Lorna Clayton

Lorna Clayton

    Lorna Clayton

    Professional Coach, Middle East

    Lorna is a Human Resources professional with over 20 years’ experience. Lorna relocated to Abu Dhabi in 2015.

    BACKGROUND
    Lorna’s background is in insurance, asset management and investment banking, where she worked as a senior HR Business Partner. She has also held roles in Learning and Development, Training and Talent Management. A Member of CIPD, she has extensive experience in employee relations, including highly complex restructures and redundancy programmes.

    EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
    Lorna has qualifications in Career Coaching, Organisational Behaviour (PGDip from Birkbeck), psychometric testing (BPS Level B, specializing in MBTI) and Stress Management (as a certified HeartMath coach). In addition, Lorna has significant coaching experience with senior managers, which has since led Lorna to specialize in Coaching and Management Development.

    APPROACH TO COACHING
    With 4 young children, Lorna is very mindful of the personal challenges faced by those needing a better work-family balance and is especially passionate about parental-transitional coaching, as well as helping others work through significant changes in their lives. Practical, empathetic and action oriented, Lorna provides assured support and guidance in difficult situations.