ali stewart leadership coach 1Ali Stewart is a masterful executive and leadership coach who has taught the highly acclaimed Liberating Leadership system to leader-developers both in the UK and throughout the world. In October 2011, Ali won a national training award with The Meningitis Trust for the dramatic bottom line results they achieved together.

Ali is the only accrediting body for Liberating Leadership, first published as Leading & Developing High Performance, which is based on the extensive research and work carried out by leading change management expert, Chartered Occupational Psychologist and HR professional, Dr Derek Biddle. Ali worked alongside Derek, who is now enjoying retirement, for more than 20 years.

Co-creator of Pioneering Professional, formerly known as Self Directing Professional, a unique game raising programme for team members, Ali is committed to helping people at all levels of an organisation to achieve their own personal excellence.

Alongside Liberating Leadership and Pioneering Professional, Ali uses the dynamic personality-based Insights Discovery model to develop professionals, teams and leaders. Twice an Insights national award winner for her exceptional knowledge, Ali is a Regional Mentor for all UK Insights Discovery Licensed Practitioners. In 2012, Ali became one of the first accredited practitioners in the world to deliver the profound Deeper Discovery model.

Ali works with clients across a wide variety of market sectors both in the UK and abroad. Her client list includes Meningitis Now, The National College for School Leadership, The Royal Society for Medicine, NHS, Environment Agency, The Jelf Group, The Bateman Group, Sunswept Resorts, and St Lucia Distillers.



Ali’s approach is extraordinarily intuitive, positive and inspirational, with insight and guidance being offered in a way that is subtle, unobtrusive and non-judgemental” Judith Sparrow, Consultant

I made some big career decisions during and in the months that followed my coaching and am still doing so now with confidence and determination. I know this would have taken longer, I would have felt more isolated and the resulting actions would not be reaping rewards if I had not had Ali’s support and challenge. I would unreservedly recommend Ali as a coach” Amanda Downs, Commercial Leadership

You were an inspiration to me … by the end of last night I had sorted out my new business!” Beth Campbell, Founder The Healthy Business Project

You have made a positive impression already for my marketing and I know that I would benefit from a further injection of that Ali rocket fuel.” Sally Foan, Founder People Tree Training