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Meet our team of expert career consultants, career coaches and workshop facilitators

Our team of career consultants and experts help the world’s best companies put career conversations at the heart of their people strategy so that they can become unstoppable forces for good. Our career consultants are:


✔️ Your Career Plan accredited
✔️ Experienced across a range of industries
✔️ Professional, personable and engaging

Erica and her team are extremely professional and innovative, Erica delivered a day of fun and thought provoking Careers Matters material to 15 of our wonderful grads from the EuroNorth Graduate Program. The grads came away buzzing and full of ideas for the future. The day was a great success and I would be very happy to recommend Erica and will definitely be reaching out to her again to arrange other training events.

Shirlene Griffiths, HR POP – UK at Dassault Systèmes
Meet Erica Sosna and her team of career consultants

Erica Sosna

FOUNDER • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Known for her fun, story-laden and practical approach to coaching and facilitation, Erica Sosna is a career consultant expert, a published author in the field, TEDx Speaker and an authority on the subject of career matters. She is Prince 2 and Agile qualified, has expertise in the Leadership Effectiveness Training Model and a Diploma in Coaching. She is a professional member of the Association for Coaching and trains other coaches in her career method.

Interactive, dynamic and practical, without being daunting! Take a class with Erica Sosna or one of her coaches. It could change your life!

Natasha Ellis, Licensing & Acquisitions Assistant at The Open University

Hannah Merriman

CAREER COACH • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Hannah is known for her no-nonsense approach and sense of humour. She absolutely believes in people as well as the power of a well-executed nudge. Her focus is supporting clients to find their own definition of success, and the courage to follow it. Her facilitation experience ranges from senior leaders in Banking and Technology to community projects in public health.


Meet Erica Sosna and her team of career consultants

Naina Oliver

CAREER COACH • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Naina founded and sold a recruitment agency so she knows all about how to get the perfect job. Naina is a practical and fun facilitator with genuine expertise in career transitions and practical management development.


Zoë Schofield

CAREER COACH • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Zoë has a wealth of experience in both the private and public sector, with a real passion for people, culture and client experience. She is a highly personable facilitator and an ILM qualified coach who loves to watch her clients explore their thoughts and begin to understand who they are when they are truly at their best.


Marcie Shaoul

CAREER COACH • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Marcie is a skilled coach with a thoughtful and considered approach and is practised at hearing the things her clients do not say. She helps to bring these things into the open to help her clients move forwards. Before becoming a coach, Marcie spent two decades as a communications and stakeholder engagement specialist in diplomatic board rooms around the globe. Marcie successfully works with leaders, and would-be leaders in complex situations to create clarity and positive change.


Meet Erica Sosna and her team of career consultants

Nina Bainbridge

CAREER COACH • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Nina helps clients to be courageous about the kind of purpose they want in their working lives. She is an engaging facilitator who effortlessly gets to the heart of the matter. Before retraining as a coach, she spent 12 years working in the marketing industry for large corporations like WPP as well as independent agencies. This experience gives Nina valuable commercial understanding that her clients value.


Bronwyn Lanning

HEAD OF OPERATIONS • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Bronwyn works with our clients, partners and the wider team to ensure licenses, contracts and project plans are ship shape and Bristol fashion. She also leads our digital programmes and platforms. Before joining Career Matters, Bronwyn spent 15 years working in the consulting industry as a head of programmes.


Meet Erica Sosna and her team of career consultants

Oana Bakovic

DIGITAL STRATEGIST • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Oana runs our digital marketing department. Her background comes from good old-fashioned advertising and a life-degree in creating and managing small, but brave businesses. Like any other good digital strategist her campaigns are informed by the latest best practice. She loves doing digital work that matters.


Jane Brant

PA TO CEO • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Jane is an experienced administrator and project manager for a wide variety of projects and clients. She helps Career Matters with project management, scheduling, client liaison and keeping Erica in line.


Amanda Worsfold

HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT • CONNECT ON LINKEDIN

Amanda takes care of our new clients and business development, opening conversations with key clients and supporting them into choosing the right programme for their business outcomes.