Emotional Intelligence: The Key to Transformative Leadership


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Rita Knott, Managing Director, International Female Board Pool Initiative

"Nadja's workshop on IT Security and Protection against Cyber risks successfully linked emotional intelligence with Cybersecurity, making it a significant business impact."

Gregory Edwards, FEMA CISO

"The webinar on Emotional Intelligence and Resilience was perfectly executed; an amazing and talented presenter, highly recommended for agencies facing resilience challenges."

Linda McDermott, Conference Director PMI Ireland

"Nadja, a thought leader in cyber resilience and emotional firewalls, possesses a remarkable ability to connect with the audience and deliver powerful insights on resilience in today's digital landscape."


“The biggest change for me is that I now totally accept it can happen. And that doesn't sound like much but trust me, there is a fundamental difference in approach between organisations that accept it could happen and those that think they can repel it. Because if you think you can repel it, you do what we did before the attack, which is you have no adequate plans in place as to what you're going to do."


CEO of a $4 billion European company,


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of small and medium-sized enterprises shut down after cyberattacks. Can your business withstand this digital tempest?


is the average ransom paid to cybercriminals, twice the 2022 figure. Add to this $1.82M average in recovery costs. Are you ready to safeguard your assets?


of private sector companies have seen lost opportunities/revenue from ransomware. Don't let cyber threats chip away at your success.

Our 3-Step Proven System

High Preparedness

Strategic Leadership:

Enhance strategic foresight in your teams to proactively address cyber challenges, nurturing a growth-oriented culture that facilitates continuous learning and skill enhancement.

High Resiliency

Resilient Mindset:

Foster a culture that embraces change and uses emotional intelligence as a cornerstone for flexible leadership during uncertainty.


High Readiness

Flexible Leadership:

Equip your leaders with the emotional intelligence skills to navigate the dynamic cyber landscape, increasing agility and responsiveness across the workforce.


 Our Emotional Intelligence Toolkit

Know Yourself 

Enhance self-awareness for tailored emotional resilience, key in navigating cyber threats as a business leader.

Express Yourself

Develop clear communication under pressure to build organizational trust and emotional resilience.

Play Well with Others

Leverage emotional intelligence for stakeholder relations, bolstering collaboration, trust, and unified resilience.

Making Choices

Leverage emotional intelligence for agile responses to cyber threats, shaping adaptive leadership strategies.

Staying Cool

Transform cyber challenges into growth and innovation opportunities, managing stress effectively with an emotional resilience toolkit.

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Arnaud De Vibraye, ECSO

"Nadja provided invaluable knowledge and techniques for enhancing recruitment and retention strategies in cybersecurity using the EQ toolkit."

Philipp Wachholz, CMO, McDonald's Belgium

"Nadja adds substantial value to an organization with her broad experience and high level of empathy."

Denis Mercier, Deputy General Manager FIVES Group

"Nadja’s global vision and leadership in driving change through effective communication is highly recommendable for workforce development."


3 Different Ways We Can Help You


Our Emotional Firewalls Academy

Resilience against Ransomware

A glimpse of how to strengthen your emotional resilience strategies against ransomware threats. 

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Online Course for Fraud Prevention

Equip your Workforce with Emotional Firewalls Against Cyber Scams.

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Customized Online Courses for Fraud Prevention

Equip your workforce with customized training scenarios against online fraud and scams.

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 Emotional Intelligence Leadership Corner


Empower your Leadership

Master the power of emotional intelligence, essential for the modern leaders  in today's dynamic, hybrid work environments.

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Emotional Resilience for Teams

You can't turn everyone into a cyber warrior, but you can equip them with the emotional resilience tools against cyber threats. 

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The CISO's Sanctuary

A Safe Space for CISO's to navigate their unique challenges in building healthy security cultures in the current cyber threat landscape.

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Emotional Intelligence

Executive Leadership Coaching

1:1 Executive Coaching for Governance Stakeholders

Steer your Businesses with Confidence & Clarity in the current challenging cyber landscape.

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1:1 Executive Coaching for C-Suite Leaders

Steer Your Organization with Emotional Resilience in the face of Cyber Challenges.

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1:1 Crisis Management Coaching for Executive Leaders

Fast-Track Your Emotional Resilience for facing Cyber Challenges. 

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Our Latest Cyber Resilience &

Emotional Intelligence Leadership Blogs

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Mastering Challenging Times through Emotional Intelligence


With nearly two decades of experience in crisis management and security at NATO, the world's largest organization, my leadership skills have been refined to be exceptionally sharp. I've navigated through uncertainty, maintained effective communication under intense pressure, and innovatively resolved intricate challenges. In such demanding environments, a leader's impact on mindset, dialogue, and behavior is crucial.

My extensive experience in the civil-military sector, collaborating with individuals from over 40 countries, has uniquely equipped me to assist my clients in building resilient, high-performing teams. This experience is pivotal in guiding you to foster emotional intelligence and resilience within your teams. I am prepared to help you navigate through turbulent times, ensuring your leadership leads to enduring success."

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