Margaret Allen

A Cambridge University Graduate with a Master’s in Geography, Margaret spent her 10-year corporate career working in Diageo and Anheuser-Busch, where she was HR Director. Since setting up MEA Consulting Ltd, she has held Board level Non-Executive Roles at PLB wines and Davy’s of London.

She is a PCC credentialed coach with the International Coach Federation (registering well in excess of 500 hours coaching). She holds a Diploma in Professional Coaching Practice and a Certificate in Team Coaching Practice and participates in ongoing peer and professional supervision for her coaching practice.

As a Facilitator she trained with Stephen Covey and Zenger Miller and has recently become a founder member of the School of Facilitation Collective.

She is trained to administer and interpret MBTI (Step 1 & 2), SDI & SHL psychometric profiling tools and 360-degree feedback systems.

On a personal note, she was a school governor for 9 years. She is passionate about being outside, sport and travelling to new and different places.


What her clients say:

Working with Margaret has been a phenomenal opportunity to unpick my internal thought processes and deal with the pressures associated with a senior leadership position in a complex setting. Margaret’s approach to the sessions immediately placed me at ease with difficult issues being explored and new behaviours learnt. Her warmth, encouragement, and passion to help others succeed supported our work and I have learnt both from Margaret and perhaps of equal importance, myself. I would recommend Margaret unreservedly.

Margaret is a fabulous facilitator – inspirational.

Margaret has a very candid personality and is a great facilitator and very effective coach.

She was very amazing and a superb coach. She facilitated our team sessions and learnings very nicely in terms of balancing the group dynamics, giving us enough time to explore, guiding us by her questions and providing insights. I found her very inspiring too.