Sabine Simmonds has over 25 years direct commercial and consulting experience working in the UK, Europe, Asia and Australia. She is deeply committed to creating a legacy of supporting people and organisations to become sustainable, enabling them to thrive in a rapidly evolving world.
Based in the UK for 18 years, Sabine founded and grew her own sales and marketing business – developing products, sourcing manufacture in Asia and marketing the brand throughout Europe and North America. She understands the commercial and personal realities of what it takes to generate a vision, lead a team, finance and grow a business in a competitive environment.
Following a mid-life career change, Sabine has spent 8 years in Australia as a mentor, coach and management consultant. Her commercial experience and keen focus on outcomes and deliverables, combined with her insight and willingness to confront hard topics, delivers results for her mentoring and consulting clients.
Grounded and calm, Sabine creates a safe space to have a difficult or vulnerable conversation that can lead to profound inner transformation and enables her clients to view challenges from entirely new perspectives. She helps people and teams become unstuck, transforming their business and bottom line results.
Sabine is a trusted mentor who brings compassion, understanding and authenticity to her client interactions. She encourages her clients to bring their ‘whole person’ to the business challenges they face, find meaning in their experiences and supports them to make bold, courageous changes.
Her clients include Worley Parsons, Origin Energy, Western Power, Zinifex Mining, the Australian Taxation Office, Medicare; and Special Olympics Australia and Pillars of Strength in the not-for-profit sector.
Sabine’s academic qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Canberra, Hoffman Teacher qualification from the UK Hoffman Institute, Executive Coaching levels 1, 2, 3 and Group Coaching from the Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership in Australia.
In addition to this, Sabine has over 20 years ongoing training in the areas of counselling, coaching, personal development including Non-violent Communication, NLP, Mindfulness and Facilitation. She is accredited in several 360-degree profiling tools including The Leadership Circle, Life Styles Inventory and Team Management Profile. Sabine speaks English and German fluently.