Oxford, Oxfordshire (PRWEB UK) 16 January 2013
The Oxford Leadership Academy is one of the world's top leadership development institutes with over 200,000 alumni, 215 Partners, Fellows and staff, providing organisational transformation, leadership development and executive coaching services for clients such as HSBC, McDonald's, Telefónica, Novartis, Akzo Nobel and Metro AG in 28 countries.
Announcing Michael Van Impe's appointment, Brian Bacon, Chairman and Founder of OLA, said that "the appointment of Michael Van Impe to the OLA Partner Board, is the latest step in the transition of OLA from a UK centric leadership institute to a truly global partnership. Michael has the experience, character and competence we have been looking for to lead the UK business. He brings a high level of professional expertise in organisational transformation and vast depth of experience in leadership development of top executives in multinational clients."
Michael Van Impe was previously Managing Director for Professional Services for the Centre for Creative Leadership (CCL). He was also Solutions Director Europe, Middle East and Africa at CCL. He has over 20 years' experience and a proven track record of implementing major transformation initiatives for Fortune 500 companies serving global industries across IT, Telecoms, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Automotive, Energy & Transport, Luxury Brands and FMCG. He has worked with large global corporations to lead and motivate diverse teams across both international and multi-cultural environments.
Michael stated that "Aligning people with strategy has been my life-long passion. I am strongly attracted to OLA's purpose of developing leaders who transform business for good. l am excited to join the Oxford Leadership Academy family, it enables me to leverage a global pool of outstanding professionals to provide world-class solutions to some amazing global clients".
Michael's full profile can be found on Linked in - http://www.linkedin.com/in/michaeljavanimpe.
Headquartered in Oxford UK, Oxford Leadership Academy specialises in the PEOPLE and CULTURE dimensions of complex organisational change within FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 corporations. With a stated purpose to develop leaders who transform business for good, OLA provides global corporations with organisational transformation services, leadership development and executive coaching which expands the leadership capacity of executives, enabling them to respond better to the needs of their business and society. http://www.oxfordleadership.com
For more information on OLA or to schedule an interview with Michael Van Impe, Founder Brian Bacon or Managing Partner, Andre Bischoff, please call Sarah Sprintall on +44 1869 261430/+44 7739 325119 or email sarah.sprintall(at)oxfordleadership(dot)com