Katrena Friel

Leadership Speaker | Author | Coach | Business Mentor at Founder Academy

  • Leadership Management Masterclass
  • Why are founders hard to work with?
  • 10 Secrets to Leadership for Founders

Expert Credentials

Katrena Friel is one of the brightest minds in training, coaching and corporate consulting today. She incorporates three key aspects, one being life-transforming skills, training and professional development programs as well as professional coaching and mentoring. For over 25 years, Katrena has worked in most industries, specialising in leadership management development. Her sound knowledge of business, plus her ability to put ideas into action through planning, training and development ensures her clients success. She has contributed to the success of thousands of companies, consulted to hundreds of CEOs and senior management teams and guided tens of thousands of Entrepreneurs, inspiring them to their next level of development.


Imagine knowing how to develop a High Performance Self Managing Team, the holy grail of leadership. As you know, exceptional teams don’t just happen – they have to be built, supported and managed. Teams can create greater synergy and optimise the skills, knowledge, and experience of everyone involved. We want to ensure you maximise your potential and enhance your performance as a FOUNDER. We give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in yourself and to equip you with practical skills to develop yourself and success within your team. It has been developed over 20 years for optimum results, using a variety of tools and techniques to develop an understanding of your potential. It incorporates various transformation tools and principles, designed to guarantee your future success as a FOUNDER.