Giles is a Director and founder of Satori, a leadership services group of companies that encompass executive search, coaching, mentoring and board evaluation. He has 17 years experience in the leadership services sector, recently a Partner leading the Central Government and Public Services market for Odgers Berndtson, a position he held for the last 6 years. Giles has worked with most government departments, and a large number of NDPB’s and not for profits with a particular focus on those at the commercial interface. His background prior to leading the Public Services Practice was in commercial search for 11 years.
Through the years Giles has worked with a wide variety of Boards in a number of different ways. He has helped build Boards from scratch, strengthen them through the appointment of new Directors and assisted in Board Development through evaluation and review. His early career was spent as an officer in the British Army.