Lessons in Leadership: Board dynamics with Kim-Adele Platts

learn the essential principles of the non-executive director role

Kim-Adele Platts trained as a hairdresser after leaving school at 15, and by the age of 18 owned her own salon. She sold her business four years later to become a cashier at Halifax bank and quickly moved up the ranks. In the following years, she continued to work in the financial sector, for a wide variety of different companies and served at board level for a FTSE 250 company.

After taking a short career break, she decided to start another business: working as a board-level coach specialising in helping executives lead with humanity. Kim obtained a Level 7 diploma in Executive Coaching and Mentoring and received a Global Leadership Certificate from Marshall Goldsmith.

Alongside her own work, Kim is a Non-Executive Director on the board of Equals Trust and The Community Inclusive Trust (CIT).

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