Averil Leimon is a leadership psychologist, coach, author and international speaker. She specialises in transforming people and organisations using her unique blend of sound positive psychology and business insight.
Through her company, the White Water Group, she works with senior people to access their full potential. One of Averil's passions is for fairness at work through gender equality that will benefit women by opening opportunities and make life fairer for men too.
Averil is a regular commentator in the media on a range of issues. She has been interviewed by BBC News, taken part in Women's Hour debates and reviews the papers regularly for Sky News.
She says her next book will be 'a bit bossy, as I really want women to gain confidence and achieve much more of their potential so I am passing on all the findings of my work with women in a quick to read format'.
The Independent on Sunday listed Averil as one of the UK's top 10 coaches.