Linzy Schaller works with global C-suite executives and other high potential leaders and teams to both identify individual performance factors and evaluate the interpersonal dynamics of teams and culture. As an executive coach, consultant, facilitator and trainer, she specializes in helping clients recognize strengths, identify opportunities and address diversity in their organization. Based in Europe, Linzy has direct experience conducting business in more than 20 countries. Her experience working in financial services and consulting, combined with her unique background as a professional athlete, gives Linzy a valuable perspective on leadership, teams and goal-setting.

Previously, Linzy was a World-Wide Trader for a global supply and logistics company, giving her broad exposure to many different business cultures and customs around the world. Linzy was also a professional volleyball player for six years in both Switzerland and France, serving as Team Captain at two clubs. Her experience in cross-cultural leadership and team-building, in both business and professional sports, gives her a sophisticated understanding of leadership skills, talent development, and how to cultivate high performance teams.

Linzy completed the External Coach Intensive Program at Columbia University. She graduated from the University of San Francisco with degrees in Psychology and Communication, and earned her M.B.A. in International Business from the International University in Geneva. She is fluent in French and English.

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Expertise

  • Executive Coaching
  • Team Leadership

Industries

  • Finance and Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Retail and Consumer Goods

Education

  • Columbia Coach Certification Program, Columbia University
  • MBA, International University
  • BA, University of San Francisco

Affiliations

  • London Business School –
    Student Advisor