Our People

Riyaz Atchia - Director, Training Facilitator, Consultant and Coach


An accredited Henley Business School coach with a solid background within Pharmaceutical and FMCG Leadership & management, Riyaz combines strong commercial awareness with extensive knowledge of change management and people development across a vast range of organisations. With particular expertise in the field of training needs analysis, design and implementation through to benchmarking and evaluation, Riyaz brings a competency-based approach to the training room that sets him apart as a coach and mentor. Riyaz's outcome focused approach is complemented by an energetic, dynamic and inclusive delivery style that demonstrates his underlying passion for people development. Previous clients range from the Cabinet Office through to Board members of large global organisations, demonstrating Riyaz's agility and ability to adapt his style, delivery and focus to any given project.


"It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change." Charles Darwin (1809-1882).

Clients worked with:

  • Danone
  • Convatec
  • Pfizer
  • Spire Healthcare
  • Arwel Douglas
  • WTiN
  • Marsh
  • Optima


Industries experienced in:

  • FMCG
  • Hospitality
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • NHS
  • Customer Service
  • Education


Qualifications & Training:

  • MSc Biotechnology
  • Insights Practitioner
  • NLP Practitioner
  • Professional Certificate in Coaching
  • Behavioural Psychology, ABPI