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Visiting speakers

We have a variety of guest speakers from different sectors and regions of the world teaching on the programme that vary each time the programme runs.

Karen Glossop

Presentation and Communication Consultant, Voicecraft
 
Karen’s expertise is in coaching people to explore different approaches to how they present their messages, whether they're writing words on the page or speaking to a live audience. She helps people develop an effective preparation process; deal with their vulnerability in front of audiences; structure messages creatively and persuasively; and make the impact they want.

Paul Murray

Presentation and Communication Consultant, Voicecraft
 
Paul has been working for fifteen years in the business sector as a presentation and voice trainer. He has extensive experience as a role-play actor in recruitment and assessment for Reed Learning International and for Professional Roleplayers Ltd. He has done extensive work with both Atkins and Hyder engineeering companies, and also for the BBC.

Julia Taylor 

Presentation and Communication Consultant, Voicecraft

Julia has led sessions in creative communication leading busienss schools for 18 years. She has also run varied interpersonal communication workshops with high profile clients including Google, British Aerospace, BT and Barclays. She really enjoys bringing out the best in every individual as a performer, physically, vocally and creatively.

Susan Henry

Voice and Communication Consultant, Voicecraft 
 
Over the last 22 years, Susan has developed a technique which combines the above skills to help her clients release their vocal power and range and utilise their influencing skills whenever they speak in public. She is known for her inspirational, relaxed yet thorough approach and for getting results.
 

Brendan  Kelly

HR Director, Credit Suisse
 
Brendan Kelly is HR Director with Credit Suisse, based in Singapore. He leads the teams responsible for organisational development in Asia Pacific, and for globally emerging executive talent. Credit Suisse employs 46,000 people, with 12,000 of them based in 16 countries across Asia Pacific. It serves clients through its Private Banking and Wealth Management, Asset Management and Investment Banking businesses. Brendan’s responsibilities extend to all Credit Suisse businesses. 
 

Sasha Behar

Programme Lead, Olivier Mythodrama
 
Sasha combines her experience as an actor and her training as a coach and counsellor, to powerfully address both the practical and psychological aspects of transformation.  She takes particular pleasure in giving clients the confidence to really express themselves, with spontaneity and passion.

Philip Cumbus 

Programme Lead, Olivier Mythodrama

Philip is an actor, director and teacher who trained at RADA and the Kings College London. He has extensive experience running workshops with non-actors, businesses and corporate groups using Shakespeare to connect to their own experiences.