Dr Yvette Ankrah MBE

Transformational Coach

London, UK

Helping you achieve success without burnout

Transformational and business coaching


60 mins




Dr Yvette Ankrah MBE

Dr Yvette Ankrah MBE is a transformational business coach, consultant and recovering overachiever! She works with high achieving women in business to get the success without the burnout. Yvette is passionate about ensuring women have the optimum environment, tools and skills to thrive in business. She believes that this starts from the inside and working in a way which builds sustainable and profitable businesses without overwhelm, stress and burnout. Too often looking after yourself is an after-thought or only happens once there is an impact on health and well-being. Yvette wants self-care to be a priority and for self-care plans to be just as important other plans! She won a Microsoft/O2 award for business in 2013, was shortlisted for Best Coach at the Best Business Women Awards, 2015 and was awarded an MBE for her work with women in business in 2017.


Yvette is a highly experienced coach, Business Development and marketing professional with project management experience and proven leadership expertise across a diverse range of sectors.  

She brings over 20 years of experience and has developed and delivered training programmes to small business owners and senior leaders, facilitated awaydays for senior leaders, and has board-level experience in the NHS, voluntary and education sectors. 

She has also facilitated group coaching sessions, where one of the key elements was allowing people to be truly listened to and be given space to think.  By empowering leaders to create inner change, they in turn become inspirational leaders, make better decisions, grow and thrive and create sustainable and successful businesses. 

She believes that this starts from the inside and working in a way which builds sustainable and profitable businesses without overwhelm, stress and burnout.

Yvette is an accredited NLP and Performance coach in addition to a degree in Journalism and Psychology and a Masters in Communities, Organisations and Social Change.   In 2019 she was awarded a PhD in sociology and studies identity, class and belonging.  She is a member of the ANLP, British Sociological Association and the International Society of Female Professionals.

Relevant Credentials:

  • PhD Sociology - University College London (2019) 

  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming practitioner (with TimeLine and Hypnotherapy, NLP World, Brighton – accredited NLP trainer (January 2019)

  • Spectrum performance Coach – Pioneering Change now Red Castle Consultants – accredited trainers, Ipswich (June 2019)

  • PRINCE2, Institute of Education (2012)

  • MA Communities, Organisations and Social Change, City University London (2006)

  • BA Hons Journalism and Psychology, City University London (1998)

How I can help:

Are you ready to really get clarity in your business? Or do you want to transition from your 9-5 into doing what you are truly passionate about? Do you want to take the steps to remove what doesn't serve you? Is now the time you take those steps forward? 

I'm inviting you to work with me on to get that clarity and take the steps you need to move forward:

  • We will look at who you are and what you really want and uncover what has been holding you back.
  • We will work together to remove limiting beliefs that have stopped you moving forward
  • I use a range of techniques to do this so you can thrive.
  • We will get deep with your goals and the habits needed to keep you on track.

What to expect:

  • Languages:  English
  • This will be a virtual session based on GMT timezone
  • You will need a wifi connection, audio (headphones) ,video capabilities for best results
  • You will receive a session feedback email within 72 hours

Tips before the call:

Allow yourself uninterrupted time, grab a  notebook and a glass of water, think about what your ideal outcome will be at the end of our time together.


"Yvette was a great coach and definitely helped me move my plans forward and address my blocks. I finished our programme together feeling much more excited and equipped for my future. I would happily recommend Yvette to others looking for someone to help them move their life forward, in fact I already have!"

- Elvina Quaison, SESA, Jan 2020

"I worked with Yvette to help set up my new business. The coaching received was indispensable as it provided me with the tools to clearly know where I was going with my business and how to get there in the best possible way specifically for me. Her compassionate coaching also enabled me to overcome my fears and anxiety, and in particular give me the confidence I needed to believe I could succeed." - Nadine Edwards, March 2019

Keywords / Areas of Focus:

Clarity, burnout, overwhelm, business transition

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