Founder Coaching for High-Growth CEOs

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Dave is on a mission to support the world’s top venture-backed CEOs, helping them to build emotionally-healthy, high-growth businesses.


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Dave supports venture-backed CEOs through the highs and lows of scaling their business.
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Dave’s Bio

Dave Bailey is one of Europe’s top CEO coaches. He works one-on-one with leading Series A+ CEOs all over the world, after having co-founded three VC-backed businesses.

Dave spent two years in Venture Capital and has mentored at Techstars and Google in London. He’s also an angel investor, so he’s seen the difficulties CEOs can face from both sides.

Dave studied Mathematical Sciences at Oxford University, before going on to Stanford Graduate School of Business and Singularity University.

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CEO Testimonials

Alister Rollins


“Dave's insightful coaching and powerful questioning helps me achieve clarity of focus—an essential requirement in the startup world. Highly recommended!”

Rebecca Kelly

CEO, VenueScanner

“Dave's expertise has helped me think through how I communicate with my team, my investors, and other stakeholders to really get my message across effectively."

Alexander Omeyer

CEO, Stepsize

“As a founder, it's hard to show up for yourself. Dave has helped me in many ways, even  beyond the business—including looking after my emotional health.”

Ben Stephenson

CEO, Impala

“Dave is a truly tremendous coach for a Founder who wants to scale. I highly recommend him for his breadth of knowledge, experience and his ability to dig into the most unfamiliar problems.”

Guilherme Vieira

CEO, Pelando

“Dave helps me to reframe my doubts and my whole team has said how much my leadership has changed as a result. ”

Sam Watson Jones

CEO, Small Robot Company

“CEO coaching helps you to clarify what you want from your role and your business, and then gives you the strategies to turn this into a reality."

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