A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.

MARGE PIERCY Novelist & Social Activist

Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.

OPRAH WINFREY Producer & Philanthropist


Coaching is a safe space for you to explore a professional issue without fear of judgement or repercussion. The three most important skills a professional coach can offer are active listening, commercial understanding and effective questioning. Maria utilises these techniques to help you unearth any unaddressed blocks and assist you in moving forward to focus on your goals and how to achieve them.

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Mentors help you in a professional capacity to navigate current issues at work and can advise you on the underlying and peripheral challenges that may lay ahead in your career. With many years’ experience working with senior executives across a variety of sectors and organisations, Maria will guide you on the steps required, and options available, to push forward to the next level and achieve the success you desire.

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Maria Darby-Walker is a supportive and inspiring coach and mentor who motivates and constructively challenges those around her to enable them to reach their personal and professional potential. Maria believes that partnership, chemistry and trust are the real foundations of success.

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