I am a certified professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), trained by the renowned Co-Active Training Institute. CTI is widely recognized as the most rigorous professional coach training and certification program in the industry. As the largest and most established in-person professional coach training organization in the world, CTI has trained over 62,000 coaches, including employees in more than a third of the Fortune 100 companies.
I am also member of International Coaching Federation (ICF) and currently hold ACC accreditation. IC) is the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high standards, providing independent certification and building a worldwide network of trained coaching professionals. In my work I follow their code of ethics and standards.
Before my leadership and life coaching business, I have been working in business life for about 17 years in several industries and positions varying from Sales, HR, Management Consultant to Leadership positions.
To learn more about my professional background please visit my LinkedIn profile and to know me better as a person read My Story below and follow my social media accounts @marikanikkinencoahing on Instagram and Facebook.
I am a Life Coach, trained by the Co-Active Training Institute (CTI). I am currently on my way to becoming a Professional Co-active Coach, certified by the International Coaching Federation. As a Coach, I focus on self-care, stress-relief, and balance. My passion is to support my clients to identify goals for themselves that match their own values so that they will experience a meaningful and exciting life in their full potential.
Before becoming a Coach, I worked for several years as a civil servant for the Government of Finland. I worked with international organizations such as the United Nations in projects concerning environmental policy and sustainable development. I have a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy.
I am also a yoga teacher with RYT300 certification. I have trained hatha yoga in Finland with Kylli Kukk and Meri Mort at yoga school Shanti, and power yoga in Canada with Jack Boken at Happy Jack Yoga. Altogether, I have 600 hours of yoga teacher training under my belt.
To learn more about my professional background please visit my LinkedIn profile and to know me better as a person visit my personal website on www.sarisironen.com and my social media accounts @sarisironencoach on Facebook and sari_sironen on Instagram.