Jon Keen

 

 

A WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE

Jon is a senior advisor and coach, facilitator and trainer with over 10 years’ experience working with leadership and people development in small and large organisations. He specialises in supporting senior leaders and their development in times of significant change. He develops organisational talent through experiential programmes, sometimes in wild locations and embeds learning through workplace coaching.

Jon has extensive experience working internationally and developing diverse teams in close quarters in some of the most challenging of environments. His career began in Superyachts where he was fast-tracked to a position of ultimate responsibility as Captain. The transferable skills enabled Jon to successfully lead a property development company and a business to business sales team.

Jon went on to develop his skills in working with individuals, teams and the communities and organisations they serve. This led him to extensive training in group work, counselling and leadership coaching at the Institute of Psychosynthesis, where he graduated with a masters in Psychosynthesis Psychology.

He has worked with organisations such as Babcock Marine and Technology, Thales Group, BG Group, Morrison Utilities, BAE, Airbus, Rolls-Royce, National Grid, Sellafield, Britvic.

 

ILLUSTRATIVE CONSULTING ASSIGNMENTS

  • Designed and directed a two stage programme to embed ways of working aligned with the leadership model of a major electronic systems company. Over 200 participants have been through the programme to date
  • Facilitation of emerging talent and new leaders to align with new organisational values for leading soft drinks producer
  • Facilitation of international graduates of a multinational oil and gas company during its acquisition to develop their resilience, understanding and management of change
  • Development of 1st/ 2nd line managers’ communication, leadership and coaching ability for a steel producing company

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • MA in Psychosynthesis Psychology from Middlesex University
  • Diploma in Counselling from Institute of Psychosynthesis
  • Post Graduate 5DL Leadership and Organisational Coaching
  • Master of Yachts 200 tonnes (Ocean)
  • MLTUK Mountain Leader

 

INDIVIDUAL APPROACH

Jon helps others find the personal freedom to actualise their goals and those of the organisations they serve. He is interested in who you are most essentially and recognises that fulfilling potential often involves letting go of limiting identifications and mindsets. This happens when the whole person is present and in action.