Meryl set up her own consultancy and coaching business in September 2007 after many years in the telecommunications industry. She specialises in senior executive coaching, leadership and consultancy services for buyers and suppliers. Her clients include FTSE 100 companies, major financial institutions, consultancy partnerships and global corporations. Meryl has extensive boardroom experience. She led the procurement, supply chain and property functions at BT plc for seven years and was responsible for an annual spend budget of £7bn. Prior to this role she was responsible for Customer Services, managing 13000 field engineers providing communication services to residential and business customers. At BT she was also companywide Champion for Corporate Social Responsibility.
She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply and sat on the board of management of the Institute for three years from 2007 to 2010. Meryl is a non-executive director of James Latham plc (where she is chair of the Remuneration Committee) and of Supplierforce. She is a previous director of Gateway to London and of The Institute of Telecoms Professionals. Meryl first trained as a coach in 1998 with Senn Delaney and since then has gained extensive coaching and mentoring experience. In 2009 she completed the Tavistock Institute’s certified Coaching for Leadership and Professional Development programme. She is currently undertaking a part time MSc at Birkbeck College, University of London in Organisational Behaviour.
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