Janette Illingsworth



Janette is a highly experienced coach who has been working with senior and executive leaders since 2002. Her passion lies in providing personalised 1:1 coaching, helping senior leaders leverage their strengths and values for personal and professional fulfilment. With over 20+ years of experience as a coach, leader, and talent creation consultant, Janette’s career has spanned across various industries and continents, providing her with valuable lessons and successes.

Janette’s approach is focused on leaving a positive and transformative legacy through talent creation, development, and well-being within high-performing teams and leaders. She brings a strategic mindset and a deep passion for unlocking human potential to all her coaching engagements.

Her strong academic foundation includes a Master’s in Strategic Organisational Development and Human Resources, an ICF-recognised Executive Coaching certification, Gallup Certified Clifton Strengths Coach, and Myers Briggs Practitioner. Janette’s expertise is further enriched by her involvement in industry advisory boards for the hospitality, coaching, and education sectors.

Clients appreciate Janette’s down-to-earth and straight-to-the-point coaching style, which quickly establishes a trusting partnership for achieving optimum growth and success. She enjoys engaging in meaningful conversations that lead to new discoveries and a growth mindset, even uncovering unexpected insights for her clients.

Outside of coaching, Janette loves spending time outdoors, exploring new places and cultures with friends and family, listening to podcasts, and practising Pilates weekly.