Team

Our team is filled with passionate and brilliant people who make Lumina Learning what it is today.

To meet our experts from around the world, see the Global Network page.
Lumina Learning Team

Our Board

Dr Stewart Desson

Lumina Learning Global CEO

Nicole Sorrell

Lumina Learning Global Director

Deborah Tobin-Desson

Lumina Learning Global Director

Our Team

Andrew Jones

Global Faculty UK

Anne Marie Dancy

Lumina Learning UK

Atiya Sheikh

Strategic Alliance Inemmo East and West Africa

Ayleen Wisudha

Lumina Learning Indonesia

Bram Janssens

Strategic Alliance Management Spark Belgium

Cees Nieboer

Strategic Alliance Slovenia

Chris Pim

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Dan Desson

Lumina Learning Global Marketing

Dan Seale

Lumina Learning Global Commercial

Daniel Bannenberg

Lumina Learning France

Deborah Tobin-Desson

Lumina Learning Global Director

Domoina Rakotovao

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Don Marshall

Global Faculty Canada

Dr Stewart Desson

Lumina Learning Global CEO

Edyta Robaczewska

Lumina Learning Poland

Elizabeth Handover

Lumina Learning Japan

Elke Brenstein

Strategic Alliance Germany

Ernesto Oscar Cabas Mich

Lumina Learning Mexico

Fenitra Rambolamanana

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Gavin Howden

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Gavin Presman

Strategic Alliance UK

Gita Meldere

Lumina Learning Latvia

Gitte Wahlstrom

Lumina Learning Denmark

Hamintsoa Rabezanahary

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Helder Simoes

Strategic Alliance Dynamic Group Portugal

Ingrid Wouda Kuipers

Strategic Alliance Germany

Ivona Yordanova

Lumina Learning Global Commercial

James Nightingale

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Jane Armytage

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery and Marketing

Janice Parviainen

Lumina Learning Canada

Jarosław Zamroch

Lumina Learning Poland

Jeannie Horsfield

Global Faculty UK

Jeyson Rakatoarisoa

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Jianzu Guan

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Jo Musialek

Lumina Learning Global, Executive Assistant to the CEO

Jonathan Cannon

Lumina Learning Global Product Development

Josh Swabey

Lumina Learning Global Design

Joy Maitland

Strategic Alliance Inemmo East and West Africa

Julie Ensor

Lumina Learning Global Product Development

Kate Cline

Global Faculty USA

László Kaczúr

Lumina Learning Hungary

Laura Pollock

Lumina Learning Global Commercial

Lauren Hubbard

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Madhavi Gonuguntla

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Maita Crowe

Lumina Learning Global Commercial

Mamy Rasolofoniaina

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Marcela Ružková

Lumina Learning Slovakia

Mathis Martin

Strategic Alliance Move and Balance Germany

Melody Okunuga

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Michal Kaplan

Lumina Learning Israel

Michele Guarini

Lumina Learning Denmark & Sweden

Michelle Ali

Lumina Learning Global Marketing

Mireille Watanabe Handover

Lumina Learning Japan

Mohammed Kamal R

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Naomi Withey

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Nicole Sorrell

Lumina Learning Global Director

Noelia Cabas

Lumina Learning Mexico

Ollie Desson

Lumina Learning Global Finance

Paulina Wu

Lumina Learning Taiwan

Peter Boyle

Lumina Learning Global Marketing

Pratikto Ariestyadi

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Pratima Kavi

Lumina Learning Global Business Delivery

Rahul Baswani

Lumina Learning India

Rebecca Bales

Lumina Learning USA

Ross Woolfenden

Lumina Learning Global System Development

Salvador Elizaga

Strategic Alliance Delta Top Talent Mexico

Sarah Tennyson

Strategic Alliance USA

Saul Kaplan

Lumina Learning Israel

Simeon Venter

Lumina Learning Global Finance

Steven Fine

Strategic Alliance Inspire UK

Suzanne Lawrence

Lumina Learning Global Finance

Theo ten Hagen

Lumina Learning Netherlands

Tinne Janssens

Strategic Alliance Management Spark Belgium

Tom Desson

Lumina Learning Global Legal and Compliance

Will Whitehead

Lumina Learning Global Marketing

Xavier Chen

Lumina Learning Taiwan

Yimin Wang

Lumina Learning China

“Let’s not label people, let’s not limit people, let’s look at them as who they really are. Let’s encourage people to be the contradictions that they are and have these different, opposite qualities in them.”

Dr Stewart Desson

CEO & Founder of Lumina Learning

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See our global network

Lumina Learning is a global network of skilled experts and practitioners operating in more than 40 countries all over the world.
Leading In A Crisis

The APAC Leadership community identified the need to be trained virtually on aspects of Leading In A Crisis.

Helping the NHS reduce conflict through mediation

Mediation using Lumina Spark has helped to resolve an eight-year ongoing conflict in a single day.

Creating Successful leadership transitions for Exeltis

The organization had a new business strategy was being implemented with a change in Leadership. The organization wished to consolidate the business and bring in new processes. The leadership team was getting equipped to lead the changes and Reflexion initiated a Leadership Journey Program for them.

Taking the Lead – Boosting collaboration through behavioural change

This is ‘Taking the Lead’: the National Association for AONBs (NAAONB) and its partners have guided 37 AONB staff through psychometric profiling, coaching and the forming of Topic Working Groups, to enable behavioural change, and thus move toward a collaborative culture.

KFAS Innovation Programme – A Bespoke Project

KFAS identified a need for a tailored programme, aimed at Kuwaiti private sector executives, to develop innovative future leaders who can generate great ideas to advance corporate management and yield business growth.

Adidas

The Adidas Finance Director completed a series of business coaching sessions incorporating Lumina Spark, Lumina Leader, and Lumina Leader 360.

City & Country

City & Country (C&C) are a development company which re-imagines listed buildings to create exceptional places to live and work. Seeking a solution for their expanding sales team, Lumina Select was bought in.

NG Bailey

In 2017, NG Bailey used Lumina Spark to develop a Leadership, Engagement and Performance training programme for their people.

RCL FOODS

Lumina Learning helped RCL FOODS, the leading food producer in South Africa, to engage and unite its workforce, develop authentic leadership, and drive team collaboration.

Ontario Schools

A single leadership programme intervention has progressed to implementation at a number of jurisdictional School Boards, schools and educational settings.

Vulnerable populations

We are working to create a long-term strategy addressing some of the underlying challenges for vulnerable populations to access meaningful employment.

Havas Group

Havas Group has worked with Lumina Learning to successfully embed Lumina Spark, Lumina Emotion, and Lumina Leader 360 in a number of global talent development initiatives.

Tesco

Lumina Learning developed a Lumina Team programme for Tesco. It focused on self-understanding and increasing interpersonal awareness within the team.

ABP Workforce Experience Award

Association of Business Psychology Award for Coaching & Training Excellence for Athena Professional

LIXIL Corporation, Japan

The CEO of LIXIL identified an urgent need to increase the company’s global competitiveness, and Lumina Learning was used to promote collaborative growth.

EBC University, Mexico

A leading university in Mexico replaced the general knowledge test with Lumina Spark to promote self-awareness in more than 40,000 students.

The Civil Service Commission

With The Civil Service Commission we created a multi-layered approach to increase the participants’ awareness of themselves and their leadership style.

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There is a genuine family feel amongst the Lumina Learning community. And that really comes from the top, from Stewart Desson and the team – their values and their commitment not only to the product, but to the people who use it.

Nicola Jones

Director, Athena Professional