Leadership development, Team development and alignment, Cultural Organisational transformation, Strategy, Diversity and Inclusion, Women’s Empowerment, Executive Coaching and Conflict Management
Chené Swart is the founder of Transformations and works across the world with individuals, businesses, and civil society organisations as a narrative trainer, executive coach and consultant. She completed her Doctoral degree in Narrative Therapy and has translated and applied this lens with its accompanying practices with great success in the fields of coaching, consulting, diversity work, leadership development, organisational transformation and work with women.
Chené has also been working as a facilitator in the field of diversity and inclusion since 2009 with clients such as AngloAmerican Platinum, Investec and Barclays Africa.
Chené lectures across the world on the topics of leadership, coaching and consulting in various education programs on pre-graduate, postgraduate, diploma and MBA level. She teaches re-authoring leadership practices as part of the Post Graduate Diploma in Leadership at the University of Stellenbosch Business School and is a guest lecturer at the Kaospilot School for innovative thought leaders and entrepreneurs in Denmark. She also hosts apprenticeship journeys with individuals in Narrative ideas in South Africa and abroad.
Chené is the author of the book, Re-authoring the World and a contributing author on Coaching from a Dialogic OD paradigm in the ground breaking organisational handbook called Dialogic Organization Development and Change: Theory and Practice. She also wrote a chapter on Re-authoring leadership with and within organizations for the book, Leadership – Perspectives from the frontline. An adapted version of this chapter was published in the OD PRACTITIONER Vol. 48 No. 2 2016.
Chené is passionate to co-construct experiences where alternative narratives can guide personal, communal and organisational agency, new ways of thinking and doing, and transformed lives. She believes in the re-authoring of our world, one narrative at a time!
Chené’s contact details:
Email address: email@example.com. website: www.transformations.co.za