In 1997, Ray Was A Co-Founder Of First Place Consulting, A Top 100 UK Management Consultancy With An Extensive Network Of Relationships With Directors In UK Organisations.  The Company Worked With Clients To Ensure The Highest Standards Of Performance Were Sustained At All Levels That Impacted The Customer Experience, Using A Framework Of Fundamental Principles For Management, Collectively Know As “Heart And Soul Management®”. Adopted By A Number Of Leading Organisations In Financial Services, It Enables Management Teams To Create Working Environments With High Standards Of Excellence, To Enhance The Experience Of Customers, Staff, Employers And Shareholders.  More Critically, It Is Also Enables The Construction Of A Robust Business Case To Justify Investments In Developing Management Talent. First Place Consulting Was Acquired By Katila In March 2008.

Ray Has An Outstanding Reputation For Integrity And Successfully Applying Fundamental Principles In Business. He Is Currently Living In Asia And Working Independently In A Coaching And Consulting Role.  He Has Numerous Clients And Is An Accomplished Writer And Speaker On Management And Leadership Issues.  He Has Served As A Judge For Several Annual Industry Awards That Recognise Excellence In Organisations.

He Is 51 Years Old, A Frequent Traveller And Avid Fundraiser. In 2009, He Completed The New York Marathon (As A Novice) And Raised Over $15,000 For Worthwhile Causes In Asia. Other Interests And Hobbies Include Reading, Film-Making, Music, Acting, Soccer And Motor Cycling.


Expertise / Services Provided

  • Executive Coaching
  • Leadership Workshops
  • Creating A Compelling Vision And Mission
  • Crafting Dialogue For Crucial Conversations

Services Offered In English.

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