Jill Douka MBA, PCC is the #1 Awarded International Bestselling Author, Life Coach, Awarded Business Mentor by the European Union, and international workshop leader. Jill is a Coach Mentor Accredited by International Coach Federation. She is one of the few Europeans, an Official Member of the Forbes Coaches Council.
She is Greek Canadian and has trained, coached and mentored thousands of individuals in Europe, USA and Asia. She is considered to be one of the most acclaimed coaches in Europe by the press and is one of the first Europeans invited to speak in a TEDx event in Asia and Europe in the same year.
She is the founder of Global Academy of Coaching www.globalacademyofcoaching.com which is dedicated into supporting individuals to become coaches who support their clients to thrive while at the same time they serve as top leaders within their community.
She is a frequent guest in TV and radio shows and has been featured in major publications like The Times of India, Madame Figaro, Huffington Post and more. Via Global Academy of Coaching she supports people to successfully cope with change by unlocking their strengths, energy and goals. Some of her clients are Kraft, Microsoft, Iberdrola, Peiraios Bank.
Founder of www.BetterLifeDay.com, the global educational platform committed to spread solutions, is looking forward to living in a world where lifelong learning tools towards collective better living, become mainstream and accessible to all. She holds an MBA from ALBA and is an International Coach Academy graduate.
She has studied Human Resources in Cornell University and holds a Masters degree in Cultural Management and Political Science from Université Paris Dauphine. Studied Contemporary Dance and Choreography in Merce Cunningham Foundation in New York. Jill is a member of Hellenic Coaching Association, member of the European Business Mentors, member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council and founding member of the European Evolutionary Business Council. She is a member of International Coach Federation.
Mrs. Douka was chosen and awarded as a mentor at the European Business Mentors network. She is an active philanthropist. Together with her husband Nikolas Ouranos and their daughters Marlena and Joy they work and travel all over the globe.