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Executive & CEO Mentoring & coaching Directory For Women

Find Your CEO Executive Mentor or Coach

From performance targets & people motivation to financial management and sales & marketing, CEOs and executives shoulder the ultimate responsibility. It can be lonely. 

As female CEO, we often face more significant challenges and obstacles than our male counterparts. While leaders require great skill and experience to be effective, they also need to continuously learn and grow to stay ahead of the curve

Find your leading female CEO and executive mentor or coach who have been where you are.  Overcome challenges, make better decisions, and bridge the gender gap of executive success!

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Become THE CEO Your organiSation, board, and community needs.

Find the Best CEO, Executive Mentor Coach Here.

Ruffle directory offers a growing selection of the best CEO executive mentors and coaches, all of whom are women that are experienced in their field. 

If you’re ready to find a mentor who can help you take your CEO skills and business to the next level, browse our selection of mentors and coaches today!

We have coaches here who are dedicated to helping you get the best result with your CEO and Executive career goals!

We have included some coaches and mentors here who can help you on your journey as a CEO or Executive. It can be lonely!

Coaches here can help you– you’ll find successful CEO’s with Board and Consulting experience, leadership experts, personal brand strategists, speaking and mindset coaches, and even art therapists who can help you release tension and rediscover your soul.

Take a look through and select the best coacher mentor to help you make your CEO or Executive journey one that’s joyful and supported!

You’ve got this. 

Elise Clement

Elise Clement

Reconcile your ambitions as a businesswoman, your needs as a mother, to truly thrive personally & professionally

Life Coach
Mindset/Personal Growth
Workshop Facilitator

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Dilia Wood

Business Start Up Mentor

Your entrepreneurial dreams nurtured with expertise & empathy from digital landscape to heart of community.

Branding Coach
Business Owner
Business Strategist
Career Coach
Executive Coach
Life Coach
Mindset/Personal Growth
Personal Brand Strategist

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Rebecca Bradford Green

RBG Coaching

Reignite your career! Discover purpose & meaning to thrive in your professional life.

Career Coach
Life Coach
Mindset/Personal Growth

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Lynette Gordon

'Self-Mastery' Coach & Mentor

My privilege is helping you align your big ‘I AM’ Self & your little ‘i’ human self! True power & purpose!

Life & Business Coach
Mindset/Personal Growth
Professional Speaker

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Philippa Scott

Fantastic Futures

Helping parents step into empowerment and joy, overcoming overwhelm and lack of balance.

Mindset/Personal Growth

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Leanne O’Sullivan

Adventure Digital

I help you get Clarity, Confidence & Clients by embracing digital marketing tools and tactics.

Business Owner
Business Strategist
Marketing Executive
Web Developer

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Natalie Tolhopf

Natalie Tolhopf Business Coaching

Cultivate powerful self-belief, become confident to sell, simple & successfully

Business Owner
Business Strategist
Mindset/Personal Growth

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Melissa Robbins


Game-changing strategies - take your retail product business global and profitable!

Branding Coach
Business Strategist

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Fiona Clark

BreakThrough Business Solutions

From Start-Up to Scale-Up: We Help Women Build Thriving Businesses!

Business Owner
Business Strategist
Mindset/Personal Growth

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Janine Manning

BE Activation Agency

Become an influential changemaker - unshakeable confidence, dynamic impact & enhanced credibility

Branding Coach
Personal Brand Strategist

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Why CEO Mentoring Is For You

Deliver Value

Develop skills to deliver better value as a leader.

Handle Conflict

Handle conflict & resolve issues.

Build Resilience

Bounce back from setbacks, learn from mistakes.

Better Decisions

Dive deep into critical thinking & solutions.

Drive Goals

Develop a clear vision & effectively communicate.


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How CEO, executive Mentoring Can Help

Female CEOs Need Mentors Too

The path to C-Level leadership is often fraught with challenges and complexity. This is especially true for female CEOs, who often have to contend with gender bias in the workplace.

