the highest accreditations possible in NLP (INLPTA Master Trainer), together with negotiation and conflict resolution studies at Harvard. With over 20 years experience of applying NLP in commercial contexts he provides access to learning from the absolute cutting edge of human leadership and personal development technology, alongside the academic rigour of the negotiation and conflict resolution models and strategies available from the Harvard Law School.
His ability to establish and maintain highly effective relationships under very difficult physical, emotional and cultural conditions enables breakthrough results to be achieved by his clients. In particular, with his skill and humour, it becomes possible to find a way through even the most challenging interpersonal, team and organisational issues that you are likely to face.
Ian has been described by the President of the International NLP Trainers’ Association (INLPTA) as “the one person who knows more about the structure, depth and complexity of commercial negotiations than any other in the global NLP community”.
Lynne I Kerry
Lynne has been working as a trainer and facilitator since 1986 and during that time has designed, developed and led hundreds of courses, across many different industry sectors, for all levels of personnel, in more than a dozen countries worldwide.
As Managing Director of Vievolve Ltd, she has developed particular expertise in Presentation Skills, Coaching, Communication and Influencing Skills training and has further enhanced her own vocal and stage skills through performance experience in theatrical and musical productions.
During a successful corporate career, Lynne held senior management positions in Sales & Marketing, Account Management and HR with A.C. Nielsen and Dun & Bradstreet. Her last corporate role was Senior Training Manager for Grant Thornton Chartered Accountants, where her primary responsibility was the delivery of a wide range of development programmes for Partners and Senior Managers in the Firm.
Her goal is to create environments which enable people to realise and develop their full potential. Her work reflects this in the high levels of rapport she creates, allowing situations which, while they may involve personal challenge and risk for clients, also provide high levels of support and encouragement to achieve the desired results.
Lynne is a member of the UK Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and holds international accreditation as a Master Practitioner and Certified Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP).