Jaques is an agile leadership coach who supports Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Product Managers, Agile Coaches and Executives who work in organisations that care about a sustainable and adaptable path to success.
With over a decade spent leading big and small teams of creatives to successful products in the volatile games industry, Jaques understands what it's like to deal with uncertainty. He believes that great success comes from collaboration and that leaders hold the key to unlocking that potential. He loves to work with them and their teams to create a generative space, fit for purpose, like working through conflict, establishing decision-making paradigms, continuous constructive feedback and more.
In addition to his work as an agile leadership coach in Mind Forge®, he is a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and an Epic Fantasy Author. Jaques still actively works with game development studios, growing leaders and supporting teams. In 2021, 2022, and 2023 Influencer Digest recognized Jaques as one of the Top 15 coaches in Wellington, New Zealand.
Jaques strictly uses practices supported by scientific research and holds himself to a high standard of diligent practice and self-improvement.