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About the Author
Elaine is a principal lecturer and the leader of programmes for the International Centre for Coaching and Leadership Development at Oxford Brookes University in the UK, where she also directs the Doctor of Coaching and Mentoring Programme and supervises doctoral students. She is an experienced researcher, author and editor and has recently published Coaching Understood with Sage. She is also the founding editor of The International Journal of Evidence Based Coaching & Mentoring.
Tatiana is a Reader in Coaching Psychology at Oxford Brookes University, UK and a Visiting Professor at HSE, Moscow. She is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist recognised for her contribution to coaching psychology with the achievement award from the BPS in 2011. As an active researcher she has published many articles, book chapters and books including Developmental Coaching: Working with the Self. She is also a director of the annual International Conference in Coaching Supervision.
David Clutterbuck is visiting professor of coaching and mentoring at both Sheffield Hallam and Oxford Brookes Universities. Co-founder of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council and chair of the International Standards for Mentoring Programmes in Employment and a board member of the International Mentoring Association, he supervises coaches around the world. A regular amongst the list of HR Most Influentials, he is author or co-author of 55 books. He consults and lectures globally on coaching and mentoring.