Denis is an independent Coach and Leadership Development Specialist and works as an Associate at Henley Business School, University of Reading in the UK and South Africa, specialising in executive coaching and senior board dynamics.

Born in Hong Kong of a Chinese mother and English father, he has an in-depth understanding of the challenges multiculturalism brings to the workplace. It is also the foundation on which his innate understanding of the psychological impact of diversity, inclusion and culture bring to the business environment is built.

Areas of Expertise

  • Executive Coaching
  • Applied Business Psychology
  • Organisational Trust

Past Clients

  • Waste Management
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Toys ‘R Us
  • Greenwood Roche
  • BDO
  • Cash Converters
  • Financial Markets Authority
  • Tax Management NZ
  • Crawford & Co.
  • Digital Arts Network
  • Ministry of Social Development
  • NZ Police Association
  • KPMG
  • Securicor
  • Several top UK legal firms


“Denis is able to take you into a journey of self-learning and revelation. I kept reflecting my experience in the workshop with my wife, colleagues and clients afterwards. In short, he is a great lecturer in personal leadership and excellent coach!”

“Denis’ multicultural background makes him a good communicator in a culturally mixed grouping. He has an interactive coaching style which creates a comfortable growing environment.”