Lisa Francis-Jennings

Lisa started her own consulting company in Toronto, Canada in the 1990’s. After many successful years she sold her company and moved her practice to Europe, co-founding a new company. With StratAffect S.A. she has achieved the same success. Her deep knowledge and experience helps clients overcome their organisational challenges and accomplish their goals quickly.

Capabilities

  • Training & education development
  • Team-building with a difference, event design & delivery
  • Project management
  • Process & procedure implementation
  • Talent effectiveness
  • Knowledge management & control
  • Communication strategy
  • Governance design & implementation

Experience Highlights

  • Presented sales seminar Using The Sales Conversation to Align The Organization at Oxford as part of Goldman Sachs 10K Small Business program.
  • Acted as the Senior Advisor to the Deputy Managing Director of the Joint operating company (NCOC) of Kazakhstan’s Caspian Sea oil field (the North Caspian Sea Production Sharing Agreement, NCSPSA).
  • Set-up team member for the new operatorship, NCOC, of Kazakhstan’s Caspian Sea oil field (NCSPSA).
  • Led the in-house ERP education and communications initiatives at Nortel Networks (increasing requests for educational presentations and packets by 400% in 3 months) and Bell Canada.
  • Designed and implemented a training management and top talent development program for the technical division of the Bank of Montreal aimed at filling the technology division middle management gap.

Education

Degrees

  • HEC /Oxford – Master of Science: Psychology: Coaching & Consulting for Change, Thesis: Programmatic Change (Emerging Method in Complex Change)
  • University Of Toronto – Bachelor of Arts

Certifications

  • INSEAD M&As and Corporate Strategy: Successful Strategy for Mergers & Acquisitions
  • University Of Toronto Rotman Institute for International Business: Managing Strategic Change (Advanced)
  • Ryerson University Communication: Journalism, Business Writing, Newsletter Editing & Design
  • York University Train the Trainer: Facilitation & Communication: Barriers & Bridges, Presentation Skills
  • SAP Organizational Change Management

Associations

  • ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association)
  • The Change Leaders (Coaching & Consulting for Change Alumni Network)
  • OBAN (Oxford Business Alumni Network)
  • OUSL (Oxford University Society of Luxembourg)

Publications

Volunteer Positions

  • The Network Luxembourg – Treasurer

Mentorship

  • Oxford ASCENT Programme
  • Cherie Blair Foundation for Women