Edward L. Rowland is Founder of The Whole Partnership and a leadership catalyst and senior executive and team coach. A leading Systemic Coach and Constellations practitioner for both personal and organisational systems, he has delighted in co-pioneering this way of working in a leadership and work context for the last decade. He learned the work in the early 2000s from its 1st generation pioneers, notably Gunthard Weber and Judith Hemming (on the original COLPI programme). He then co-pioneered systemic work as part of the innovation consultancy nowhere group for 5 years.
With a background as a barrister, in creative industries and various psychological disciplines, he has over 17 years experience of helping leaders, teams and organisations in all sectors to unfold their unique potential and creativity. Clients have included Boston Consulting Group, Mouchel, VISA Europe and numerous UK Government Departments and agencies. He is also a Director of the Centre for Systemic Constellations (CSC), the UK training body, and he has worked at various business schools and universities including Said Oxford, Henley and Kaust. He holds Masters degrees in History and Law, and has also trained in Gestalt and psychodynamic approaches to change, and Presencing methodologies. He is a member of the International Forum for Systems Constellations in Organisations (infosyon) and International Coach Federation (ICF), and is registered as a coach with the Association for Professional Executive Coaches and Supervisors (APECS).
He lives in Bruton, Somerset, loves sailing, dancing and singing – as well as his work – and has a beloved 10-year old daughter.