Each member of our team brings a specific set of skills that enhances our offer to you.

We place the Bacon6 values at the heart of what we do.

Jo Bamford


Occupational Psychologist and Director of Bacon6 with vast experience in Consultancy and as a Coach. A specific interest to develop peoples strengths and potential and maximise the agility of leaders and managers to succeed in a world of innovation and change. She enjoys applying current thinking and research to her practice to ensure employees are engaged, client expectations are exceeded and commercial relevance is high. She is a member of the BPS and holds Level A&B in various psychometric tools. 

+44 (0)7808 931242


Julian Woodall


HR & Leadership and Development expert and Director of Bacon6 with front line experience in significant in-house roles and as a consultant. His talent lies in developing and delivering leadership strategy and development programmes that have clear value add and measurable ROI. He is an expert in mediation and conflict resolution and a member of the IOD and a Fellow of CIPD. Julian also works as an assessor and a coach with a particular interest in OD and aligning People and Business Strategy.

+44 (0)7736 529627


Louise Simpson


A Chartered Occupational Psychologist who has been involved with talent system design and implementation since 1996. Louise's career has spanned both consultancy and in house experience and her strengths lie in understanding the fit between individuals and organisations and appreciating how this fit can be achieved in different environments and cultures. She has a pragmatic and positive style and is responsive to client needs. Louise is a full member of the BPS and holds Level A and Level B Certificates in a variety psychometric tools.

+44 (0)7980 681104


Emma Rees


Brings a blend of sales and commercial experience to the field of talent development, having worked in commercial roles at P&G and Diageo before moving in to International roles in Learning and Development, HR and Talent. Emma has worked across the FMCG, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing and Higher Education sectors and uses her natural energy, inquisitiveness and challenge to stimulate growth and change in individuals and teams. She is also accredited to use a range of psychometric tools for coaching, assessment and team development.

+44 (0)7885 723833


Michael Brewer

A planning and strategy consultant with many years experience in the public and private sector. He is expert in working alongside clients to help them identify and focus on the most powerful levers of performance and priorities for development. Taking a customer and stakeholder perspective supported by analysis and research delivers successful change programmes and energised organisations.

+44 (0)7771 708282


Gwen Booth

Coach and Change Management Consultant with a particular background in local government and higher education sectors. She has a passion for working with transition, encouraging greater clarity, control, choice and responsibility leading to improved performance.


Kate Willson

HR and Organisational Development Consultant, she has over 20 years of experience working with large public and private sector as well as SME's. Has a particular expertise in managing change at al levels within organisations and she has huge success supporting culture change through management and organisational development. Kate also undertakes executive coaching assignments and is accredited to use a wide range of psychometrics to support her work.

+44 (0)7798 580644


Inka Kretschmer

Coach, trainer and facilitator who helps organisations and individuals to enhance their performance and fulfill their potential. While covering many different aspects of the field of personal and organizational development, more recently she has turned her focus mainly to women in leadership and unconscious bias within organizations. Being an international at heart, she has worked across Europe, Asia and South America and is bilingual in English and German as well as fluent in Chinese (Mandarin). She is currently based in Germany and leads on much of our European work.

+49 152 51036988


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