Eleanor Allen

Experience As:

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Senior Vice President

Based In:
Language (s):
English, Dutch - Nederlands, Portuguese - Português, Spanish – Español

Eleanor Allen

As an executive coach, advisor, and business consultant, Eleanor leverages her experience as a CEO of for profit and nonprofit organizations to boost strong, resilient, and self-aware executives and teams grounded in wellbeing. She helps leaders bring their full selves to the C-Suite and the boardroom with a confident and powerful voice so that they can drive impactful change.

Eleanor has donned various hats in her career - CEO, board member, technical expert, management consultant, and professional engineer. Her experience demonstrates a strong track record in building: high performing teams, global growth strategies, transformational business plans, and organizational cultures grounded in purpose.

Career Highlights

  • 10+ years as the top executive
  • Global leadership roles (employee-owned and publicly traded companies; nonprofits)
  • Technical expert: environmental, social, and governance (ESG); climate, water/wastewater/WASH
  • Infrastructure program management ($400M to $2B)
  • Regional & global ops with P/L responsibility $20M and $450M

Business Expertise

  • Global strategy
  • Operational excellence & org transformation
  • Financial planning & turnarounds
  • Utility management
  • M&A (pre and post)
  • Wellbeing at work; org culture
  • Justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) programs

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