> An American living in the Netherlands since 1999, Jessica Austin is a certified coach and trainer with 15 years of US and Pan-European HR, recruitment, career education, coaching and training experience <

Jessica works primarily in the areas of intercultural communication skills, leadership development, professional and personal transition, mobility and assimilation.


She holds a degree in Psychology and Education (Cum Laude) and graduated from the reputable Coaching Certification Program at The Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara. She is credentialed by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and is a certified Intercultural Skills Trainer.

Jessica held Senior Management and Director level positions at prestigious corporate and academic organizations for ten years. She was a Director at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, for five years, responsible for MBA career and leadership development. Before that she worked in Human Resources HQs (US and Europe) at Deloitte for seven years. In these roles Jessica developed extensive experience coaching and leading training courses and workshops for internationally diverse groups of 10-100 senior executives and young professionals.

Her clients come from more than 50 countries world-wide, and work at companies in various industries including ABN AMRO, Berlitz Cultural Consulting, Crown Relocations, Deloitte, Elsevier, GE, Infosys, ING Bank, London Business School, McKinsey, Philips, Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University), Shell, Unilever, and the United Nations.

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