Welcome to atd partners.

Our aim is to develop and release the potential of individuals, teams and the organisations they work in, but we bring to this work a background with a strong business focus. Our approach is to support and challenge, working closely with our clients to develop practical solutions tailored to their needs.


Services. We're here to help you.

atd partners offer services to aid development and release the potential of individuals, teams and organisations. The core range of services we offer include the following:

Executive Coaching

Discover ways that Executive Coaching can help you and your business.

Leadership Programmes

We design leadership programmes for global corporations and organisations.

Programme Design

We combine our clients’ needs with our own experience in delivering value.

Team Coaching

Learn how Team Coaching can help maximise your team's performance.

Woman's Leadership

We have designed and delivered award winning women’s leadership programmes.

Board Facilitation

We can ensure that all of your board meetings achieve their goals.

Discover more about atd partners by contacting us on+44 (0) 774 8847327 or e-mail us

About. Meet Alison our founder.

Alison Temperley always delivers work that reflects the client’s needs at both the individual and organisational level. She is recognised for designing and delivering award winning senior executive development programmes.


Alison's Qualifications

MA in Consulting to the Organisation:
A Psychodynamic Approach

Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

Honours Degree in Economics

Member of the Association for Coaching

Alison's Career Biography

Alison’s range of clients is broad, working with senior executives and their teams in large international legal, consulting and accountancy firms and global banks, together with other global companies.

Alison has an MA in organisational psychology from the Tavistock and is a member of the Association for Coaching. She is an accredited tutor for the Centaur model, a qualified MBTI practitioner and sits as a lay member on the British Psychoanalytic Council’s ethics committee.

After taking an Economics degree Alison qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers. She worked in client facing roles running large teams and client portfolios, before moving into learning and development. Alison was Head of Career Development for the tax and legal practices across EMEA before leaving PwC in 2001 to work freelance. Alison was a director of the Praxis Centre at Cranfield Business School between 2011 and 2013 and coaches MBA students.

Contact us at atd partners on+44 (0) 774 8847327 or by e-mail to discuss your requirements.

About. Meet our team.

Alison is able to draw on a large pool of independent coaches to secure the right coach or coaching team for each client. Discover more about the atd partners team below.

Alison Temperley

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Denise Chatterton

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Lucy Close

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Anne-Marie L’Estrange

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Vivian Vella

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Stephanie de Sarandy

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Jackie Gittins

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Nichola Jacob

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Contact us at atd partners on+44 (0) 774 8847327 or by e-mail to discuss your requirements.

Clients. Past and present.

With over 20 years experience of Coaching and Development, we’ve had the pleasure of working with the following clients from the Professional, Financial, Manufacturing, Public and Charity sectors.


Testimonials. From happy clients.

"atd partners asked very good questions and really made me think, they helped me to have an outside perspective on the issues in the organisation and my part in them. I really appreciate what they did for me"

"Alison is a great listener and challenged us a lot. Her style made it easy for participants to open up and discuss their challenges"

"Alison is very professional and able to create a friendly atmosphere that makes people share their views openly"

"Alison was a great help to me; helping me to focus on what is important to me at this moment and in the future"

"Alison presented some very complex ideas in an easy to understand way"

"Alison is an amazing coach and an amazing person, I would like to thank her from the bottom of my heart for bringing back to life, a part of me, which I had considered dead for a long time"

"I was impressed by how quickly Alison analysed the issues considering she knew us for only a short time"

"Alison was amazing. She created a safe environment for all to share and voice their opinions. She has an amazing ability to read people"