Louise Seabrook Scrase

My career to date has included roles in Thorn EMI, Bosch and the  International Insurance Company – Zurich where I worked in a number of roles across Finance and IT over 22 years.

Working for a global insurance company, gave me access to a wealth of experience from running a variety of finance teams and them moving to work in Switzerland where I lead the change work-streams for a number of global projects, finally leading a global IT team which I took through a strategic transformation with teams in Switzerland, Spain, UK, USA and India.

Summary of key achievements at Zurich putting People at the centre of my leadership strategy

• Led global reinsurance program change delivering annual savings circa $25m
• Successfully transitioned IT outsourced services to a new provider and expanded portfolio to create internal IT capacity
• Led internal restructuring program across the US, UK, Switzerland, Germany and Spain working closely with HR and the leadership team
• Designed and implemented a new Target Operating Model for Global Sourcing and Procurement IT team servicing 50,000 users, setting up a new service delivery in Spain with annual savings of $1m
• Led teams through re-organisation and restructuring across UK, US and European locations savings approx. $1m p.a.
• Led global change management programs for Finance operational improvement and regulatory programs

I have worked with a variety of clients during the past 3 years, as an internal and external coach.   Clients who have previously worked with me have gone on to:
• Set up their own business
• Accelerated their careers to attain more senior positions
• Started new careers following their passion and purpose
• And re-invigorated their love for their profession and raised their profile and performance

I am qualified coach and member of the International Coaching Federation and have over 20 years of experience leading change and operations within Financial Services.

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Louise Seabrook Scrase

I am a seasoned leader with 20+ years of experience working within an International Financial Services environment managing global teams delivering:-

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  • global change programs for IT and Finance – delivering savings of $25-30m
  • strategic organisational transformation with associated savings >$2m
  • services transition across teams, countries and organisations

At PinPoint, I work with Managers and Leaders of complex and global organisations to accelerate results and move from complex to simple.

I create insight for greater self-awareness and coach people to overcome their fears, identify and deal with their limiting beliefs and understand their personal impact so that they can achieve better results.

Bringing my own experience as a leader of global teams, through coaching, I create the space for leaders to set their own vision and importantly their road-map to delivery taking into account their world and their challenges, from stakeholder understanding to setting their target operating model, I will be there to help you achieve your vision.

I live in a 3 pub village with a cricket green and duck pond with my extremely patient husband, daughter and 2 dogs and 2 cats. In the Summer we can be seen walking the local countryside and driving our 1967 MGBGT weather permitting.

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Louise is a Associate of the International Coaching Federation.  

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