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XCHANGE Certified Facilitator, Certified Business Coach, Positive Psychologist, Boundary Spanner.

Saiyyidah Zaidi is a Positive Psychologist, Fellow of the Association for Project Management, Certified Business Coach, Certified High Performance Coach, XCHANGE Facilitator. She is the Author of Amazon #1 Bestselling book RESULTS: The Art and Science of Getting It Done. A former Architect, Saiyyidah left a role as Project Director in Local Government to set up her own consultancy and coaching practice. Saiyyidah has two Masters with Distinction in Applied Positive Psychology and Construction Economics and Management; and is currently reading for a professional doctorate. Based in London, UK, Saiyyidah lives with her husband, two kids, and Tiger the cat.

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Saiyyidah (pronounced say-ee-dah, meaning female leader) is an experienced coach and online trainer.

Saiyyidah qualified as an Architect at the Mackintosh School of Architecture in Glasgow and went on to have a successful career in local government specialising in regeneration and construction culminating in her role as director of a $500m project. She is a Fellow of the Association for Project Management.

A passionate learner, Saiyyidah graduated in 2011 from The Meyler Campbell Mastered programme and qualified as a Certified High Performance Coach with the High Performance Institute in 2014. In 2020 she became an XCHANGE Certified Guide.

She holds two Masters with distinctions in Applied Positive Psychology, and Construction Economics and Management. Saiyyidah is currently undertaking a professional doctorate.

Having coached and trained clients online for over a decade, Saiyyidah is an advocate of using the right tools to meet the needs of her clients in actual and virtual contexts. She is motivated by knowing that with the right strategies the ability to seize untapped potential exists, and the ability to do extraordinary things is available to anyone. Saiyyidah believes in partnership working where she is the guide enabling individuals and organisations to gain a deeper understanding of themselves, and to use that as the foundation to achieve in alignment with their values.

Saiyyidah has travelled the world with her husband and two children before returning to live in her native London. She teaches, coaches, and facilitates for clients across the world.

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