Heli Heartland is a commercially savvy, emotionally intelligent and creative problem solver who acts as senior strategist, partner and coach to businesses and the people in them.
Whatever your current setup for business development and however you are currently measuring return for your investment in people, Heli is able to quickly diagnose how to take it to the next level and create direct and on-point interventions and improvements.
Heli’s specialities are aligning business strategy and employee ambitions and delivering high-impact performance strategy, coaching and training at all levels of seniority across business management, creative and operational teams.
Heli also trains and coaches future leaders as Leadership Expert for the Design Business Association, as Executive Coach for the UK Marketing Academy, and as Career Mentor to Aalto University.
Heli is an internationally accredited coach with an impressive hybrid background. 20+ years of hands-on corporate and small business experience from digital, creative, tech, telecoms and market research sectors means that Heli brings a wealth of insight and perspective to every conversation.
For the past five years Heli has focused on coaching and advising business owners, entrepreneurs and management teams in developing leadership culture and creating strategies, frameworks and tools for business and people development.
Organisations Heli has worked with vary from large corporates such as Nokia, Microsoft, TeliaSonera, and Oracle to creative agencies such as GREY, Moving Brands, Hugo & Cat and Applied Works and to growth businesses and early stage start-ups such as Antidote Communications, Katharsis Ventures and UglyDrinks, and she is familiar with the typical corporate politics as well as the best-friends-to-cofounders growth curves.
With her hybrid background and willingness to always bring ‘all her hats’, Heli gains trust quickly with different types and levels of teams and influencers, and is able to bring diverse players together quickly to create lasting win-win value.