Impactful, Dynamic, Passionate
Paul Double is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) through the International Coach Federation (ICF) and a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC) through the Coaches Training Institute (CTI). He has both academic and experience-based knowledge from working at several leading international companies in five countries across three continents, including serving as General Manager of AlpyBus in Switzerland, a National Express company and a leading European tourism transport company.
Paul is a dynamic, passionate and professional coach who is energized about coaching and creating a positive impact in people's lives in higher education. Since 2006, Paul has successfully coached and mentored individuals and teams in various international environments to enhance performance and career development.
"I work with people on the basis that we are all creative, resourceful and whole, and the answers we seek lie within us. I guide and support individuals who have chosen to explore and challenge their own values and paths they take in life, in order to become truly fulfilled from the inside out."
Paul is dedicated to his role as a member of the founding management team of a software engineering School - the Holberton School - in New Haven, Connecticut. Previously he worked in Career Development at the University of Connecticut. With a drive for continuous improvement, Paul participated in the Advanced Interpersonal Dynamics (AIPD) workshop at Yale University.
From a community standpoint, Paul is a trained Mentor with the Guilford Mentoring Program in his home town, and has worked with young students to help focus their academic and extracurricular goals, which is in keeping with his philosophy of giving back and helping people grow in their personal and professional lives.
Paul was born in the UK and grew up in Geneva, Switzerland. He has traveled extensively around the world living in a number of remote and diverse cultural environments. As an avid skier and road cyclist, he enjoys taking time out below the waves as a professional Scuba Diving Instructor. Paul has Swiss / British citizenship and speaks French and English. He lives on the Connecticut shoreline, USA, with his wife, Stephanie, their children and other animals.
Paul specializes in Executive and Career Coaching in Higher Education and early career professionals.
"His natural interest and empathy for others make him a gifted listener. His holistic listening allows him to identify the real source of what motivates people to act, behave and think a certain way."