Hortense le Gentil

Executive Coach, Speaker, and Author

Hortense le Gentil is passionate about helping business leaders reach greater professional and personal success by aligning their personal values and professional activities. She is the author of Aligned: Connecting Your True Self with the Leader You’re Meant to Be. She works with decision-makers around the world to help them lead with authenticity by finding and closing the gaps between the leader they are and the leader they want to be. She is dedicated to helping CEOs, C-level executives, and entrepreneurs become self-aware and more aligned personally and professionally, leading to better workplace environments and better employee wellbeing—and, consequently, increased productivity and satisfaction.

Hortense’s coaching is informed by her 30 years in business, working across a number of industries—including media consulting, advertising, technological innovation and entrepreneurship. She is frequently featured in Forbes, Fortune, Business Insider, Fast Company, HR.com and Ladders.

She is a certified Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder CenteredTM coach and part of MG100 Coaches, Marshall Goldsmith’s Pay It Forward project. She is #13 World’s Management Guru -Global Gurus Top 30, 2020 and has received in 2019, a Marshall Goldsmith Thinkers50 Top Coaches in the World Award.

Courses and Contributions

Finding Authentic Purpose

Esteemed executive leadership coach Hortense le Gentil presents this course on how to close the gap between the leader you are and the leader you aspire to be.

Discover Hidden Potential

In this course, Hortense le Gentil offers insights into how we overcome obstacles that prevent us from achieving the personal alignment that we need.

Aligned Leadership

Alignment and leadership expert Hortense le Gentil presents exactly how to align everyone, up and down an organization, so that the best work gets done.