Trevor Torrance

Associate Principal & Executive Coach

Trevor Torrance has held global learning and development, talent and performance roles in large multi-national companies. He is an experienced and creative learning content designer, facilitator and executive coach. He works with corporations and individuals worldwide, helping them to achieve their business and personal goals by collaborating to develop bespoke programs to meet their needs and expectations. Trevor is well-recognised in Western Australia as a professional basketball player who played for the Perth Wildcats for 10 years.

Qualifications & Accreditation

  • Somatic & NLP ICF Accredited Coach
    Academy Of Leadership Coaching & NLP
  • Genos Emotional Intelligence
    Genos International
  • Leadership Circle (LCP)
    Leadership Circle Asia Pacific
  • Growth Edge Coaching (In Progress)
    Cultivating Leadership
  • Prosci – Change Management
    Prosci Change Management Certification
  • TDF Perceptual Styles Profile
    TDF International
  • Disc Profile
    Disc Profiles Australia
  • Certificate IV: Workplace Training & Assessment Category 2 

Positions Held

Associate Principal
Executive Coach
(2019 - Current)


(2020 - Current)

Senior Manager
Customised Executive Education
(2018 - 2019)

Learning Experience Director
(2017 - 2018)

Global Head of Design and Development
(2015 - 2017)
Global Performance Consultant
(2014 - 2015)


Head of Learning
Talent and Culture
(2012 - 2015)

Regional Senior Manager
Design, Development and Delivery of MENA
(2010 - 2012)
Global Head
Organisation Induction and Talent Development Programs
(2007 - 2009)
Head of Learning
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of Specialty

  • Leadership 
  • High performing teams
  • Executive coaching
  • Building positive organisational cultures
  • Effective communication and conflict management
  • Organisational change management
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Mindfulness, resilience & courage
  • Talent strategy & development
  • Innovative learning design & learning agility
  • Facilitation



  • Lead facilitator and coach for a senior executive development program for the Department of Education, NSW.
  • Design lead for an integrated digital solution for Transport NSW, specifically to launch the updated Leadership Capability Framework.
  • Coach and facilitator of cultural change program for global consumer products company across two continents.
  • Lead designer, facilitator and client manager for modulated leadership program with 6 core modules and 2 electives, blended, self-paced & face-to-face, aligned to internal leadership competency framework and mapped to AGSM Certificate of Executive and Management Development (CEMD) Finalist – AHRI Awards.
  • Creator and facilitator of a global and regional leadership curriculum for HSBC that was deployed across MENA to address challenges that arose from regional employee engagement results.
  • Built and deployed cultural change, leadership and talent development programs to support Singtel Optus brand launch and ‘service first’ campaign, across Australia & ASP.
  • Lead organizational design and cultural change program for government-owned media company
  • Lead designer for Emotional Intelligence Workshops delivered for a global LNG, oil and gas company.
  • Lead designer and facilitator of a modulated senior leadership program around resilience, strategy, EQ, purpose. Delivery was face to face and virtual for a large Australian financial services company.
  • Facilitator for partnership development program in large consulting firm.
  • Asia Pacific regional facilitator of a global performance management system and behavioural change program for global financial services company (HSBC).
  • Lead facilitator for executive leadership suite of programs for large ASP telco.
  • Built global talent development programs for top tier talent in HSBC.
  • Represented Australia in basketball, professional basketball player – Perth Wildcats (10 years)


Other Accreditations: ALCN & NLP International Coach Federation  | PROSCI – Change Management | DiSC Profile TDf Personality Profile | MTQ Plus |