Dr. Les Martel

Dr. Les Martel

Dr. Les Martel

Psychologist and Executive Leadership Coach, Business Strategist

MORETALENT™, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin based corporate strategy firm, announces the onboarding of Les Martel in the role of Executive Success Mentor for the organization.

Les is a seasoned executive coach and leadership development professional working with leaders world-wide to achieve peak performance for their teams and their organizations. He routinely works with executives & high potential talent in turbulent times of change or transitioning into more complex and bigger roles. His capabilities include rapid assessment of executives, leader coaching & high-performance team development. Les has a stellar track record of hitting the ground running, delivering “on-target and on-time” during periods of rapid organizational change.

Les has held internal roles as a Senior Talent Management Consultant for Development Dimensions International (DDI) and as an Executive Leadership Development Consultant at Korn Ferry International. In those roles he designed and implemented customized talent assessment, leadership development, succession management & executive coaching initiatives to clients across the world. Prior to that he was the Vice President & Head of Global Talent & People Development at the Instinet Corporation, a global electronic securities broker based in New York City. In that role, he was responsible for the delivery of the full range of mission critical human capital initiatives. He created their first internal & external executive coaching programs while routinely serving as the internal executive coach to the CEO and his direct reports.

Preceding Instinet, he was a Senior Human Capital Consultant for Downey-Kates International, a global Strategic HR consulting firm based in New York City. In that capacity, he worked with a diverse range of global clients in the executive assessment, feedback, & coaching arena as well as designing and delivering customized senior management & leadership development programs.

Oliver Degnan, President and CEO of MORETALENT™ Corporation had this to say…

“Les exhibits the very traits we value at MoreTalent, which is leadership from the trenches for the trenches. Les will provide much needed clarity for executive high performers. I like to think of Les as the Swiss Army knife in leadership development and executive performance.”


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