With a background in the education, not-for-profit and corporate sectors, and with over twenty years of leadership experience, Suzi Finkelstein brings a wealth of knowledge to her role as Senior Associate of FIREUP Coaching®.

Over the span of her career, she has built a strong reputation for delivering exceptional outcomes with a particular focus on transforming the performance of leaders and their teams.

As a leadership consultant, Suzi has worked across all levels of leadership, from aspiring leaders, team leaders to senior executives at many of Australia’s most highly regarded organisations.



  • Diploma of Leadership, Coaching and Mentoring – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Certificate IV in Business and Personal Coaching – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment – Performis
  • Diploma of Management – Deakin University
  • Diploma of Teaching – Melbourne State College


  • International Certified Coach Training Program – International Coach Academy
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) – International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Essentials of Leadership & DDI Accredited facilitator, facilitation skills workshop – DDI
  • LSI Accreditation Master – Human Synergistics
  • MLQ Accredited Facilitator – MLQ
  • Presentation & Facilitation Master Class – Rogen

Selection of organisations worked with

  • Royal Australian Navy
  • Caltex
  • Department Human Services
  • Telstra Super
  • Football Federation Australia
  • Deakin University
  • Queensland Rail
  • ME Bank
  • Qld Police
  • Catholic Education Department

Areas of expertise
Suzi is passionate about developing capability in others and she takes great pride in her specialised skills in high-level relationship management. She’s an expert on facilitating training in the areas of:

  • Corporate Life
  • Leadership Skills
  • Diversity
  • Resilience
  • Presentation Skills