Madeleine Shaw is an executive coach, speaker and facilitator with a decade of experience working with senior clients, supporting them to understand and operate from a strong sense of personal meaning and purpose as they move through a range of career and life transitions.
Prior to becoming a coach, Madeleine was a corporate and commercial lawyer with top tier firms in Australia and the USA as well as a large multinational corporation.
Madeleine brings her clients a rare and invaluable combination of breadth of perspective, strong empathy and a willingness to challenge with compassion, together with an unshakeable commitment to supporting each individual client as they move through their particular process.
Madeleine’s clients include top tier legal, professional services and consulting firms, financial services organisations and a number of large listed companies and government departments and agencies.
As a coach, Madeleine works with people as they face transitions – whether that be moving up into more senior leadership roles, moving into new organisations or industries, or shifting from full-time employment into retirement/self-employment or portfolio careers.
Madeleine is accredited with the Institute of Executive Coaching & Leadership. She is a board director and secretary of the International Coach Federation’s Australasia Chapter and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD). She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Jurisprudence) and Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Adelaide and has been admitted to practice law in NSW and California.