We work with a group of carefully selected coaches who bring a range of experience and skills to deliver our clients desired outcomes.


Tara Zutshi

Tara is the founder of Beacon Women, with 20 years corporate experience and 12 years as an Executive Coach and leadership facilitator she understands how to design and deliver workshops and programmes that will deliver your desired outcomes.

Her coaching style is pragmatic and supportive. She has been a champion of women in business for many years and loves to coach leaders who want to be inclusive. 

She has been meditating regularly for the last six years and teaches people how to build this powerful and calming habit  into their everyday lives. Her warmth and enthusiasm are infectious. 


Jo Barker 

Jo is a Executive coach and facilitator, based in the home counties. Two of her main values are equality and doing meaningful workwhich has led her to specialize in diversity and inclusion. She works with companies to help them to retain their high potential women and those that belong to other minority groups.

She is  an experienced senior executive with a background in corporate sales within the magazine industry. As a Commercial Publisher she led market leading global brands including Elle, New Woman, Red and Heat Magazine.

She has worked in various charity roles alongside her paid work and has been a board director with governance and fundraising responsibilities for Home – Start, a charity that supports vulnerable families.

Her style is supportive and challenging, her clients receive feedback from her that they do not get anywhere else.


Lara Cullen

Lara's professional background is in People Development and Human Resources. She spent over 12 years training, coaching, developing and leading others and holding several senior positions for high profile global brands like Head of HR for retailer Cath Kidston and HR Director for fashion brand Ben Sherman.

People who've worked with Lara say  that, whatever the context, her coaching style is relaxed, informal, open and warm and at the same time grounded, professional, challenging, honest and completely focussed on you and helping you achieve your outcome. 

Lara is  a qualified and experienced Coach, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Practitioner and INLPTA Trainer (one of only a handful in the UK).



We have a large network of other coaches and facilitators that we can call on all over the UK . So no project is too large or too small.