It is well known that mentoring and coaching is a key factor in career success, yet research shows that female CEOs are far less likely to have mentoring and coaching than their male counterparts. 

A coach or mentor can provide you with the guidance, encouragement and advice you need to overcome challenges and achieve success as an executive or CEO.

Obtain New Perspectives

One of the main benefits of an executive mentor or coach is gaining direct access to a wealth of knowledge and experience. Each mentor has a wealth of experience in business, leadership and management.

Using their years of extensive experience they can provide you with invaluable insights into the challenges you are facing as a CEO. As they have “been there” and “done that” they are able to provide a different perspective on a variety of topics allowing you to make better, more informed decisions. 

This is hugely beneficial for female CEOs & executives who often have to contend with unconscious gender bias and lack of diversity in the workplace.

Someone To Discuss Ideas With

As a female CEO, it can often be difficult to find someone to confide in or talk to about the challenges you are facing without judgement or criticism.

This is where having an executive mentor or c coach can be priceless. Your mentor or coach is there to listen to your thoughts and ideas, and to provide you with honest feedback.

This is a space where you can openly discuss your challenges, goals and aspirations and received positive feedback.

This also helps in identifying and addressing weaknesses, which can serve as a springboard for further self-improvement.

Receive Personalised Feedback

A mentor/coach relationship should be built on trust, which is why these mentors and coaches take the time to get to know you, your goals, and your business.

This allows them to provide you with personalised feedback that is tailored to your specific needs and challenges

This feedback is imperative to helping you to grow as a leader, discover new opportunities, and navigate the various challenges of being a female CEO while growing the organisation and creating thriving cultures.

Spark New Thinking

An executive mentor or coach may challenge you to think differently. This is done by asking probing questions, raising different perspectives and offering alternative interpretations of events.

This stimulate new ways of thinking that can lead to better decision making, problem solving and creativity.

For female CEOs, this is especially important as they often have to contend with outdated systems, structures and processes that are not conducive to their success.

More Than Leadership Guidance

Leadership Coach

Helping you realise your leadership potential.

Business oach

Take your business to the next level - start today.

Finance Mentor

Feel empowered in your finances.

Growth Mentor

Journey to greater personal development.

Life Coach

Achieve your life long goals - find a life coach.

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Improving The Quality Of Leaders, Today

CEO mentoring or executive coaching for women is a meaningful way to encourage their advancement in the workplace. Ultimately, increased leadership and CEO skills can only benefit you and your organisation.

Ruffle is a growing directory working to improve the diversity and quality of future leaders. We provide women with access to the best minds in business through our network of executive mentors and coaches.

You will benefit from a CEO mentor if:

Leadership Mentor FAQs

Learn More Today

Below we have answered some of the most frequently asked questions about leadership mentoring from Ruffle Mentoring

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CEO & Executive Mentoring & coaching FAQs

About CEO Mentoring & Coaching

Are you looking for a executive mentor or coach? We have answered some frequently asked questions about mentoring and coaching relationships.

While we are all born with our own talents, it is not until we are faced with challenges that these talents are truly tested and pushed to their limits. With the advice and guidance of a CEO mentor or coach, you can develop your skills and abilities to help overcome any challenge.

  • Support professional development
  • Get guidance during career or life changes
  • Help form actionable goals
  • Develop and improve leadership skills

Ruffle Mentoring is a directory that helps connect women with leading female mentors and coaches who have the experience and expertise they are seeking. Ruffle Mentoring is committed to providing a place that helps women connect with mentors and coaches who can help them achieve their goals.

Ruffle offers a simple and straightforward connection process. Simply use the search function to look for a coach or mentor that matches your goals, view their profile, socials or website and connect with them directly. Too easy!

Yes! We are always looking for leading female mentors to join our directory. If you are interested in becoming a mentor, please fill out our form and we will be in touch!