Feb. 25, 2021

Doug Lambert - Executive Coach/Board Director/Rhodesian Light Infantry

Doug Lambert - Executive Coach/Board Director/Rhodesian Light Infantry

With more than 18 years of Board level experience and now a hugely successful Dubai based executive coach, Doug shares his amazing story from being the son of farmers in Rhodesia through his time in the Rhodesian Light infantry to Board Director for Saudi Joint Ventures - “Just enough is never enough”.


For this next instalment I was joined by Doug Lambert, a Dubai based executive coach, Doug has more than 18 years of Board level experience, more than 4,000 hours of business coaching and  worked with more than 300 senior executives in over 70 companies. Born in Rhodesia Doug has built a real skill in reinventing himself over the years, from his early days in boarding school, through  an exemplary military career in the Rhodesian Light infantry and onto a variety on roles with Shell across multiple regions and countries, and to his current career as executive coach.

Doug Lambert

Owner, Doug Lambert Executive Coaching

Dubai based executive coach, Doug Lambert, has twenty-six years of senior executive experience at Board level with a leading International Petroleum Company across many parts of the business with responsibility held at global, regional and country level. His responsibilities included numerous Board directorships and he held a wide range of executive positions across sales, marketing, finance and general management.

Doug has a proven executive coaching track record of successfully enabling senior executives to significantly improve their effectiveness and realize their full potential. Doug’s client base includes senior executives and Government officials at Chairman, Under Secretary, CEO, MD, Vice President, GM, Chief Officer and Director Levels across a wide range of public and private sectors