ICF Professional Certified Coach with a track record of helping clients reach their goals in a partnership of encouragement, support, challenge and accountability
I am an established coach dedicated to helping my clients reach their goals and be the best they can be, I am trying to be the coach and mentor I wish I had had.
I have helped clients who are managers, directors and founders of businesses, from many cultures, countries and business sectors. Clients have described our work as transformational, enlightening and supportive in a relationship of trust, positivity, challenge and creativity.
I have a record of helping with leadership and management challenges, business development, strategy and process change. I work with clients from many sectors and have developed significant experience with clients in IT, engineering, project management, finance and manufacturing. I also work with the ICRC coaching NGO managers and leaders in a variety of challenging conditions where managing the organisation, stakeholders, teams and ultimately beneficiaries bring unique expectations and complexities.
I help professionals with cv creation, interview coaching and the challenges of job search where having a partner can be both effective and encouraging.
Whether its for work or for personal challenges I help my with their creativity, motivation and performance towards success. My aim is to help my clients progress, achieve their goals and be the best they can be.
“Matthew is able to quickly size up a business situation, providing insightful coaching, I would highly recommend.” - Firoze Nazar, Managing Director, Coogan London Limited
“Matthew is positive, supportive, trusting, goal oriented, knowledgeable and approachable. He always listens actively, observes and give constructive feedback. He is awesome as a coach.” Ebru Yardimci; CFO at Zubizu
“The coach guided me to follow right steps for the successful interviews and helped me through to achieve my goal of an international career in ING Amsterdam.” Mine Çakır Kılıç, Assistant Vice President, ING Global
“Matthew is an excellent coach. First he earned my trust by creating an open communication and solid relationship. He always asks right questions at the right time, resulting in many Aha! moments. However what makes him different and better from other coaches is, he doesn’t let you leave the session just only enlightened, instead, he ensures that your goal is set and your action plan is defined before you leave and he knows how to make you accountable for it.” Aysen Buyukakin Borekci, Big Data & Advanced Analytics Unit Manager / Garanti BBVA Teknoloji.
“He helps you to reveal your successful sides and development areas quickly and support you to shine and grow.” Yaprak Aral - Turkey IT Lead - Roche Diagnostics
“Darkpov is a creative production company based in Istanbul. After we started to receive coaching service from Matthew, our work has become more organized and productive. Our vision has expanded with this advantage. It is a privilege to work with him.” Mert Sismanlar, Co-Founder
“After I started working with him, I changed my approach to my challanges. He helps me notice different perspectives on issues. He always supports me to reach my goals. It is enough to say ‘Matthew I need this’. Sometimes he cares about me more than me!” Aslı Dikicioglu, Technical Office Manager - Layher Turkey
“After I started working with Matthew, I made important progress in my business life. By changing my perspective on the daily life issues, allowed me to create many opportunities for myself. Coaching has increased my awareness by showing me what I need to do to resolve many issues that I cannot overcome and the steps I need to take for my personal development.” Oytug Ismail Sirma, Head Of Logistics, Layher Turkey.
"If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be." - Maya Angelou.