Marianne O’Connor


Marianne is a qualified executive coach, trainer and speaker. Originally an actor she combines her coaching and communication skills to help professionals develop their personal brand and presence.

A creative, intuitive, performance driven coach. Clients have commented on her talent to engage and her ability to create a supportive yet challenging environment which results in increased confidence, clarity, and motivation. She designs and delivers creative, experiential programmes working internationally with clients to develop their personal impact and influence.

Marianne has a passion for working with women in leadership and has a track record of working with senior and high potential women on how they can develop their personal brand. She has designed and delivered Female Development Programmes for organisations including Animated Women UK, The Labour Party, Kings College and Unison.

“Marianne has a real talent to engage and creates a coaching environment that is supportive yet challenging. Her feedback to me has been incredibly insightful and has enabled me to build confidence and significantly increase my influence and interpersonal skills”

Supporting Leaders and Teams at:
  • Coca-Cola Hellenic
  • Nissan
  • NHS
  • Norfolk County Council
  • Leaders in Sports
  • Sport England
  • European Tour

Articles and inspiration:

Lessons in Agility From A Dancer Turned Professor
From Jennifer Jordan
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How Do Stories Move People To Action?
From Management Futures
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Pioneering Women at Management Futures and Nissan
From Management Futures
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How the Best Bosses Interrupt Bias on Their Teams
From Joan C. Williams and Sky Mihaylo
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