Stephen Newman – Head of Coaching & Non-Executive Director

Stephen bring a unique set of skills to EP Partners. His career includes 19 years in executive recruitment at the highest level.  During this time, he worked on assignments across the globe for a portfolio of clients across a wide spectrum of industry, commerce and the public sector. After six years he opened his own search practice in the UK and concurrently launched and chaired an international  search business with 100+ offices in 35 countries. He sold part of the business to a NASDAQ quoted company, moving on to become an advisor to several global organisations to help them improve recruitment practice and drive value and excellence into the process. Today and for the last 13 years, Stephen works in consulting, coaching and advisory roles helping leaders at board level and senior managers achieve their objectives.

Stephen is passionate about supporting his clients as they drive change through their organisations. With his strong communication and facilitation skills he enjoys ongoing relationships with his clients, whether it is helping them to deliver short-term wins, or get clarity around long-term business success. Stephen holds an MSc in Executive Coaching from Ashridge International Business School and also the Post-Graduate Team Coaching Certificate. He also participated in the first World-Class Mentoring Programme between Ashridge Business Coaches and Elite Performance Coaches from UK Sport.