Highly skilled and clinically trained

Dr Kevin Donaghy PhD HG Dip. P

Managing Director

Dr Kevin Donaghy PhD HG Dip. P

Managing Director

Kevin has spent over 20 years in management and leadership roles. He holds a first-class Honours Degree, PhD and is an experienced clinical psychotherapist, specialising in behaviour within organisations. Kevin leads the CCO team, is an experienced coach to both individuals and groups and spends much of his time in high-level executive coaching. He is extensively involved in mediation, is chair of a number of boards and privately coaches a number of executive and public leaders.  He has worked cross-sector including manufacturing, air & sea transport, information technology, construction, banking and service sectors. His international career has involved government as well as private sector bodies.

Paul Grant MSc BE’d (Hons) HG Dip. P

Director

Paul Grant MSc BE’d (Hons) HG Dip. P

Director

Paul brings over 16 years’ experience in business management to the team at CCO. He leads the development of our Senior Management Coaching and Leadership Programmes.  Paul is extensively involved in a range of employee engagement initiatives including performance management, mediation and recruitment. He is a qualified and highly skilled psychotherapist with specialising in workplace behaviour, anxiety, anger, addiction, stress and depression. He is currently a director on the board of a national multi-sectoral organisation with business interests nationally and internationally. Paul lives in Newry with his wife and two children and enjoys an active outdoor life including farming and running.

Dr Des Rice HG Dip. P PhD OBE

Dr Des Rice HG Dip. P PhD OBE

 

Des coaches executives and teams in their organisations and in their private lives. He is trained as a life coach and as a Human Givens Psychotherapist. Previously he was a partner for twenty years in two successful consultancy companies. He motivates individuals and teams to realise their potential in their work and their lives. He has served on several representative bodies and Government committees. He received an OBE in 2004 for services to industry. Living in Belfast, Des enjoys time with his expanding family and can be seen walking or cycling most mornings around 6am!

Denver Henderson BEng (Hons) DIS

Business Coach

Denver Henderson BEng (Hons) DIS

Business Coach

Denver has a strong technical background, with an honours degree in electronics & software, combined with over 15 years’ management experience within engineering & manufacturing. He spent 10 years with a renowned international blue chip organisation installing production lines, project management, deploying lean manufacturing and continuous improvement across the US and Europe. Denver leads a range of operations based training initiatives and coordinates our junior and mid-level management coaching programmes. Denver is a certified six sigma greenbelt with extensive experience in health & safety, manufacturing, operational excellence, change management, supply chain, logistics and warehouse management. When not working, Denver and his wife spend time sailing, hillwalking and the outdoor life.

Robbie Kyle BA Hons, Assoc CIPD

Operations Manager

Robbie Kyle BA Hons, Assoc CIPD 

Operations Manager

Robbie is highly experienced in project management and is responsible for directing and co-ordinating CCO’s range of employee engagement programmes. Robbie has extensive experience in both finance and human resource management, is CIPD accredited and is our IT and social media expert – managing a range of back of house business support operations. His previous experience includes local government and international media. Robbie lives with his wife and heads up the expanding taxi service needed to facilitate the many sporting activities for his sons.