Clair Duff

Clair Duff is a corporate facilitator and executive coach. She has over 30 years’ experience working with executive and senior leaders of two major Canadian financial institutions as well as with clients from other industries.

Clair draws powerful insights from participants to help them grow and gain awareness and is renowned for her engaging and inspiring style. For the past three decades, Clair has worked with senior leadership teams to move through challenging and complex issues. With courage and candor, she has helped teams recognize and work through the often-undeclared interpersonal dynamics that can limit their effectiveness. She has led leadership learning programs, leadership engagement workshops, team commitment sessions, executive and leadership conferences, as well as MBTI sessions to groups from six to over 300 people.

She works with executives to gain greater clarity on their leadership strengths and to help them learn how they can be even more effective. In addition, she helps to uncover gaps to be closed and identifies underutilized strengths to be leveraged. She combines a direct approach with genuine compassion and great enthusiasm for her clients.

Clair also works with a national Canadian company to assist executive leadership teams to assess talent, identify high potential resources and manage succession issues.

Clair holds a B.A. and an M.B.A. from Dalhousie University. She is an Adler Trained Coach (ATC), has completed McKinsey and Company’s Facilitator Development Program and is qualified by Psychometrics Canada to administer the MBTI.