André Ribeiro is an executive coach and business facilitator with 20 years experience working with organisations, teams and professionals to develop and attain goals. He works with founder managers, senior leaders, executives, coaches and organisations from small business entrepreneurs to international companies.

Corporate background includes developing businesses from start to multimillion in sales in ecommerce, travel and online marketing. He served in a senior management position in a Nasdaq listed company as a Director of Communications and Investor Relations.

His business background and working with a diverse client and sector group enables André to identify and assess client needs thereby achieving results effectively and efficiently.

André works in partnership with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. His approach is based on presence, mindset, client centric and where each interaction counts.  Making a positive difference each day. 

André’s clients describe his coaching style as deep, clear, real and pragmatic. 

He lectures in executive education programs and MBAs in Europe and in Asia.

Master Certified Coach (MCC) by the International Coaching Federation.

The International Coaching Federation is the world’s largest organisation of professionally trained coaches with around 31000 members, its highest accreditation is MCC. Of more than 1600 members in the ICF UK, 42 are MCCs.


Had personal meetings with leaders as Arie de Geus, Belmiro de Azevedo, Deepak Chopra and Stephen Covey.

Trained and participated in conferences with world business personalities as Claus Moller, C.K. Prahalad, Colin Powell, Daniel Goleman, David Norton, Don Peppers, Edward de Bono, Gary Hamel, Jack Welsh, Jeffrey Sachs, Ken Blanchard, Kenichi Ohmae, Larry Bossidy, Michael Porter, Nicholas Negroponte, Paul Krugman, Peter Senge, Richard Boyatsis, Ram Charan, Robert Kaplan, Spencer Johnson, Thomas Stewart, Tom Peters, Philip Kotler and William Ury.



Master Certified Coach (MCC), International Coaching Federation (2017)

Professional Certified Coach (PCC) , International Coaching Federation (2017)

Accredited Coaching Training Program (ACTP), Goal Imagery Institute (2016)

Master in Business, MS Leadership (2010)

Clean Language and Clean Coaching, Holigral International (2007)

Approved Coaching Specific Training Hours (ACSTH), Essential Institut (2005) Program Leader in Best Year Yet® (2006)

Certified Toastmaster (2005)

Master in Neuro Linguistics Programming, Institut Gestalt (2004)


Degree in Business Administration, Faculty of Economics University of Coimbra (2000)

Erasmus Program in Economics, University of Leuven (1999)

Futures, Options and Other Financial Derivatives, London School of Economics (1999)



English, Portuguese, Spanish


Making a positive difference today. Each day and each interaction counts.

Based in Manchester, UK he facilitates executive coaching and mentoring.

In person or via phone / Skype.

Feel free to connect 🙂


andre [ at ] extracoaching.com