Tesse Akpeki

Lead Governance Consultant

Tesse Akpeki is a consultant, trainer, Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution accredited mediator and a non-practising solicitor. Formerly head of governance and trustee services at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations, Tesse has worked extensively with third sector organisations nationally and internationally.

Tesse is an accredited coach, specialising in governance development and leadership. Having previously served as non-executive director in the NHS for 12 years, her focus is in enabling harmonious professional relationships especially for senior leaders, trustee boards and facilitating change management programmes.