Diane Gallacher is a partner at Kiddy & Partners, the leading global firm of business psychologists specialising in assessment, talent management and board development. She works with global organisations to help them identify and develop their high-potential leaders.
At an individual level, Ms. Gallacher's approach enables her to gain a deep understanding of personal motivations and aspirations, and at an organisational level, she helps articulate the future capabilities needed to fulfill the business goals. She is focused on creating motivating development plans that help individuals progress their careers.
Ms. Gallacher also specializes in designing and delivering skills-based workshops for HR professionals, typically in the areas of implementing talent processes and providing career consultancy for internal clients. She has been published in HR journals and websites on subjects including best practice in promotion and career planning. Current and recent clients include organisations in defense, pharmaceuticals, financial services and IT consultancy.
Prior to joining Kiddy, Ms. Gallacher worked for Aon Consulting and Water for Fish. She was a professional violinist for ten years before moving into consultancy.