Executive Leadership Coach

James McIntosh

Ex CEO/President (private company, USA)
Ex Interim CEO (listed company, South Africa)
Ex Executive Board Member (listed industrial holding company, South Africa)

Independent coach, advisor and consultant to executives (since 1990)
On two continents in multiple sectors (from Advertising to Wealth Management)

Economist & MBA in theory
Leader & Manager in practice

Executive Leadership Coaching

Executives must lead.
Leaders must execute.
For success at the top you must be effective at both.


Succession planning works better when one person is coached to retire from the role and another is coached to take on the role.

Team Effectiveness

People don’t behave according to your strategies and instructions.
They act on their perceptions of strategies and instructions.

Beyond Nonsense Coaching

Nonsense is anything that stops you being successful. Yet, there always is some sense in nonsense, if you know how to look at it.