Our Associates

Our associates are experienced industry leaders and experts in their field. They will work seamlessly with you to plan your leadership development activity for optimum impact and results.

Mark Bayley-Smyth

Executive Coach | Leadership Team Coach | Interim | Non-Executive Director 

As a proud Northerner, Mark is passionate about helping regional business leaders accelerate their growth rates and transform their businesses, whilst increasing their effectiveness and enhancing their business and personal lives. With 30 years’ business experience, from Engineering Apprentice to Managing Director, he is now focussing his time on helping business leaders make better decisions, deliver superior results, achieve balance and sleep better at night.

Mark has held senior management positions across a range of market-leading, international companies, corporates and SMEs in a variety of industries and disciplines, most recently as Managing Director at Siemens UK & Ireland. He has held senior leadership roles in large corporate carve-out, mergers and acquisition and new business start-up. Mark has led international businesses with revenues in excess of £300 million as well as started and built up his own business and advised SMEs on exit strategies.

Sally Prescott

Executive Coach | Leadership Team Coach | Interim | Non-Executive Director 

Sally has over 30 years of experience working within the hospitality industry.  Her energy and passion lies in enabling people to reach their peak performance, with the positive knock on effect on the team and business.

Sally is an ICF accredited coach and facilitates various leadership, customer service and wellbeing programmes, which are delivered with energy and fun to support organisations, teams and individuals achieve amazing results.

Given the right environment, Sally believes that individuals, teams and organisations can truly flourish and grow.