Derek Lauber

Senior Facilitator

Derek is a human centered holistic executive coach with 18+ years of experience supporting strategic growth in organizations by developing and delivering the highest quality leadership coaching and facilitation of leadership development programs to executives, partners, senior leaders, high potentials, business owners and teams. He is a PCC ICF accredited coach with an extensive background in leadership, team, systems coaching and wellness coaching.

Derek is dedicated to helping leaders and teams discover and master their own unique brand of whole leadership by utilizing experiential, behavioral & neuroscience-driven coaching models and practices to create clarity, awareness, explore possibilities and take bold action to close gaps and reach their full potential. He is a dynamic facilitator who brings energy, enthusiasm and humor to motivate and inspire leaders at all levels to embrace self-discovery, learning and change to accelerate their leadership development.

His previous experience includes serving as DEI Lead consultant for PwC Germany Workforce
Transformation and as a Leadership Coach and Lead Facilitator in PwC’s US Leadership Coaching Center of Excellence (LC CoE). Dedicated to the development and advancement of the firm’s high-potential staff and emerging leaders as well as contributing to the overall elevation of coaching as a competency across Human Capital and the US practice. Facilitator and/or leadership coach in key Learning and development programs such as PCLDE, Discover, Leadership Pathways/ xLOS New Manager Experience, IFS New Manager experience, Tax Senior Conference (TSC), Connect/PwC Inside, Well-being in Action & Team Coaching.

Prior to joining PwC, he owned a boutique coaching/consulting firm, providing leadership coaching for the U.S. Internal Revenue Service, large healthcare organizations, senior leaders in technology organizations and other medical professionals. He also co-created and facilitated executive leadership coach training for the Denver Public Schools Lead in Denver Coaching Program.

Derek’s coaching and facilitation expertise is rooted in helping leaders navigate the complex systemic dynamics of human potential, leadership, teams, and organizations. Derek uses systemic and holistic coaching structures to help reveal to leaders and teams their gifts, strengths, unconscious limiting beliefs and the derivative behaviors that can support or deter them from achieving their goals and objectives.

Derek’s certifications include: Professional Certified Coach (International Coaching Federation), National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC), Hogan Assessment Certification, Team Coaching International (CTPC), The Leadership Circle Profile 360 Certified Consultant, HBDI Certified: Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument, Positive Psychology & Well-Being Coaching Certificate, College of Executive Coaching & The Energy Project – PeopleFuel & LeaderFuel Certified.

Derek is deeply curious about the Universe, all things nature, consciousness, travel, culture and how toelevate human potential. He currently lives in Frankfurt, Germany