Neil Jurd OBE
Neil Jurd is a specialist leadership coach and course director, who has held many senior appointments in the Regular Army and in Industry. More recently Neil has produced a series of leadership videos which are now widely in use across sectors, and his book ‘The Leadership Book’ receives excellent reviews.
Executive coach and facilitator for senior leaders and senior teams within Higher and Secondary Education. Neil prides himself on developing sustained, long-term coaching relationships with his clients and supporting them in their individual and team development efforts. He regularly facilitates offsite events, using psychometric profiling and experiential learning.
Sandhurst. Army Cadets. Trustee. Non-Exec Director.
In his army career, he taught at Sandhurst, and studied at Advanced Command and Staff College. Leading soldiers through a number of conflicts gives a unique insight into what makes people tick and how to get the best out of them.
In his spare time is Neil is the Director of the Army Cadet Force Initial Officer Training Programme, Founder and Trustee of the Michelle Jurd Trust – (a charity dedicated to Changing Aspiration Through Adventure for children, young people and veterans) and a Non-Executive Director for Alertacall.
Check what our clients say about us
“I have been very privileged to have experienced Neil’s leadership and coaching first hand – you won’t find a more inspirational and influential leadership coach anywhere on the planet!”
Steve Hill MBE
ADVENTURER /ULTRA MARATHON RUNNER /FUNDRAISER /DOFE AMBASSADOR /FOUNDER - TEAM HIL
“Neil’s coaching style is both tailored and results driven, and this is what gives him the edge as an executive coach – I cannot recommend him highly enough.”
HEAD OF STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT (SBS) LANCASTER UNIVERSITY
“The leadership course Neil directed and presented on which I attended in early 2020 has changed my perspective on life. Neil’s sessions were refreshing, enthusiastic and engaging. It has inspired me to make positive changes within the Army Cadet Force and become a drive for the future of our organisation .”
Army Cadet Officer
“I met Neil whilst he was facilitating a workshop on innovation and leadership. Not many people can hold a room, Neil effortlessly engaged me throughout and I would highly recommend Neil to any organisation wanting their staff or leadership team to be inspired and supported.”
FOUNDER - COMMANDO JOE