Georgina Corscadden

Master Coach, Psychologist, Author, Speaker, Thought Leader and Purpose at Work Advocate

Georgina is one of Ireland’s leading executive coaches and an experienced speaker with over 30 years’ pioneering leadership and the core development of people to ignite purpose at work. She is renowned for being authentically curious, purpose driven and committed to making a difference at the DNA level of client organisations.

Her style is warm and engaging with a “feel good” factor which leaves her audiences feeling empowered, positive and with an expanded sense of possibility, whilst always being academically grounded. Georgina has a proven track record of speaking on a range of topics and to a wide variety of audiences in Ireland, UK, Europe, Australia and US with a talent for anchoring memorable tools and techniques for all present.



Georgina Corscadden is currently CEO of Peak Connexxion Training Group and Director of Imperative Europe (Purpose at Work). She was a Senior Faculty Member and Programme Director with the Irish Management Institute and previously has been Director of training and recruitment at Saatchi & Saatchi, Director at Ogilvy & Mather and Manager at Marks & Spencer. Georgina also had a training consultancy business in London, working with BBC and ITV television in strategic coaching.

Having worked nationally and internationally at CEO, senior and board level both in the private and public sector, Georgina offers a range of perspectives. She has worked closely with Facebook, ABN AMRO, Allianz, Abbott, Boston Scientific, Bayer, Coca Cola, AIB, KPMG, Musgraves, Citigroup, Trinity College Dublin, the Department of Public Enterprise and Reform, the Revenue Commissioners etc. Her expertise, academic grounding and ethical approach to all her endeavours enable her to work within a wide variety of organisations with success. Georgina holds an MBA, BSc (Hons) Psychology and a Diploma in Executive Coaching (Distinction).

Since the late 1980s, Georgina has pioneered ‘best practice’ Women in Leadership programmes in Ireland, UK and Brussels, both in the public and private sector, and initiated the first Diversity Conference in Ireland. She is particularly skilled at connecting with multi-cultural audiences and she has an ongoing active involvement with the RCSI leadership programme in Bahrain and Dubai.

Georgina designed the first Accredited Irish Public Sector Coaching Award and is also credited with bringing “Emotional Intelligence” into Ireland in 1999. She was the first and is still the only Certified “Purpose at Work” coach and trainer in Europe, and is involved in exciting research relating to its science.

In fact, she has an ongoing involvement in research on a range of areas, including Quality of Life for senior and middle managers for RCSI, 360 competency models for managers and a performance coaching model.

Georgina has also published extensively in the national press in UK and Ireland, and is currently writing a book on “Purposeful Leaders”. She is the author of key articles on Coaching, Teams and HR in the 'Irish Management Institute Handbook',  an essay on underlying motivations in 'The Handbook of Management' in 2004, and published an e-book in 2011, 'Motivating Others'.

Watch Georgina in action here.


Inspiring Motivation

Authentic Leadership

Igniting Purpose at Work

Empowering Leadership using the HERO technique

Boost your internal power and confidence like an Olympian or a Navy Seal

Micro politics of Action

Influence and Persuasion: engaging others

Resonant Leadership (Getting Traction Not Treacle)

Leveraging your Cognitive Power (It’s all in the MIND!)

Resilience and the Art of Flourishing

Get your way: choose the right communication channel

Women in Leadership: progress and challenges

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Personal Branding

"Thank you so much for yesterday - it was a great success and feedback has been wonderful. Your session was inspiring and highly motivating - I am sure there will be developments and changes amongst the participants as a result. We have certainly learned something about what women in Trinity want and plan to harness that." - Grace O’Malley, Trinity President TWG, Psychologist

"Let me start by thanking you for your valuable contribution to Wednesday’s conference. We were delighted to have you on our panel of speakers and I hope that you enjoyed the day.  Your presentation was very interesting, expertly delivered and really well received by all in the room... I thought you might be interested to know that your topic title received the most impressions and one of the highest click through rate on the lead up to this event." - Emma McBride,  Events & Training Development Manager, Public Affairs Ireland

"Georgina brought rigour and enthusiasm giving our professionals much valuable food for thought in relation to “managing under pressure” using the ‘Navy Seals’ model." - Matheson Law Firm

"Our Sales conference had a 100% attendance as Georgina also helped us design the day and one we will all remember and benefit for some time to come. We gave her a curve ball and she navigated it brilliantly." - PEI

"Georgina is known by reputation as each group continue to talk about her speaking sessions many, many months afterwards and constantly ask for more of ‘Authentic Leadership’." - RCSI (Bahrain)

"We have continued to leverage Georgina’s skills to lead, design and inspire our annual ‘Thought Leadership Symposium’ and she never disappoints." - Teagasc

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