I value Dr Brendan’s knowledge of the nature and challenges of the CEO role. His focus on Executive Presence and the CEO Communication mandate is particularly compelling.

Ibrahim Al Mojel, CEO of the Saudi Industrial Development Fund

“OLE Consulting demonstrates experience and depth of knowledge within their area of expertise and is always strategic, responsive and proactive in its consulting and Leadership Development processes. Brendan always has one eye on ensuring execution. ”

Ian Gore, Global Head, Human Resources, ADIB

Brendan has worked with me as an executive coach for two years. I value his intellect and skills as an Organizational and Leadership expert, and his experience in the region is a strong asset. His advice and coaching, at all levels in the Management Pipeline, have had a significant impact on leadership are deeply appreciated

Adam Sieminski, President at KAPSARC

“Dr. Brendan McCann has provided Leadership Development support at the most senior levels at Bank ABC and Group of Bank ABC. His ability to deliver strong consulting, connect with our people and work across our geographies has been a real asset to our Bank”.

Dr. Khaled Kawan, Group Chief Executive Officer, Bank ABC

I have followed Dr Brendan’s work via various employers and ASHRM for many years. He has married subject matter experience with a genuine interest in the region and its businesses and vitality. He has been a great coach to me personally and I admire his regional leadership insight. God bless him

Abdulhadie Almansouri, President at GACA - General Authority of Civil Aviation - Saudi Arabia

“Dr. Brendan is liked and respected from the top to the bottom of our company, from the Boardroom to the car showrooms. BCFC has benefitted from OLE Consulting’s Leadership Development processes for many years. BCFC have retained OLE Consulting for senior level recruitment, leadership training and executive coaching and have always considered them a trusted advisor to our businesses.”

Dr. Adel Hubail, Chief Executive Officer, BCFC

Bank ABC Europe has had a long term relationship with Dr Brendan McCann and OLE Consulting. Over the years he has played an important role in leadership development and talent management. His ability to gain the trust and respect of our staff at all levels has been key to his and our success.

Paul Jennings, MD & CEO, Bank ABC Europe

“Dr. Brendan is a trusted advisor on issues of leadership, talent and succession in our family business. He has helped in numerous ways from senior-level recruitment and across the Leadership Development spectrum. He shares Almajdouie’s values of specialization, expertize and integrity and has added value to our business.”

Abdullah Al Majdouie, Group President, Almajdouie Group

“Brendan has provided workshops and coaching to Alvean and we have found his insights and guidance very insightful and useful. The global view OLE Consulting brings to its consulting mirrors Alvean’s international footprint and flavor; its dynamism and pragmatism really suits our young and dynamic workforce.”

Daniele Giugno, Global HR & Talent Leader, Alvean

“Dr. Brendan was recommended to KAPSARC by Saudi Aramco. He has successfully delivered leadership training within the realms of Emotional Intelligence and Executive Presence and provided Executive Coaching processes to some of our senior managers. It’s OLE Consulting’s ability to work across cultures and to bring best practices to the region that really sets them apart.”

Mohammed Al Sheri, HR Director, KAPSARC

“Dr. Brendan McCann has provided Leadership Consulting and Executive Coaching support to WAHA Capital since 2011. He has helped bring a high degree of rigor to how we assess, develop and mobilize leaders up, down and across WAHA. Brendan’s work helped define our succession needs and stock our leadership pipeline. It is client commitment, deep expertise and cultural fluency that differentiates OLE Consulting.”

Salem Rashid Al Noaimi, CEO and Managing Director, WAHA Capital


As Founding Partner of Raed, I have retained Dr Brendan to coach many of the CEOs in our start up businesses. His business acumen and commercial insight and ability as a Coach has been very impressive and valuable.

Omar Al Majadouie, Founding Partner at Raed Ventures,