Biography - Anne Painter
Anne is an international talent development and learning consultant with over twenty years of experience. Originally from Toronto, Canada she has lived and worked in the UK since 1986. She has worked independently since establishing Green Tara Consulting Ltd. in 2007.
Prior to this Anne was a senior consultant for five years with Roffey Park Institute, a highly regarded executive and management development organisation with an international presence. While at Roffey her role involved designing and delivering programmes for middle to executive management levels in private and public sector organisations often including executive coaching. She also participated in research activities and conferences as well as public speaking engagements.
Currently Anne works with individuals as an executive coach, with groups/teams as a facilitator and with action learning sets. Her primary areas of interest are leadership development, interpersonal effectiveness and high performance team building. She is also experienced in blended learning and is an accredited virtual instructor. Her style has been described by others as client-focused, highly professional, engaging, right balance of support/challenge, open, knowledgeable and insightful.
Some examples of Anne’s work are:
Prior to joining Roffey Park, Anne worked independently and was involved in delivering several leadership and change management programmes as well as large-scale customer service excellence initiatives for organisations such as Alliance & Leicester (now Santander) BT and mobile telecoms. Before this she worked for American Express Europe and had senior roles in management and leadership development culminating in her appointment to Director of European Operations Training.
Anne also has the appropriate qualifications to administer psychometric testing, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, TMS and Firo Elements. She is also a qualified learning set advisor, coach and highly experienced in working with 360 degree feedback instruments. Anne has extensive international experience having worked in North America, Europe, the Middle East, UAE, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Mexico City.