Owner of Accelerate Development, Coach & Facilitator
Des Christofi owns Accelerate Development, a consultancy that inspires and enables individuals and teams to “shake their ground from a platform of strength” for optimum performance and potential at an individual, team and organisational level. As a coach and facilitator, Des thrives on getting her clients (whether individuals, teams or groups) to acknowledge and cut through the internal and external interferences holding them back from achieving outcomes, success and fulfilling their purpose and ambition. Des has spent 17 years working across different industries and in different national cultures across Europe, the Middle East, USA and Asia Pacific. Des is an accredited CTI Coach and accredited in the Dr Harry Schroder Behavioural Model, Peter Hawkins Team Coaching model and in a range of psychometrics including; MBTI, SDI, Leadership Orientations, WAVE, Individual and Team Strengthscop. She is certified in techniques such as Transactional Analysis, Systemic Coaching and constellations and Neuro Linguistic Programming. On a pro-bono basis, Des coaches CEOs of social enterprises and mentors girls looking to get into the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) sector.