Meet Fred

Fred BakkerExecutive Coach and Leadership Development Project Leader


Fred is a perceptive, empathetic and supportive executive coach and talent management consultant based in Cape Town, South Africa. He combines a solid academic record with real life experience to facilitate development and performance in the work environment.

Fred has a passion for empowering individuals and the skills to help people manage change and perform at their best. His work experience is extensive and includes twelve years as a treasury dealer in banking and five years corporate training in Japan. He has been coaching individuals and groups full-time since June 2004.

Fred communicates well at all levels, in both English and Afrikaans, and is an effective motivator without losing sight of the practical steps required to achieve both personal and organisational goals.

  • B.Bus.Sc. (UCT 1985)
  • Cert. Treasury. Mngt. (UNISA 1997)
  • Cert. Pract. Coaching (SACAP 2004)
  • Practitioner Member of COMENSA – Coaches and Mentors of South Africa since 2006