Nicola Naddi is the General Director Europe of 3Circle Partners, a highly specialized consulting company that helps leaders, teams and organizations get better and faster results through teamwork. Nicola is also a freelance Senior Consultant, Coach and Trainer who collaborates directly with many organizations in the field of communication, leadership, team development, facilitation of groups and meetings, conflict resolution and coaching.
Before joining 3Circle Partners, Nicola was responsible for the Leadership & Organizational Development Department of the Italian affiliate of Eli Lilly & Company, a leading multinational company in the pharmaceutical industry. His main tasks were to design and deliver soft skills training programs and courses with specific focus on middle and senior management, as well as develop practical solutions to critical organizational challenges through organizational diagnosis, organizational capabilities and architecture and organizational change management.
Prior to moving into the business field, he worked as trainer and researcher at the University of Pisa (Italy) in the framework of the International Training Program for Conflict Management and as a consultant on training, conflict resolution and human rights for various international organizations (United Nations, European Union, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, etc.). He participated in several peace-keeping operations throughout the world as a human rights monitor and/or electoral observer.
Nicola earned his degree in Political Science at the University of Florence in 1993 and his Master’s Degree in European Law at the Institut des Hautes Etudes Européennes of Strasbourg in 1994. He is a Professional Certified Coach by the International Coach Federation and Exclusive Distributor of Belbin in Italy. He is also a skiing and a tennis instructor.
Patrick offers more than 25 years of experience with some of the most successful businesses in Europe as a consultant, change manager and executive coach.