Elisa French

The Team at JFCA

Elisa French, PCC, CCC, CEC, CMC

  • 17 + years management experience in real estate, relocation and energy industries
  • 10+ years experience as an executive coach and a strong track record of results
  • Professional Certified Coach (P.C.C.) – International Coach Federation
  • Leads accredited coach training programs and coaches for Results Coaching Systems
  • Active on the Advisory Committee of the European Relocation Agency and Oxford Brookes University’s relocation coaching program

Elisa French works internationally in the domain of Executive Coaching , Strategic Management and Learning & Development. Over the last 15 years, her clients have hired her to achieve breakthroughs on the toughest of organizational and personal goals. After working with Elisa, her executive clients are regularly promoted or experience major improvements in their personal engagement and team creativity ultimately leading to better business results.

As a successful business owner and entrepreneur with over 20 years of international experience, Elisa French has a proven track record in professional services, foremost coaching, training and facilitation. She has facilitated organizational as well as individual transformations for a wide range of clients from small businesses to large corporations, including Henkel, KPMG, Arthur D Little, Metro Group, TetraPak, Deloitte, Johnson & Johnson, Vorwerk, Nokia, Vodafone.

Anyone who has worked with Elisa has experienced how effective she is as a change agent. With her bold and energetic style, Elisa maintains a balance of human empathy and integrity whilst keeping the bottom-line business results in mind. Her approach is founded on principles that align the dimensions of head, heart & hands to better lead your company, lead your community/team and lead yourself to tangible and sustainable success. Her successful track record in change, leadership and organizational development draws mainly from her expertise in blending neuroscience based “brain-friendly” tools with systems models, experiential and solutions focus methodology.

Elisa has a background in professional education and a passion for lifelong learning. An active member in the global Neuroleadership Group from the start, she is frequently invited to provide fresh thinking in HR development advisory boards; most recently at the European Relocation Agency and Oxford Brookes University. Her keynote titled “It’s a Brain Thing” for Leadership, Sales & Negotiations, Customer Management, Coaching & Culture Change are booked regularly at international conferences.

As a German/American citizen, Elisa works fluently in both languages.

Elisa is married to a Scotsman. The French-Nicol’s moved their home from Germany to the Washington DC Metro area early in 2014.