angela kimberly   

Name and position

 Associate Consultant



Developing and promoting enterprise

Business Coaching and Development

Facilitating education clients in business development

Project management


Professional Experience


Angela has over twenty years in the commercial sector and fifteen years in the public sector, as well as extensive experience in government funding and the business and education market.  Angela has provided services including business coaching, consultancy, training and workshop delivery to over 1000 SME’s and individuals and over 100 providers and colleges. She is also an approved Growth Coach for Growth Accelerator, a three year  government high growth coaching scheme recently launched in April 2012.

Angela has significant experience working with brokerage, pre employment programmes, business start up workshops and high growth business coaching.  She has held contracts working with government bodies and intermediary organisations including KMPG, Association of Colleges for the Eastern Region (ACER), The Learning Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) and Ixion Holdings. She has also held contracts with SSC (Lantra), Awarding Body (ILM), The Consultancy Home Counties (TCHC), and EMB.

She has extensive experience in business strategy, business planning, project management and business development, and has bid, won and delivered projects and services in the business and education market. Angela was also an Investors in People adviser and a Business Adviser for seven years, as well as managing a team of business advisers. She is a Prince 2 Practitioner and has an ILM Coaching Level 3 Certificate and an ILM Certificate in Management.

Angela has won three awards –Lantra Sector Skills Council Woman and Work Skills Coach 2010, Southend Business Woman of the Year 2010 and the winner of  Essex County Awards for small Business 2 Business 2011. She was also a finalist in the small business category in 2011.

Interests outside of work


When Angela is not at work, she enjoys other people’s company and likes to socialise and travel.  She also likes to keep fit and several years ago ran the London Marathon in her target time. Angela has held NED positions and is currently an NED of Southend Radio Station.