Maite - Spain

Maite is a highly experienced and commercially astute coach, facilitator and consultant with global business experience and deep-rooted psychological insight.

Having worked for many years in financial positions around the world, Maite has the business acumen to understand and advise top level clients on their organisational effectiveness, and she is also a mentor at the IE Business School.

Taking a client-centric approach, Maite is results-oriented, possessing a logical, organised and analytical mind and taking pleasure in creative yet pragmatic problem-solving. A highly skilled communicator, she is an expert at effective team building and conflict resolution, making difficult conversations possible and productive.

Maite has extensive experience in the design and delivery of organisational solutions. She is convincing, authentic and challenging, but always open and accessible, bringing an energy and passion to her work which enables her to motivate and inspire others and quickly establish an engaging rapport.

Operational Experience:

  • Executive and Team Coach
  • Business and Life Coach- around 1500 hours experience

  • Associate Professor and Mentor at IE Business School

  • 15 years working in finance in multinational businesses including Internal Auditor of Procedure in London and European Finance Manager for Sprint-Global One (Telecom)

  • Responsibility for internal soft skills training for Intuito Group (2003-4)

  • Papers published and books on Leadership in Open Teams and Team Coaching

  • Business Coach for EASME (European Agency for Small and Medium Enterprise)

  • Business Advisor for Consultancy webs (GLG or Avalon).



  • Executive Coach (Escuela Europea de Coaching)
  • Professional Certified Coach (ICF)

  • Doctorate in Positive Psychology and Emotions including Resilience

  • Qualified Psychologist

  • MBA (IE Business School, 1990)

  • Economist (Univ. Complutence de Madrid

  • Postgraduate specialist in: Strategic Management of Telecom Networks, Oratory, Communications and Public Image, Marketing, Environmental Quality, Consumer Protection Acts and Taxes

  • Continuous education on organisational development and management.


  • 1:1 executive coaching for board, CEO, top level management and entrepreneurs
  • Team coaching for high performance teams at Board and senior management level

  • Resilience development for teams and individuals

  • Leadership development for senior leaders and entrepreneurs

  • Communication strategy and development including non-violent, effective communication focus and multicultural team communications

  • Emotional Intelligence expert to assertiveness and emotional awareness of self and others 
  • Organisational health including stress management

  • Change management and effectiveness through transition.


Cargill, Intuito Group, IE Business School, Governmental institutions, ICT companies, Sprint Gobal One (Telecom), system integrators and automotive companies.

Languages Spoken:

  • Spanish - native speaker
  • English - fluent

  • Italian – fluent

  • French- limited working proficiency

  • German- elementary proficiency.

The Learning Curve (TLC) Ltd

PO Box 658

+44 (0)845 313 3357