Has led the successful implementation of a global management development programme for a major bank in Europe, Americas and Asia Pacific.

Facilitates and coaches multi-organisational and multi-discipline teams in collaborating effectively to achieve challenging performance goals.

Responsible for the growth of IDG’s business in Jordan and other parts of the MENA Region.

Executive coach to senior management and their teams to develop their leadership and team-building capabilities across a variety of sectors including engineering, financial services, education, health and professional services.

Prior to joining IDG in 2002, Jimmy founded and led Gordon Cooper Associates (a people development consultancy) for 20 years – clients included Deloitte, Disney and Honeywell.

After graduating in law from Edinburgh University, Jimmy worked for two international advertising agencies; established the publicity & fund raising department of a national charity and was then appointed first Youth Director of the Conservative Party.

Clients describe Jimmy as “passionate about enabling individuals, teams and organisations achieve sustainable change”; “a-well-travelled man who is adept at enabling clever people deal with human beings!”