Dr. Diana Theodores is an international performance coach, speaker and author specialising in authentic voice and presence for leaders. As an Associate at The Praxis Centre for Leadership Development, Cranfield School of Management she is Joint Director of the Impact and Influence open programme and is also a Visiting Faculty in Leadership Development at Cranfield Executive Development.
As Director of Theatre 4 Business, Diana applies her years of experience in professional theatre and to the principles of ‘great performance’ on the world stage for business leaders, teams and individuals. Her dynamic approach to coaching offers an irresistible invitation for business leaders worldwide to connect with their unique force and capacity to step into a ‘bigger self’ and put their leadership learning into action.
Diana’s articles appear in New Business, Forbes, Business Life, We Are the City, The Smart Manager, Glamour, Planet Mindful and many others. She has appeared on BBC’s World Business Journal and broadcast interviews on the BBC, Share Radio, and numerous leadership podcast platforms. Her bestselling book, Performing As YOU, How to have authentic impact in every role you play will be out in audio form August 2020.
A native of New York and resident of London, Diana has over 25 years’ experience in the performing arts, university teaching, research, performance coaching and executive education. She holds a Ph.D., Trinity College, Dublin, an MFA, York University, Toronto a BA, Bennington, College, Vermont, USA and is a certified Coach from the NLP and Coaching Institute of California.