Marita excels at designing and delivering strategic bespoke wellbeing, coaching and learning solutions to organisations with budgets of all sizes. A recognised corporate wellbeing expert her unique approach integrates the principles of wellbeing, engagement, and talent development.
A change orientated professional, she has 25 years of people management and development experience. Alongside her contribution to the corporate world she nurtured her enthusiasm for fitness, health and wellbeing. She held various management roles in the Emirates Group that included Programmes Manager for the group wide implementation of a Safety Management System, Cabin Crew Manager, and Training Manager (Safety Management). Subsequent freelance projects included facilitation of a yearlong change programme for leaders at the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, and the delivery of DP World Global Senior Leadership training.
She now partners with senior business leaders across industries that span Aviation, Transport, Professional Services, Banking, Healthcare, Motorsport and Hospitality to strengthen and evolve company culture. She is also Lead Associate for the CIPD MENA Wellbeing portfolio.
Marita’s strengths lie in her ability to communicate and work with people, translating complex dynamics into actionable strategies. She has high personal energy, strives for excellence and brings a deep commitment to delivering solutions that work for you.Marita holds formal qualifications in Education, Creative Facilitation, Leadership, Safety Management, Nutrition, Fitness and NLP.
Areas of Expertise:
Human Resources, Talent Development Consultant, Certified Life Coach, The Why Initiative
Author, Speaker, Team Coach, The Team Space
Energetic Facilitator and Training Program Designer,
HR Consultant | HR Business Partner,
Senior Associate, Stephenson Harwood Middle East LLP
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