The International Society of Female Professionals Recognizes Dr. Leigh De Bruin


Dr. Leigh De Bruin is the managing partner of Palmyra Business Consulting dedicated to the realisation of organisation and individual transformation. She is a accomplished executive with a

15+ year track record in successful strategic and tactical leadership specifically in strategy, culture change, employee engagement and executive coaching across a range of industries.

Her signature program is a coaching program named Dragon Taming, aimed specifically at empowering women in leadership. The program aims to take down defence mechanisms established in early childhood which lurk in the dark corners of our minds and result in disempowering thoughts, emotions and behaviours. Armed with the gifts of self awareness, knowledge and truth we are able to transform these dangerous Dragon patterns into new empowering patterns and unlock our inner master. Through this approach we step in the best version of ourselves and achieve the success we dream of.

During her time in the GCC region, Leigh has been passionately committed to the improvement of organisational and individual transformation and has positively transformed companies and individuals across a range of industries including financial services, telecommunication, oil and gas, construction, automotive and logistics. Over the past 10 years she has successfully consulted internationally across South Africa, Europe, and the GCC.

She feels strongly about the importance of ongoing growth, development and transformation and is quite determined to practise what she preaches!  she holds a PhD in Business Management, she practices Tai Chi and Chi Kung at the most advanced levels,  she is a Master NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) practitioner, an accredited professional coach, a certified change manager, Heartstyles associate and Six Sigma greenbelt. Most importantly she a dedicated mom of two amazing boys which is where most of growth and development stems from.

Further to this she is a member of the Golden Key Society for outstanding academic performance and has published papers in well-respected international journals on topics that she is passionate about, for example, the influence of internal marketing on employee engagement, service quality and customer satisfaction within emerging markets.

Originally from South Africa, she works internationally from my home base in Oman. International Society of Female Professionals Member, Dr. Leigh De Bruin, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.