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Neil Cody

Neil has over 20 years of global experience as a learning & development leader, business partner, consultant, designer, programme manager, facilitator and coach; supporting diverse industries, organisations, people and solutions.




Neil has worked for global brands, including Twitter, PayPal and Dell, where he led strategic learning and development, training, coaching and technology-enabled solutions in dynamic, complex and commercially focused operational environments.


Neil is a true learning and development practitioner. In his career, he has amassed deep knowledge and experience in architecting training, learning programmes, and technology solutions to support learning and people development at an enterprise scale.


He has strong business acumen gained from working on both the client and vendor sides and leading L&D functions, projects and operations to support diverse industries, business verticals, and learner audiences.


Recent Work


As an experienced designer, presenter and facilitator, Neil is passionate about creating and delivering learning experiences to groups in-person or virtually to support change, improve skills and capabilities, and develop leaders to achieve their goals. He leverages his consultancy, facilitation and coaching skills to help clients align their learning strategy with overall business goals. Typically, he partners with clients to:


– Develop an L&D strategy

– Market the L&D function to stakeholders and          learners

– Undertake programme reviews

– Create a hybrid learning strategy

– Build the capability of the L&D team

– Provide coaching for senior L&D leaders


BSc in Computer Science (1:1) – University College Dublin. Diploma in Digital & Social Selling – The Digital Marketing Institute. Diploma in Life & Executive Coaching – Positive Success Group. Quality and Qualifications Ireland – L6 Distinction in Professional Coaching Practice & Ethics. Certified Global Gallup Strengths Coach.

Certified in Emotional Intelligence with MHS EQ-i 2.0 / EQ-360. Certified in GlobeSmart Profile for improving global teamwork, developing cultural intelligence, and enhancing inclusion within an organisation. Certified in Hogan Assessments: Hogan Personality Inventory, Hogan Development Survey, and the Motives, Values, Preferences Inventory. Certified Insights Discovery Licensed Practitioner.

Member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and the European Mentoring and Coach Council (EMCC).


I recognise the critical role learning plays in enabling people and driving performance in the modern workplace. I love supporting individuals & teams, nurturing growth, developing talent, and fostering impactful outcomes.

We think differently

We push the boundaries for our clients by challenging mindsets and offering new ways of thinking. We’ll expand your thinking and offer a practical, pragmatic and honest approach to the design phase. We do this with one purpose in mind; to achieve measurable and lasting results.

Our Solutions

Enabling leaders to develop an authentic leadership style, which inspires and motivates.

Building individual manager self-confidence and an ability to manage a team.

High-impact programmes that accelerate graduate development and build long-term career paths.

Developing the next generation of leaders as they make the transition to a more senior role.

Shorter programmes designed to meet specific individual and team needs across organisations.

An experienced panel of accredited coaches who support the development of individual performance.

Enabling the true power of senior teams through to achieve collective performance and growth.

Our adaptive approach to tailoring and delivering any of our solutions in the virtual world.

Ready to discuss how a partnership with HPC can advance your business?