Keith Krasny

Keith’s dynamism and pragmatic approach bring a unique edge to his coaching, making him highly sought after by executives looking to energise their careers, their teams and their businesses. He brings nearly two decades of corporate and commercial experience in fast-paced, international environments as a technology and media lawyer. His broad range of experience allows him to quickly gain trust and rapport, making it both enjoyable and deeply rewarding for his clients as they find effective strategies to excel and thrive.

“Keith’s coaching allows me to focus on the important issues and clear away the background noise. I come out of my sessions with him enthused, self-assured and focused.”

General Counsel,
Fortune 500 Global Media Company

Coaching Experience

Keith has a passion for helping people achieve their best, working with them to spark new ideas, to refresh and enhance their drive and motivation and to help executives and their teams perform sustainably at the top of their game. Keith’s clients include executives from a wide range of sectors, senior in-house lawyers in technology, media, software, insurance, banking, shipping and internet businesses, as well as Managing and Senior Partners of global Professional Services firms.

He is a frequent speaker on leadership and team development, and has developed and delivered numerous bespoke leadership and culture change programmes for multi-national corporate teams.

Commercial Experience

Keith’s international experience in fast moving, ever-changing technology and media companies gives him a deep insight into the challenges faced by executives in today’s environment. He served as VP and European General Counsel for Expedia, based in both London and Paris, as well as UK General Counsel for AOL and The Huffington Post UK.

Before qualifying as a lawyer, Keith worked in a variety of roles from marketing information at Bombardier Inc. to teaching French, English and History in France and Taiwan, to playing music in a French piano bar.

Qualifications and Development

  • Accredited Business Coach (Worldwide Associate of Business Coaches)
  • Qualified Solicitor (England & Wales) and Member of the NY Bar.
  • Coaches in French and English
  • Graduate of the Meyler Campbell Coaching Mastered programme
“One of the constant pleasures of my job is watching someone who has been wrestling with big questions suddenly find not only their solutions, but the energy and the motivation to drive and implement the required changes.”

Francesca Lanza Tans

  • ″No wonder so many top leaders worldwide seek his counsel.″ Chairman, Peak Inc
  • ″He is a highly effective coach and is able to help me work through critical and sensitive issues.″ Senior Partner & MD, The Boston Consulting Group
  • ″Probably the best event ever, a masterclass.″ Meyler Campbell ‘Fishbowl’ Attendee
  • ″Alexander has been an enormous support to me in developing our leadership capabilities.″ Chief Executive, Railway Children
  • ″He has an unflappable common sense, practical business experience and thoughtful insight.″ Chairman, PZ Cussons PLC
  • ″You have made a huge difference to my landing at GSK this year.″ President Consumer Healthcare Worldwide, GSK
  • ″A great foundation from which we can set goals for achieving our dreams with enthusiasm.″ MD, GoodBrand & Co
  • ″I would highly recommend him as a coach to others in leadership roles.″ Senior Partner & MD, The Boston Consulting Group
  • ″You have played a vital role in helping us on our journey towards becoming a truly world-class organisation.″ President RDQ, Jacobs Douwe Egberts
  • ″Highly supportive coaching, advice and challenge – very focused on my specific needs.″ CEO, South West Trains
  • ″I have rediscovered my confidence and have taken on challenges that I wouldn’t have thought I could deliver on.″ IT DIrector, Muller UK
  • ″I’m excited about the big ideas we identified for each of us.″ MD, GoodBrand & Co
  • ″He combines a wealth of practical business experience with a deep insight into human behaviour.″ Chairman, Performance Consultants International
  • ″He is very skilled at asking questions so that I examine all possible options.″ CEO, The Post Office
  • ″We were able to work through some tough issues in an extremely challenging business environment.″ CEO, Muller UK
  • ″He has helped inspire and motivate me and my team to a level I would once not have believed possible.″ HR Director, Whitbread Restaurants
  • ″No wonder so many top leaders worldwide seek his counsel.″ Chairman, Peak Inc
  • ″He is a highly effective coach and is able to help me work through critical and sensitive issues.″ Senior Partner & MD, The Boston Consulting Group
  • ″Probably the best event ever, a masterclass.″ Meyler Campbell ‘Fishbowl’ Attendee
  • ″Alexander has been an enormous support to me in developing our leadership capabilities.″ Chief Executive, Railway Children
  • ″He has an unflappable common sense, practical business experience and thoughtful insight.″ Chairman, PZ Cussons PLC
  • ″You have made a huge difference to my landing at GSK this year.″ President Consumer Healthcare Worldwide, GSK
  • ″A great foundation from which we can set goals for achieving our dreams with enthusiasm.″ MD, GoodBrand & Co
  • ″I would highly recommend him as a coach to others in leadership roles.″ Senior Partner & MD, The Boston Consulting Group
  • ″You have played a vital role in helping us on our journey towards becoming a truly world-class organisation.″ President RDQ, Jacobs Douwe Egberts
  • ″Highly supportive coaching, advice and challenge – very focused on my specific needs.″ CEO, South West Trains
  • ″I have rediscovered my confidence and have taken on challenges that I wouldn’t have thought I could deliver on.″ IT DIrector, Muller UK
  • ″I’m excited about the big ideas we identified for each of us.″ MD, GoodBrand & Co
  • ″He combines a wealth of practical business experience with a deep insight into human behaviour.″ Chairman, Performance Consultants International
  • ″He is very skilled at asking questions so that I examine all possible options.″ CEO, The Post Office
  • ″We were able to work through some tough issues in an extremely challenging business environment.″ CEO, Muller UK
  • ″He has helped inspire and motivate me and my team to a level I would once not have believed possible.″ HR Director, Whitbread Restaurants