Meet our brilliant team of unique, passionate, and (dare we say) charming individuals.
Trayton Vance
CEO, Founder & Executive Coach

Our seasoned executive coach and facilitator, serving C-suites, HR, and L&D leaders across various sectors for 15 fabulous years.

Marc Wicks
Skills Director

A multi-skilled and approachable consultant, leader, advisor, mentor, and trainer, Marc delivers dynamic leadership training and team building across all levels of business management.

Nicky Foster
Coaching Director

An experienced leader and coach, Nicky works with our coaches and facilitators to deliver our individual and group coaching solutions.

Pippa Vance
Operations Director

Pippa oversees the financial, legal, and contractual elements of the business. Pippa has been with Coaching Focus since our creation and plays an integral role in the day-to-day running of the business.

George Lumley
Senior Client Partner

George is responsible for our Creating Coaching and Mentoring capability offer and works closely with our clients to deliver impactful and sustainable coaching solutions.

Henry Lumley
Client Partner

Henry works together with our coaches and facilitators and supports the delivery of our coaching solutions.

Kayleigh Skilton
Client Partner

Kayleigh works closely with our coaches and facilitators and supports delivery of our coaching leaders and teams solutions.

Evie Chant
Client Partner and Marketing Lead

Evie collaborates closely with clients to understand their unique goals and helps facilitate the delivery of our ILM courses, Masterclasses, Skills Workshops, and Webinars.

Nick Cowley
Non-Executive Director

Nick stepped down from the Oxford Group leadership team in 2021 and now focuses his own practice and providing consultancy to help businesses grow.

Maureen Sumner Smith
Non-Executive Director

Maureen has enjoyed a long and varied 40 year corporate career in various commercial roles including Chief Commercial Officer EMEA at BSI. She joins us to bring that experience and help us grow.

Phoebe Kirwin
Client Partner

Phoebe supports our Coaching Hub and supports the delivery of our coaching and development programme solutions.