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Iris Kloth

Asia

Global Career/Transition Coach

A Certified Coach with 15 years of experience, Iris Kloth brings considerable global and corporate experience to her coaching assignments.  She specializes in leadership coaching, change management, on-boarding, and career change. 

Iris’ caring approach acknowledges clients’ strengths as she guides clients to identify and address root issues while accelerating change and progress. Iris is a systemic-solution-focused coach, looking at the issue from different perspectives and through various lenses, identifying different layers, and generating further available resources to reach a desired outcome. Her approach links individual skills and competencies to organisational goals.

Iris has worked, lived, or studied in China, Italy, France, England, and Scotland. Iris coaches in English and German, studied Italian, and understands French. She is currently learning Mandarin.  

Previously, she served as an HR Consultant and Learning & Development Manager in the FMCG industry.  In her Learning & Development role with Unilever, Iris was part of the Change Management Team that led the HR Transformation project in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. She also conducted team development activities; as an Executive Coach, Iris delivered one-on-one coaching for managers and department heads.  

Her key clients have included Puma, AmEx, Pfizer, Apple, PepsiCo, and other firms in the finance, pharmaceuticals, and sourcing industries.

Certification, Education, and Affiliations:

  • Master’s degree in English, Italian, and Business Administration, Giessen University, Germany
  • Associate Certified CoachTM (ACC) with the ICF (International Coach Federation)
  • Systemic Coaching & Consulting Qualification, Institut fuer systemische Beratung, Germany
  • Certified Business CoachTM with WABC (World Association of Business Coaches)
  • Member of Hong Kong International Coaching Community

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