Nooriya Koshen

Ms. Koshen is an executive coach, group process facilitator and trainer, with over three decades of experience working globally with diverse groups and organisations. She has delivered value to clients in the private sector, financial institutions, and the United Nations. Nooriya has most recently served clients including Barclays, First National Bank, and Goldfields. She holds a clinical certificate in Executive Coaching from HEC (France), and is certified to use the Belbin Team Assessment Tool, Emotional Intelligence and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator.

Areas of Expertise

  • Executive Coaching
  • Team Building
  • Strategy and Work Planning
  • Learning and Development
  • Training
  • Leadership Development

Certifications and Other Tools

  • Emotional Intelligence (OKA, Virginia, USA)
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (OKA, Virginia, USA)
  • Competency-based Interviewing skills (UN)
  • Results Based Management and Appreciative Inquiry
  • ( International, Ottawa, Canada)
  • Belbin Team Roles and Interplace Certification
  • Basic Mediation Training (Justice Center of Atlanta)
  • Cross-cultural Negotiation (United Nations Institute of Training and Research (UNITAR – online)

Country Experience

Italy, South Africa, Kenya, Chad, Ethiopia and Uganda.


  • Masters Certificate in Consulting and Coaching (HEC, France)
  • Certificate in Development Studies (Institut Universitaire des Etudes de Developpement, Geneva)
  • Post-graduate Certificate in Education (Durham, UK)
  • BA in French (Hull, UK)


English, French