Barbara is an inspirational and adaptable trainer, facilitator and coach specialising in cross-cultural and international executive communication, leadership across cultures, team building, creativity and presentation skills.
With a background in communications and international business, Barbara has lead large teams across multiple cultures. She brings genuine experience in the moment to her training, meaning she is able to relate theory to reality in any given situation.
Barbara has held a number of specialist positions, including Cross-Cultural trainer for Cartus, Relocation Expert for Brookfield GRS (previously Prudential Relocation) and Intercultural Trainer for Berlitz. She brings practical in-depth learning knowledge that makes a significant difference to both personal and business performance.
With over 20 years training experience Barbara has an experiential style of delivery. She is passionate about achieving high levels of learner involvement through performance training – meaning her audience are a central and active part of the training she delivers.
Barbara holds a Double BA (Hons) degree in International Studies and French from the University of Washington and is a Certified Intercultural Trainer and Coach as well as a Cultural Orientations Framework facilitator. Barbara delivers training in German, French and English.