Meet The Team

 

George Karaseras C Psychol MScManaging Director
A founding Director of Leap, George’s expertise lies in leading culture change, team development and executive coaching  programmes, and in joining up all 3 disciplines to provide his clients with integrated, elegant and highly efficient solutions to their people and change issues. Read more…
  Caroline KarserasFinance Director
Caro’s role is to ensure Leap financial systems are set up appropriately, are managed efficiently and are continually updated to be consistently fit for purpose. Caro makes sure Leap is supported behind the scenes and together with Michelle she administers the business so that it runs smoothly and effectively for all of Leap’s clients. Read more…
MBodalia 2 Michelle Bodalia, Office Manager and EA
Michelle joined the Leap team January 2014.  She is half Australian half Welsh which makes for colourful debate when it comes to sport….needless to say she usually wins. Read more…
graham_sq Graham Oddey, BScConsultant
Graham has over 25 years of experience of helping improve people performance in organisations, both as a line manager and as a consultant. He specialises in change management, executive coaching, creating and facilitating high performance teams, skills transfer and Lean Six Sigma. Read more…
john_sq John MorleyConsultant
John is a change management consultant specialising in organisation and process improvement, leadership effectiveness and behavioural change, to support business change. Read more…
Mike O'Dwyer Michael O’DwyerConsultant
Michael has a high level of energy, organisation, natural inquisitiveness and an insatiable drive for excellence to all his clients but always seeking practical and realistic solutions for the business owner. Read more…
martin_sq Martin Hazell, MBA, CMC, CIMAConsultant
Martin brings expertise in strategy formulation and execution. Martin also has a strong focus on outcomes and a passion for enabling people to understand and overcome barriers to personal and corporate change. Read more…
sarah_sq Sarah Lewis, CPsychol, AFBPsSConsultant
Sarah specialises in large group facilitation and is well known for her expertise in applying the techniques of appreciative inquiry to team development and organisational change. Read more…
sarahl_sq Sarah Law, CPsychol, ABPsS, NLP, Consultant
Sarah Law is a chartered occupational psychologist with extensive design, development and delivery expertise in both public and private sectors. Read more…
deborah_sq Deborah Barleggs CPsychol, AFBPsS, Consultant
Deborah is a chartered psychologist specialising in assessment and development. Her expertise is in extracting the critical elements of success and developing role profiles and recruitment processes that deliver sustained excellence. Read more…
amanda_sq Amanda Cowan, CPsychol, BPS, CMI, Consultant
Amanda is an organisational psychologist and a member of the British Psychological Society, the BPS Coaching Special Interest Group, the Association of Business Psychologists and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Read more…
david_sq David Woollard BA, MED, Chartered MCIPD, Consultant
David is an experienced trainer who has designed and led a wide array of HR programmes including performance management, recruitment, selection and assessment, coaching and mentoring, formal and informal discipline and absence management. Read more…
claire_sq Claire Dale BA Hons, MA, Consultant
Claire is an experienced coach and trainer who specialises in physical intelligence, presentational skills training, personal presentation and presence. Read more…
julie_sq Julie Pelych BA Hons MIPD, Consultant 
Julie Pelych has 20 years’ experience as a consultant working in a wide range of organisations in the private and public sectors. Read more…
Neil Winter CPsychol, CIPD, HCPC, MBA, Consultant
Neil is an experienced practitioner specialising in executive assessment and development at Board level.  He has 20 years’ experience of consulting to blue chip organisations in both the private and public sectors. Read more…
Pauline Grant MA MSc CPsychol AFBPsS, Consultant
Pauline Grant has been a Business Psychologist for over 20 years, including at Ashridge and YSC Ltd, working to increase leadership effectiveness with individual executives and teams, and through cutting edge development programmes. Read more…
Julia E. Knight Sq Julia E. Knight BSc, MSc, C. Psychol. AFBPsS, HPC Registered, Consultant
Julia is a Chartered Psychologist who has over 15 years experience working extensively with organisations in the public, private & third sectors.  Julia’s consultancy work, focuses on applying best practice psychological approaches in the areas of leadership development, bespoke assessment design, and personal development training. Read more..
Chris Caldwell Chris Caldwell
Chris is currently an Occupational Psychology MSc student at the University of Hertfordshire. He is well practised in, and committed to building helpful professional relationships with prospective clients. Throughout his research and studies Chris has acquired a good understanding of team functioning and how specific team processes can inform effective teamwork outcomes. Chris’ areas of interest include organisational culture change, team functioning and leadership development.