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Karen Bharaj

Executive Coach

Relevant Qualifications and Skills

ILM 7 in Executive Coaching and Mentoring
CIPD Organisational Development
Leadership Development
Team Development
Training Design

Relevant experience

Karen is an experienced Executive Coach, People Consultant, Facilitator and Trainer, who is driven by her belief in the capacity of every individual and organisation to change and grow. She has over 15 years experience working with the charity, creative and corporate sectors in roles responsible for strategic development and managing team development until establishing her consultancy in 2015.

Karen has significant experience of coaching people at all stages of their careers who are going through periods of transition or significant growth. She is currently managing coaching programmes for recent Directors appointed to Board level for the first time as well as a programme for individual contributors in their first professional role to help develop their career plans. Karen develops and delivers bespoke leadership and team development programmnes focusing especially on personal leadership and human skills as central to business success, as well as bespoke and ILM accredited coaching skills programmes. She also delivers train the trainer sessions and collaborates on instructional design projects to help companies bring their training to life and achieve the best outcomes.

Current Clients Include

NHS, EY, Hallmark Cards, Ecrebo, Titus Learning, Border to Coast, 1st Locate, LiveTime Learning, LEP Growth Service, Greyfriars Financial Advisors


“Karen is equipped with an intuition comparable only with a superpower found in a Marvel comic. Karen helped me to figure out my challenges and set in motion a clear path to free myself of the shackles that were preventing me from being who I was capable of being. Karen was a very welcome ray of sunshine and I will forever be in her debt. Highly recommended, everybody should have a Karen in their life.” – Abigail Brown, Independent Financial Advisor