Natalie Simms

Managing Director

Natalie Simms is a certified executive and business coach with first-hand experience as an entrepreneur and business leader – and an in-depth understanding of the challenges they face. In addition to co-founding, running  and subsequently selling her own specialist IT firm, Natalie spent three decades of her career in technology and leadership roles at global companies, including The Walt Disney Company, Eversheds LLP and Conde Nast International.

In 2017, Natalie made the decision to apply her wealth of experience in business, digital transformation and team building to support business leaders; to apply her skills and learnings to help them to grow and thrive. She earned her Professional Certificate in Coaching and Behavioural Change from Henley Business School and hasn’t looked back.

As Managing Director of ActionCOACH for Winchester Basingstoke and Farnborough, Natalie combines her passion for building businesses and communities with her in-depth experience, training and drive for success. Together with her team, she works closely with her clients to provide the skills, techniques, support and accountability they need to achieve their goals and to grow their businesses.

Sally Castro Gouveia

Business Development Manager

Over the past 13 years Sally has helped businesses owners achieve success by helping them connect together and has a strong business presence in the Surrey and Hampshire area.

Having landed herself her dream job she is looking forward to helping businesses achieve their goals and dreams and become hugely successful at what they do.

Vicky Martin

Creative Personal Assistant Executive

Vicky has spent the past ten years working in the wine industry, helping to organise medium-to-large scale events, developing marketing platforms and connecting customers, journalists and other interested parties with wine producers throughout the world.

As Creative Personal Assistant Executive she looks forward to using her skills and experiences to support the team and help businesses thrive.

Jo Ranson

Business Development Executive

For the past seven years Jo has been working in the criminal justice field and is qualified to deliver behavioural change programmes; helping individuals make positive changes to their lives and achieve their goals.

Jo brings a unique skillset to the ActionCOACH Basingstoke and Farnborough team and is looking forward to helping support businesses achieve their individual growth goals and success.