Career Guide: Laure Fau
Laure is a highly experienced executive coach and consultant. She joined Position Ignition to build on her passion to help people in transition articulate their vision and to commit to making it a reality. She has coached people through a variety of challenges including job promotions, career changes, retirement and maternity. She works with Position Ignition because she truly believes that Position Ignition’s methodology and values foster an innovative approach to professional transitions.
Over the last 10 years, she has been working with senior managers, business leaders and entrepreneurs in the UK, Ireland and France in both English and French. Prior to becoming a coach Laure worked for over 12 years as a consultant with PwC and Ernst & Young. She worked on international projects and was responsible for managing cross-functional and cross-cultural teams in the delivery of supply chain restructuring projects for FTSE100 clients. She has gained extensive experience of delivering results and enabling performance through change. She has worked closely with boards and gained the credibility and confidence to work with senior executives.
Laure combines a career in consulting with a keen interest in making the most of talents. Her coaching style is warm and engaging, but also results driven and challenging. She is primarily respected for her ability to understand her clients’ agenda and challenges, to provoke thought and enable the exploration of a wide range of options.
She is a member of the Association for Coaching in the UK, and a Founding Member and previous Board Member of the Association for Coaching in Ireland. She trained to Inner Game coaching with Tim Gallwey and Sir John Whitmore.
Laure is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. She also holds a business degree from HEC Paris and a Master of Law from University College London.
Laure is married and a mother of 3 aged 12, 10 and 8 respectively. When not working, she is a keen skier, golfer and runner.