Sam Pringle – Associate Consultant
Sam is an expert in maternity coaching and consultancy. She works with organisation to support women in developing leadership roles and finding their work life balance. She is a MBA graduate with over 10 years management experience in pharmaceuticals. Her coaching skills have been further developed through NLP Master Practioner training.
In 2003 Sam reached the final of the UK Pharmaceuticals Regional Business Manager of the year. She diversified her working experience by taking secondments in European Business Development and with Marie Curie Cancer Charity.
Sam works with both public and private sector including the Scottish Parliament, Women in Science Engineering and Technology and Tods Murray law firm. She consults in areas such as work life balance, flexible working, managing maternity leave, mentoring and coaching for parents at work.
Outside of work she is an active member of the Lothian Maternity Services Liaison Committee with a particular interest in breastfeeding. She worked as a pro bono business consultant on a breastfeeding initiative with the charity Best Beginnings and is an NCT committee member in Edinburgh South.
With two young children she knows only too well the challenges of managing a family and a career.