|| Sunny Stout Rostron is an executive coach and consultant, with a wide range of experience in leadership and management development, business strategy and executive coaching. With over 25 years’ international experience as an executive coach, Sunny has played a leading role in building the emerging profession of coaching, and her passion is to develop the knowledge base for coaching through research and the critical reflective practice of dedicated practitioners. She is Executive Director of Sunny Stout-Rostron Associates, a Founding Fellow at the Institute of Coaching at Harvard, an Advisory Board Director with the Professional Development Foundation UK (PDF), and Founding President of COMENSA (Coaches and Mentors of South Africa. Sunny’s books include:Leadership Coaching for Results (2014),Business Coaching International: Transforming Individuals and Organizations (2009/2013), Business Coaching Wisdom and Practice: Unlocking the Secrets of Business Coaching (Knowres, 2009/2012), and Accelerating Performance: Powerful New Techniques to Develop People (Kogan Page, 2002). She is also a contributing author to the UK Handbook on the Psychology of Coaching and Mentoring (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013); Positive Psychology as Social Change (Springer, 2010); Trends in Developing Human Capital (Knowres, 2010); The Complete Handbook of Coaching (Sage, 2009/2013); Developing Human Capital (Knowres 2010); and Sharing the Passion: Conversations with Coaches (Advanced Human Technologies, 2006).