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Sope is a husband, father, international professional coach and facilitator who works with executives and entrepreneurs across a broad cross-section of industries.
Sope designs and runs leadership development programmes focused on improving inclusion and psychological safety as well as dealing with complexity.
Sope spent over 15 years working in senior corporate roles in automotive, tech, finance and manufacturing sectors leading time in the UK and Europe. He understands very well the challenges of operating in a complex, fast-paced and ever-changing environment. His corporate experience helps him to get to the root of the problem facing his clients and to create a human centred solution.Get in touch
Sope believes that leadership is not about position or title but about influence which comes through building relationships. He feels clients are positioned to grow their influence when they engage in coaching which provides a space for them to learn and understand who they are and how they impact their colleagues and culture.
Drawing on a results-driven, hands-on approach, Sope walks alongside his clients enabling them to step outside of their comfort zone, stop procrastinating and take the necessary steps to achieve transformation, lead authentically and positively influence those around them. Sope equips his clients with the right tools to shift their mindset and put systems in place to create a solid foundation they can build on.
- Leadership Development
- Inclusion, Equity & Belonging
- Developing Authentic Relationship
- Shifting Mindset
- Developing self-awareness
- Managing Conflict
- Growing in confidence and influencing others
Training & Qualifications
- BSC Hons degree in Economics
- ACMA from Charted Institute of Accountants
- He is a member of the Association For Coaching (AC)
Some of his clients have included managers and leaders from
- Stella McCartney
- Axis Capital
- Moodys Corporation
- Jupiter Asset Management
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“Both from my personal experience of ECC’s approach, and from seeing the impact on our company I can particularly recommend their pragmatic approach and their insight into our collective and individual needs.”Senior Leader, Commercial Property Management and Investment Company
“The team is a pleasure to work with, consistently bringing expert advice and guidance, energy and professionalism to the partnership.”Diversity and Inclusion Executive, Multinational Investment Bank
"The coaches at ECC are commercial, pragmatic and highly focused. The coaching they provide on an individual basis has given valuable insight and helped our senior executives to gain greater perspective in terms of managing relationships, prioritising, strategic thinking, influencing and confidence."Senior Leader, Multinational Retailing Company
"I found my ECC coaching sessions incredibly valuable - for the unique and necessary space I was seeking as a sole proprietor to feel heard, understood and connected to a peer in business. My coaching experience provided a safe space where I could be the real me, and provided a relationship I could truly trust. Thank you ECC."Manager, Creative Retail Agency