With over 30-years of business experience drawing from international roles in Canada, Japan, United Kingdom, Monaco, and India, Ross is an executive coach and consultant well positioned to support senior leaders facing complex challenges. With his breadth of global experience, Ross was selected to be part of a Global Expert Coaching Team for senior executive leaders at some UN Agencies. Ross also provides senior executive coaching and consulting services through the LHHP International Center for Executive Options and the Senior Directors Unit EMEA hub in London.
During a successful career in financial services spanning over 25-years, Ross held senior roles in banking strategy, operational risk management, learning and development, global payments products, corporate sales, wealth management, and enterprise leadership. In 2013 and 2014, Ross won Royal Bank of Canada’s Private Banking Gold Award given to the top enterprise leaders across Canada. Prior to that in 2009 and 2011, Ross won the Barclays Chairman’s award for Individual Contribution to the Monaco and to the Europe regions respectively. In 2002 Ross was privileged to be part of the World Youth Day team organising the visit of Pope John Paul II to Toronto. In 2003 Ross relocated to England and worked as Deputy Fundraising Director at the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and after several years, Ross was headhunted by the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain to join its Executive Committee as Development Director.
Ross has served as Non-Executive Director on the boards of two UK charities in the past, and served on the board for the Canadian Centre for Diversity between 2012 and 2014 as Chair of its Development Committee as well as being Treasurer for a short period. Ross has coached senior professionals across Canada, the UK, and Continental Europe.
Ross is currently enrolled in INSEAD’s Executive Master degree programme in Consulting & Coaching for Change. Ross already holds an MBA in strategy and marketing, BA (Hons) in International Politics, and a Graduate Certificate in International Business Management. Ross successfully completed his UK Investment Management Certificate, the Canadian Securities Course, and holds the Personal Financial Planner designation in Canada. In his spare time, Ross enjoys traveling, writing, cooking, soft jazz, and going to the cinema.