Noel is an executive coach focusing on the transformations needed to achieve greater business impact with individuals, teams and organizations. He began his career in accounting and investment banking in London, and moved into management consulting with Accenture’s Strategic Services group in San Francisco, then onto various leadership roles in the software industry—JDA/Manugistics, RIM/Good Technology, and SAP —before transitioning into coaching.
Noel holds a B.A. Honours Degree in Modern Languages from the University of Oxford, and an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He obtained his coaching certification from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching. As an occasional hobby, he engages in professional writing projects that span historical essays, industrial culture, and the history, science and culture of coffee around the world. He is fluent in French, German and Spanish.