Fernando Lopez is well known for his expertise in Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching. He is a faculty member of CRR Global and the Coaches Training Institute, an industry leader that has trained over 50,000 coaches worldwide. Motivated by discovering innovative coaching approaches and sharing them with others, he has presented his work at international conferences in North America, Europe, and New Zealand.
Fernando is also president of Bridgespace Consulting Inc., an executive coaching firm that specializes in helping clients create the space for powerful collaboration. He coaches (in English or Spanish) clients in North America, Latin America, and Europe. Fernando is past president of the Toronto Organization Development Network.
As a collaborative, calm, and profound listener, Fernando has an ease for understanding the requirements of multiple stakeholders and building trust between groups. Prior to specializing in coaching and facilitation, Fernando was at Medsite Inc. (now part of WebMD) where he bridged technology and business teams. Having lived in Mexico, Toronto, New York, Hawaii, Munich, Brazil, and Chile, Fernando enjoys operating across cultures.
Fernando is a graduate of the Wharton School and the School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. Areas of Specialty include leadership development, team coaching, managing conflict and executive presence. Certifications include the Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching Certified (ORSCC), Professional Certified Coach (PCC), Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), Stakeholder Centered Coaching (SCC), The Leadership Circle (TLC), Learning in Action EQ and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI).