John Knights


John is a co-founder and chair of LeaderShape.

My purpose is to support leaders on their journey to become excellent Transpersonal Leaders.

He is an international thought leader in the development of leaders and an experienced coach, mentor and facilitator of individuals (especially chairs, CEOs and senior managers), teams and peer groups.

John has a Senior Executive Coaching Award from The Oxford School of Coaching & Mentoring, lectured at the University of Oxford on leadership development and was Honorary Lecturer at the University of Chester in the field of Work Based Learning. He is an expert in Transpersonal Leadership, which incorporates emotional intelligence, spiritual intelligence and neuroscience.

John also has recognised expertise in culture change, corporate strategy, organizational development, acquisitions and joint ventures, business finance, and marketing and sales.

He is the lead author and editor of Leading Beyond the Ego: How to Become a Transpersonal Leader, the manual on Transpersonal Leadership, published by Routledge in March 2018.