Liz Rider

Our executive coaches work across the World’s top business schools and global organisations helping individuals, teams and businesses to get the best from their people. As seasoned Chartered Occupational Psychologists we understand how shared mindset and leadership integrity drive exceptional business performance.

Executive Coach

Collaborative mentor Bringing high energy and a synergistic style supported by evidence-based psychological insight

Values-driven Supporting leaders to bring authenticity to the table, and engage in a journey of awareness, insight and challenge

Genuine and direct Building authentic rapport and facilitating frank and honest dialogue on challenging topics

Liz is an executive coach with Career Synergy and has over 20 years experience consulting to FTSE 100 companies working in the development arena which includes coaching, leadership and talent development. She passionately believes that organisations can be much more successful when individual performance is maximised and leaders are fully equipped with the skills to do their role.  She helps individuals identify key strengths and overcome obstacles to achieve outstanding performance.

As an accredited coach with Barclays Plc for 3 years and a transformational coach at RBS she has helped leaders to be the best they possibly can be. Liz has worked with one of the big 4 professional service firms for over 12 years in UK/Europe and offshore, assessing, coaching and developing their talent on the journey to partnership.  She has a reputation amongst peers for working with “difficult” clients requiring challenging feedback and is able to do this in the most positive of manners.

She has delivered a breadth of diverse leadership development programmes and whether it’s Coca Cola in Moscow or aspiring senior civil servants at the Cabinet Office, Liz is able to adapt easily to new situations, fitting in to different cultures seamlessly. She loved running a values based leadership programme for 3 years across Europe for a Danish bank and equally enjoyed delivering a management development programme to one of the UK leading charities. Liz is motivated by variety and the richness that each of these client experience bring.


Liz is a Registered Coaching Psychologist (BPS), Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the BPS, holding a BA Hons in psychology and MSc industrial psychology. She is qualified in the MBTI, OPQ32, WAVE, 16PF5, Firo B Elements, HPI, Talent Q Dimensions, Strength Scope, CPI and Thomas Kilman.

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