Supporting existing, aspiring, and reluctant leaders to discover their authentic leadership mindset.

Carreg Coaching Ltd offers Leadership Coaching, Career Coaching, Hiking & Coaching, and Leadership and Researcher Development course design and Facilitation.

Carreg Coaching was established in 2018. Gary Reed is the lead coach and facilitator.

Gary qualified as a leadership coach in 2018 and is an Associate Certified Coach of the International Coaching Federation.

Gary has over 25 years’ experience in Higher Education, both as a published management academic at Loughborough University; Director of Research, Business & Innovation at Aberystwyth University; and most recently with The Leadership Foundation, and consequently Advance HE, as Director of Membership (Wales). Gary is experienced in leading strategic partnerships between universities and industry, and he has worked with Welsh Government, HEFCW, Universities Wales, and higher education institutions supporting Leadership, Management, Governance, Learning & Teaching, and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. Gary is passionate about people development and equality.

Coaching Themes: Authentic Leadership, Change Management, Career Coaching, Management, Personal Development, Self Confidence, Strategic Thinking, Stress Management, Team Leadership.

Coaching Style: Gary has high emotional integrity and is very comfortable with his own vulnerability. His own leadership journey has embraced his imposter syndrome by increasing his understanding of his core values and how these contribute to his compassionate authenticity.

Gary has an intuitive, emergent and solution focussed style of coaching, and he attends to the needs of each coachee through attentive and powerful listening. Gary is calm, engaging, and attentive and he creates a safe and secure coaching space for clients. An important aspect of coaching is to be challenged and Gary does this compassionately by utilising his intuition to offer observations, challenges, and creative coaching techniques to help the coachee explore more deeply with their thoughts and feelings. Coaching Client testimonials are available via the Carreg Coaching website.

Code of Ethics: Gary is a member of the International Coaching Federation and adheres to their Code of Ethics.

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Phone 07970 681151