Elizabeth Hughes


  • Strategic Capacity & Impact – Developing the capacity in leaders to embrace multiple perspectives to disrupt, activate and deliver strategic opportunities for organisational growth, leverage and performance
  • Transition Coaching – Supporting executives to successfully navigate significant career change in the corporate, board or consulting context with confidence, clarity and resilience
  • Women in Leadership – Supporting women to develop their leadership style, navigate their career and successfully operate with confidence and impact.
  • Resilience and Wellbeing – Creating the space for leaders to foster and strengthen their emotional, mental & physical capacity to support their personal sustainability, purpose and values


Elizabeth combines 25 years of business experience with extensive knowledge in organisational develop-ment, leadership and mindfulness in a style that is engaging, authentic, strategic and pragmatic.  She has worked with Boards, CEOs and their executive teams across resources, construction, retail, professional and financial services, health, education and the public sector.  She blends a deep personal understanding of leadership in commercial environments with in-depth knowledge of talent development, coaching practices and frameworks, accredited assessment and 360-degree feedback tools.  In combining these, Elizabeth creates an environment in which individuals and teams can build their awareness of their leadership style, operating rhythm and mindset, supporting the to develop new insights and successfully navigate the diverse challenges of todays faced paced, disruptive and technologically driven landscape.


  • Bachelor of Arts, Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education
  • Bachelor of Business, University of Southern Queensland
  • Master of Human Resource Management. Charles Sturt University
  • Organisational Coaching Leadership (Level 1), Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership
  • Certificate in Executive Coaching and Advanced Executive Coaching, Institute of Coaching and Consulting Psychology
  • Executive Coaching training in Acceptance & Commitment Therapy & Functional Analysis Psychology
  • Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Mindfulness Teacher (Level 1), Mindfulness Training Institute of Australia
  • Accredited Practitioner in 360-degree profiling frameworks from Hudson, Davidson and SHL


  • Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Certified Member, Australian Human Resources Institute
  • Board Member, LifeTec Australia


One of the strong points of my engagement with Elizabeth was being confronted with some serious questions that needed serious reflection. It forced me to slow down and take a bigger view on many matters”

VP, Exploration, Mining Sector

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