Jane Samson

Jane Samson

Senior Lecturer Leadership and Communication

School of Medicine

Harrington Building, HA111


Subject Areas: Business and Management, Health

Jane Samson MSc, Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, Executive and Team Coach brings 15 years of international workforce development and empowering expertise. As an Associated Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation her coaching practice is in alignment with best practice, ethics and international standards.

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Jane has lived and worked in Europe, the Middle East twice spanning 8 years, NYC, and Atlanta Georgia before settling back in the UK with her husband Tom and children Lucy and Henry in June 2015.

Previously in the UK, Jane Samson led the largest UK Diabetes Specialist Nursing Team managing 10,000 people living with Diabetes in East London where 170 languages where spoken. Jane collaboratively worked with stakeholders to drive the National Service Framework standards, and personally succeeded in expanding the team for her customers. Jane has also worked both in public and private healthcare organisations in the UAE.

As a published author, senior leader and as a successful entrepreneur Jane has rich experience in working with people and organisations to develop executives and team abilities. The development of potential in people has always been Jane's passion.

  • 2017 Renewal of ACC with ICF accreditation
  • 2014/2015 Continuing professional development through mentorship coaching.
  • 2013 Executive Coach - Coaching Training Institute (CTI). Dubai.
  • 2012 Team Coaching International Authorised Facilitator. Toronto Canada
  • 2009 CPCC CTI. USA.
  • 2008 CTI Fundamentals. Accredited Coach. Dubai.
  • 2004 Masters of Science in Diabetes. University of Surrey Roehampton. London.
  • 1992 Registered General Nurse. Manchester UK.

Jane is naturally intrigued by the unique qualities of individuals, and because she is able to ‘see’ the individual she can enable them to draw out the best in themselves. Jane moves comfortably among a broad range of styles and cultures and is able to intuitively personalize her interactions.

As a natural maximizer, the core of her work utilises individuals’ unique strengths as a way to stimulate executive and group excellence. Jane seeks to transform the strong into something superb. Jane helps clients stay on purpose bringing clarity and ease of decision making for clients.  Jane is driven by her belief that she empower executives to combine their strengths and purpose to attain and maintain sustainable high performance. Jane is on her client’s team 100%, taking psychological ownership of her commitment to clients to deliver professional services of high integrity.


Heath Care, Financial Services, HR, Banking, Entrepreneurship, Education, Non profit, Project Management, Engineering, Nuclear.


Design of bespoke post graduate Leadership and Communication opportunities. Facilitation in Healthcare with all stakeholders.

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

Delivery of bespoke post graduate leadership and communication courses.