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Decade + of Coaching and Advising Corporate Leaders

Ken Estridge is an experienced entrepreneur, executive, and executive coach who has coached and advised hundreds of CEO's and senior managers of start-ups, early stage growth companies and Fortune 500 companies to improve leadership effectiveness, accelerate growth and increase profitability. Ken has also facilitated CEO Peer Groups for TAB, The Alternative Board since 1999.

Ken's executive coaching clients hold senior leadership positions in their companies such as: CEO, CFO, COO, CTO, CIO, EVP, SVP, and VP. To read testimonials from clients about the value of working with Ken click here .

Ken has coached executives in a wide range of industries and companies (see Client List)
In addition to founding his own consulting firm in 1992, Ken has also provided executive coaching through Lore International Institute (a division of Korn Ferry) Cambria Consulting and Mariposa.

35 Years of Experience as a Senior Decision-Maker

Ken's work as an executive coach and management consultant has been informed by 35 years of business experience as a senior decision-maker in a wide range of companies from high tech to low tech.  A true entrepreneur with an impressive track record, Ken founded or co-founded 10 companies, served as President or CEO of 4 companies, served as a Director of 3 companies and a member of the Advisory Board of many others. In addition he was a Director of Corporate Finance for Ladenburg Thalman, an Investment Research Analyst for Fred Alger & Company, a partner in two early stage angel investment partnerships, and staff to a high networth private investor helping him invest in early stage growth companies.

World Class Education and Professional Credentials

Ken's ability to quickly understand his clients' functional responsibilities and their  key business challenges is greatly enhanced by his educational experience. Ken received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management from MIT, a Masters of Science from the Sloan School of Management at MIT, and a Doctorate of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. In addition, Ken has completed coaching certification and training programs from B-Coach, Coaches Training Institute, and Lore International Institute. Ken has been as a guest panelist and/or lecturer at Harvard Business School, MIT's Sloan School of Management, The MIT Enterprise Forum, Babson, and Northeastern. Ken serves as a member of the Board of Governors of the Harvard Business School Association of Boston and has been an active member of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge for over 15 years.

Personal Interests

Composer and Pianist, World Traveler, Conversant in French and Spanish, Sailing, Skiing, Fitness and Dance Enthusiast, On-going Personal Growth Journey.