Deborah is a facilitator and coach for the Fast Forward Group. She helps professionals grow their leadership capacities as their businesses and responsibilities evolve. She challenges managers to consider what kind of leaders they truly aspire to be and works
with them to make their intentions become reality.
She also coaches professionals to elevate their confidence and style when speaking in public. She trains her clients to extend their communication range and to amplify this fundamental leadership skill. She works on aligning each person’s communication style with the impact she/he is aiming to achieve by working on public speaking techniques, presence, voice, key messaging and delivery.
Deborah is also committed to the role women play in business and how they contribute as leaders. She helps them define and implement the positioning that suits them best, as they juggle challenging agendas both at the workplace and at home, and as they take on senior management positions.
Fluent in English, French and Italian Deborah is based in Paris and works with professionals across Europe in FMCGs, media companies, energy and transport multinationals as well as entrepreneurs.
Previous to being a coach, she worked in global marketing for 20 years, for luxury products and cosmetics with Unilever Italy and L’Oréal France.
Deborah has a BSc. in Economics (London School of Economics and Political Science), a marketing major (SDA Bocconi Milan) and is a certified CTI coach (CPCC).
After having lived in Zambia, England and Italy she has chosen to settle in France where she lives with her husband, 2 daughters and beige labrador Gin.