ALCHEMY TEAM

career management, career transition, career coaching, coaching, leadership coaching, wellness

 

meet the ALCHEMISTS.

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CHRISTOPHER PATERSON     managing director

Christopher is a founding partner of ALCHEMY and is passionate about helping people to achieve extraordinary things in their life and career.

Christopher has worked in HR Consulting and Coaching in Australian, European, US and Asian markets. With a background in business psychology, Christopher specialises in behaviour change on an individual and organisational level.

Christopher manages ALCHEMY's operations and takes the lead on our Wellness@Work solution®.

BA Psychology, PG DIP Organisation Psychology

Professional studies in neuroleadership, strategy, wellness, psychometric assessment, coaching and leadership communication.

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  PHILIPPA FLOWERDAY    partner   Philippa has a passion for helping others to identify and maximise their potential. An accomplished relationship manager, Philippa enjoys developing deep connections with her clients and understanding their business drivers.  Philippa‘s background includes coaching, career management, talent management, recruitment and leadership development in Australia and New Zealand.  Philippa manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and takes the lead on our Life Options solution.  BA Organisational Psychology [Honours]  Professional studies and accreditation in Lominger Leadership Architect, Voices and Choices, DDI Targeted Selection, psychometric profiling, wellness and as a Certified Retirement Coach   VISIT PHILIPPA'S LINKEDIN PROFILE

PHILIPPA FLOWERDAY    partner

Philippa has a passion for helping others to identify and maximise their potential. An accomplished relationship manager, Philippa enjoys developing deep connections with her clients and understanding their business drivers.

Philippa‘s background includes coaching, career management, talent management, recruitment and leadership development in Australia and New Zealand.

Philippa manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and takes the lead on our Life Options solution.

BA Organisational Psychology [Honours]

Professional studies and accreditation in Lominger Leadership Architect, Voices and Choices, DDI Targeted Selection, psychometric profiling, wellness and as a Certified Retirement Coach

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SIMON BELL partner

Simon’s core professional interest is the optimisation of capability and performance for career success. Simon has led the design, implementation and delivery of assessment and development initiatives, team development workshops and executive coaching for a diverse range of individuals and organisations.

Simon is a qualified business psychologist with a strong understanding of the neurology of performance and wellness and has been a leader of teams in Australia and Asia.

Simon manages ALCHEMY's Victorian presence and takes the lead on our assessment methodology.

MSc Organisational Psychology

Simon is the founder of Aperio assessment technology, accredited in a wide range of psychometric tools and member of SIOP [Society of Industrial Organisational Psychologists].

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  PETER BLACK      associate   Peter is a Chartered Accountant and worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers for 26 years before commencing a portfolio career which includes 5 years with global career transition company DBM as an Executive Coach and 7 years as a Group Chair of SME CEO’s with The Executive Connection (TEC).    Peter is an active presenter and social media commentator on change, leadership, mature age workers, retirement and technology as well as being a Brand Ambassador with Lenovo and an active social media commentator.  Peter manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and delivers executive level coaching and leadership facilitation solutions.  B.Com (Accounting, Management), Graduate Certificate Financial Planning  Professional studies and accreditations in Extended DISC,  HBDI, Hogan Assessments, Lominger Leadership Architect, MBTI and as a Certified Retirement Coach   VISIT PETER'S LINKEDIN PROFILE

PETER BLACK    associate

Peter is a Chartered Accountant and worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers for 26 years before commencing a portfolio career which includes 5 years with global career transition company DBM as an Executive Coach and 7 years as a Group Chair of SME CEO’s with The Executive Connection (TEC).  

Peter is an active presenter and social media commentator on change, leadership, mature age workers, retirement and technology as well as being a Brand Ambassador with Lenovo and an active social media commentator.

Peter manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and delivers executive level coaching and leadership facilitation solutions.

B.Com (Accounting, Management), Graduate Certificate Financial Planning

Professional studies and accreditations in Extended DISC,  HBDI, Hogan Assessments, Lominger Leadership Architect, MBTI and as a Certified Retirement Coach

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  ALLEN WISEMAN      associate   Allen is a pragmatic and commercially driven professional with over 30 years’ experience in executive HR.  His approach is grounded in the belief that people are at the center of all business investment and this has been applied in Australia, South East Asia and India.  Professionalism, knowledge of Human Resources and authentic coaching skills make Allen a highly credible asset to the success of any project.  Allen manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and delivers career coaching and executive leadership programs.  BBus; Diploma of Education; MBus Human Resources.  Professional studies and accreditation in coaching, leadership, facilitation, talent management and indutrial relations.    VISIT ALLEN'S LINKEDIN PROFILE

ALLEN WISEMAN    associate

Allen is a pragmatic and commercially driven professional with over 30 years’ experience in executive HR.

His approach is grounded in the belief that people are at the center of all business investment and this has been applied in Australia, South East Asia and India.

Professionalism, knowledge of Human Resources and authentic coaching skills make Allen a highly credible asset to the success of any project.

Allen manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio and delivers career coaching and executive leadership programs.

BBus; Diploma of Education; MBus Human Resources.

Professional studies and accreditation in coaching, leadership, facilitation, talent management and indutrial relations. 

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  ALISON SKATE    associate   Human Performance Specialist with experience in the field of workplace psychology and coaching.  Alison's diverse career began as a Psychologist in the Australian Army where she gained in depth experience in personnel assessment, counselling, workplace coaching, training, research and leadership.  Alison has worked with the Special Air Service [SAS] Regiment on accelerated learning and performance and coached key personnel in international corporations, government organisations, and growing enterprises.   Alison manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio; delivers coaching solutions and takes the lead on our relationship with the Workplace Mental Heath Institute [WMHI].  BPsych, Organisational Psych; Masters of Organisational Psychology.  Professional studies and accreditation in coaching, NLP, CBT, SFT, Narrative therapy, energy awareness, and wellness.   VISIT ALISON'S LINKEDIN PROFILE    CLICK HERE FOR ALISON'S TESTIMONIALS

ALISON SKATE    associate

Human Performance Specialist with experience in the field of workplace psychology and coaching.  Alison's diverse career began as a Psychologist in the Australian Army where she gained in depth experience in personnel assessment, counselling, workplace coaching, training, research and leadership.

Alison has worked with the Special Air Service [SAS] Regiment on accelerated learning and performance and coached key personnel in international corporations, government organisations, and growing enterprises. 

Alison manages an ALCHEMY account portfolio; delivers coaching solutions and takes the lead on our relationship with the Workplace Mental Heath Institute [WMHI].

BPsych, Organisational Psych; Masters of Organisational Psychology.

Professional studies and accreditation in coaching, NLP, CBT, SFT, Narrative therapy, energy awareness, and wellness.

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