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Who we are

Based at Foundry Farm, inside the Northern tip of the New Forest, we are a small, driven team with great ambition. We are passionate about helping CEOs and business leaders succeed by taking the mystery out of growth.

Dominic Monkhouse

Dominic Monkhouse
Founder and CEO

Dominic is on a mission to demystify business growth. He has a track record scaling up two UK technology companies from zero revenue to £30m in less than five years. He now helps ambitious business leaders achieve fast and sustainable growth by building high performing teams. Dominic has cows, dogs, geese, small children, chickens and pigs down on the farm.

Dominic has an MSc in Agricultural and Food Marketing from Newcastle University and an MBA from Sheffield Business School.

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Philip Rose

Philip Rose
Business Coach

Philip started life as an engineer with RR and, since 2005, he’s worked as a strategy consultant and coach, accredited with the ICF as a ‘Professional Certified Coach’ (PCC). His passion is to inspire people to find their purpose, step up, scale up and change. Away from work Phil runs, swims and cycles and in 2020 he completed his 10th marathon (& holds a Guinness World Record).

Phil has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of Nottingham and an MBA from Hult International Business School.

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Carlos Mampel Balsera

Carlos Mampel Balsera
Accountability Coach

Carlos has a Master’s and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management, as well as a Bachelor degree in Law from Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. After finishing his studies, Carlos decided that staying in Spain wasn’t for him. Instead, he spends most of his time at the office, ensuring every client gets the best coaching experience (also between sessions).

He recently started his own fitness coaching company, so when he’s not at the office, he will be working on growing his own business along with his partner.

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Karol Popa

Karol Popa
Business Coach

Karol is a Scaling Up Business Coach and Certified Gallup Clifton Strengths Coach. His purpose is to make growth simple. He helps CEOs and their executive teams create a clear vision and a plan on how to achieve it.

Karol is married and has two children and two cats. When the pandemic struck, he moved with his family to the Canary Islands, Lanzarote, from where he develops his skills to work remotely with his clients.

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Irene Quintana Ramos

Irene Quintana Ramos
Content Marketing

From the warmth of the Canary Islands Irene came to the UK to do a Master in Media and Communication at Bournemouth University, after finishing her BA in Journalism. Now she gets to apply – and expand – her knowledge and curiosity in her role as a digital marketer.

When she’s not working on the website, creating new content, or promoting an event, you will find her gardening, paddleboarding or exploring the countryside.

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Jo Coleman

Jo Coleman
Content Creation

Jo writes our weekly blogs and the newsletter. With a background in advertising and account management, she’s also a qualified yoga teacher who comes in every week to work on our minds and bodies!

Jo has a BA in History from the University of Bristol.

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