Eleonora Barbieri

Location: New York City
Nationality: Italian
Languages: English, Italian

Eleonora is a New York City-based executive and personal coach committed to helping her clients grow into more powerful, effective and authentic leaders, and thrive in the process. Her work is aimed at mid-career professionals, managers and executives, high-potential employees, founders and independent professionals. She has served clients across a range of seniority levels, sectors and organisations, including several big and mid-sized organisations in the media, advertising, tech, financial and professional services fields.

An experienced strategist and business partner to senior executives, as a coach Eleonora thrives on working at the intersection of logic and intuition, supporting her clients as they strike the right balance between personal discovery and action. Her transformational approach to coaching helps clients unlock their creativity to achieve their goals, thus creating sustainable long-term change. Her deep understanding of the personal and professional obstacles that leaders face allows her to best support them in today’s complex professional world. While she welcomes and appreciates any working style, those who work with her appreciate her energy and creativity, her supportive yet unapologetic style, and her ability to help her clients pursue their growth edge with confidence and excitement.

Her previous experience includes several business partner roles for one of Europe’s biggest telecom operators, consultant roles at EY serving a number of FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients, and independent support and consulting for start-ups and individual professionals. Her experience covers strategy, business and financial planning, traditional and digital marketing, team coordination, and multiple international career moves in the US and Europe.

Sectors / clients include:

  • Communications, entertainment, and media
  • Education
  • Hospitality and leisure
  • Professional and financial services
  • Retail and consumer
  • Technology

Specialisms include:

  • Executive coaching
  • Transition coaching
  • Career coaching
  • Leadership development
  • Personal effectiveness

Qualifications include:

  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
  • Certified Professional Coach (CPC)
  • MSc (Corporate Finance & Accounting) / BA (Business Administration), Bocconi University, Milan