Carol Lempert

Executive Coach and Keynote Speaker -


Carol Lempert is a keynote speaker and executive coach who works closely with organizations to develop their senior leaders so that they can successfully execute on strategy.

From Broadway to the Boardroom

Carol has a Masters degree in Communication and started her career as a professional actress. She believes that great communication, high performance, strong presence and inspiring leadership are intrinsically linked—and learnable. 

Fabulous Coach

Her clients include: Medidata Solutions, J&J, Pfizer, AvePoint, Beckman Coulter, A.T. Kearney Consulting, Boston Consulting Group, Bilfinger Industrial Services, Pinerock, PIMCO, BMO Private Bank, Consonance Capital and YPO.

People who have worked with Carol say they learned to:

  • Hone their leadership brand
  • Increase their executive presence
  • Give more impactful presentations
  • Improve their storytelling skills
  • Deliver more meaningful, and therefore actionable, feedback to their direct reports
  • Get better buy-in to their recommendations—from both shareholders and staff

Rigorous and Insightful

Carol has a reputation of being rigorous, insightful and easy to work with. In the early 2000’s she led a start-up consultancy in Toronto as VP, Learning.

We started with a huge client contract from Royal Bank and no staff!”  

By implementing business plans and developing new accounts she was key in growing the firm 20x to over $5M. When she left to move to NYC the firm had expanded to 200+ employees.

Carol has performed off-broadway and around the world. The New York Times has called her: “…a lovely performer. Charming and resonant.”

She lives with her husband in a cozy home near the Hackensack River and has been known to eat Haagen Dazs ice cream for breakfast.