People

Sue Delafons – Senior Associate

Sue is an experienced strategist and executive coach. She has worked extensively at board level across sectors, on leadership development, governance business planning, performance management (including balanced scorecards/KPIs) and organisational change.

Sue was an Account Director at Saatchi & Saatchi before taking an MBA at London Business School. She then worked for many years at the MAC Group/Gemini Consulting, where she was Vice President and Head of Strategy in the UK office, before setting up her own practice. She is also a qualified executive coach and was a member of Faculty at the London School of Coaching from 2005-2009.

Her clients have included St John Ambulance, The Samaritans, The Girls’ Day School Trust, The National Trust, Forum for the Future, Asthma UK, City University, SE England Development Agency, Camden and Hackney Councils, Deloitte, EDF Energy, Tesco and O2.

From 1998-2006 Sue was a Trustee, Chair of the Fundraising and Communications Panel and latterly Vice-Chair of Sight Savers International. She founded and co-chaired GRIT, the London Business School Voluntary Sector Alumni Network from 2001-2009. Sue has an MA in History from Newnham College Cambridge, was elected an Associate of Newnham in 2004, and mentors current students.