Expat Factor is a Paris-based boutique consultancy that guides expat professionals, executives and senior managers through the dynamic world of global careers.

We work with  senior leaders, high-potentials, and managers of global companies who strengthen their personal brand and leadership style so they can become more visible and start achieving  extraordinary results out of work and personal life.

We help them position themselves more strategically, sharpen their leadership skills and make successful career changes.

Nadira Artyk is an executive coach and leadership development facilitator, and founder of Expat Factor.

Her approach is informed by extensive experience coaching expat professionals and executives in Paris, NYC, London, Brussels, Tel-Aviv and the rest of the world, rigorous training at a leading  coaching school in the United States (Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching), teaching at Columbia University, a Masters degree at the London School of Economics, as well as two successful career transitions she undertook herself as an expatriate in London, Paris and New York.

Our mission is to support and inspire international executives and professionals in realizing their leadership and professional potential to the full, being successful in what they do and making a difference in the world through aligning their passion, ambitions and talents.

From our base in Paris, France, we work with global leaders and professionals worldwide, coaching and consulting them in person and over Skype in French, English and Russian.

Who We Work With

We work with ambitious, driven women and men who are seeking to improve their leadership skills to achieve better results; considering making a transition to their ideal career or struggling to clarify or market their unique compelling value in the marketplace. They are committed and not afraid of a challenge, and ready to invest time and energy to have a thriving career.

These people are willing to let go of their old beliefs and approaches. They’re willing to learn new tools and strategies critical to realizing their potential, and improving their performance and relationships. They’re keen to unleash their unique expertise and passion to make a difference in their organization or the world.

Some of the results our clients achieve:

  • Became better leaders and raised their visibility inside their organisation and industry
  • Secured promotions and salary increases
  • Got published and/or featured in major media, industry publications and website
  • Successfully transitioned to new careers in different industry
  • Secured new rewarding jobs in new countries and industries
  • Successfully kick-started their career after a break to have family or follow a spouse abroad
  • Built portable businesses, websites and blogs with strong industry following

Credentials include:

  • Certified Executive Coach
  • Certified Leadership Facilitator
  • Certified Emotional Intelligence and Mindfulness Trainer
  • Master ELI Practitioner
  • ICF Accredited – PCC level (800+ hours of coaching)
  • ICF France Member
  • Master’s Degree from the London School of Economics

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