Hari Patience-Davies is a London-based storytelling coach, digital consultant and speaker.
Hari has long been an advocate for the power of storytelling for business. As UK Storytelling Coach for Accenture she worked with internal and client teams to enhance their storytelling and presentation skills, delivering coaching and training to over 2000 people in 2019 and 2020.
Hari has a breadth of experience, having held client, agency and consultancy-side roles. She spent 5 years at Accenture Digital, before leaving to set up Patience Davies Consulting.
Hari spoke at the Confluence storytelling and technology conference in 2019 and 2020. In 2019 she presented on how Hollywood story shapes can be used for customer journey mapping and in 2020 she argued why we all should be writing fanfiction. Hari also contributed an article to the 2021 Artists and Writer’s Yearbook. Hari has produced credits as a screenwriter (feature and short), has published articles as a journalist and self-published her first novel in 2015.
Aaron Patience-Davies is a business transformation specialist with substantial project and programme management experience. He’s an accomplished trouble-shooter with a record of problem-solving and building innovative teams.
Aaron is the rare programme manager who appreciates both the nitty gritty detail and the importance of good relationships in running successful projects and launching new products. In his experience, good communications enable success and shared stories help teams from different disciplines and cultures thrive and create connections between people that have never met face to face. He’s renowned for being unflappable and always knowing where the best coffee can be found.
Aaron has worked across both agency and client side companies, and past roles include Programme Manager for Innovation at Photobox, Global Digital Programme Manager at Hogarth Digital and Digital Director at Redactive Publishing. He was also a freelance journalist and visiting lecturer at City University for the Magazine Journalism Masters course.
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