At work

Gaye’s day to day role as Non-Executive Director involves executive and senior leadership coaching. Gaye’s 40 years’ experience in the corporate world, helping senior leaders to be the best versions of themselves, makes her perfect for the job.

Gaye started Next Steps Consultancy over 15 years ago and has worked across multi sectors including retail, manufacturing, NHS, financial services and Higher Education

Next Steps are Specialists in: Leadership & Team Development, Organisational Transformation, HR Partnering & Outplacement, Business Performance Improvement & Wellbeing.


At home

Gaye enjoys travelling far and wide, socialising, fine dining and entertaining at home in her cottage

Sadly, widowed Gaye has two adult children, they and their partners are important in her life. Being a Welsh girl she loves most sports including rugby and especially tennis, and attends Wimbledon every year.

Spotlight questions

Getting to know

What do you enjoy most about your job?

Getting to the heart of a business, and supporting and challenging those senior leaders to develop their own skills and achieve business success.

What motivates you at work?

Working alongside different teams and remembering that ‘every day is a school day’ for me too. We never stop learning.

Who inspires you? Why?

David Attenborough. His knowledge and his drive to keep on inspiring others

Tell us something people may be surprised to learn about you…

I’m getting married in May – what a great joy!

What’s at the top of your bucket list?

To see the polar bears and visit the Galápagos Islands

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