Samantha is an experienced change, communication and organisation development professional with over 20 years experience in a range of commercial, public and not for profit businesses. Industry sectors include broadcasting, FMCG, energy, retail, publishing and urban development. Samantha is accustomed to working with businesses of varied scale, from ‘one man’ start ups, to some of the world’s largest and most complex organisations, including BP and Unilever.
She has a strong track record of supporting organisations through major transitions and during times of uncertainty, as well as during day-to-day operation. Samantha regularly advises at Board / Vice President level to shape and implement strategies which actively support organisational aims. She also provides coaching and mentoring for senior leaders, as well as rising stars being fast tracked for development. Samantha has substantial experience in engaging and motivating diverse groups to deliver consistently outstanding results in challenging and constantly shifting environments. After leaving the BBC, where she led internal communication for a number of highly sensitive change programmes, Samantha focused on the challenges of the global marketplace. She is currently advising on a major change programme whose team members are spread across 30+ countries, supporting a key user base of 10,000 people worldwide.