Christopher Cooke: (MSc. B.A. FRSA) Is the founder and a lead consultant for 5 deep. He is an international senior manager, consultant, coach, confidante, counsellor, therapist, trainer and qualified engineer, with over 28 years’ experience in pioneering and supporting personal and organizational emergence.
He is focused on the systemic release of latent human capacities to navigate gracefully through complexity, innovation and change. Christopher has become a leading figure in the practical demonstration of Integral Thought Leadership since 1997. He has led applications in healthcare across the USA, UK, South Africa and Australia. As co-founder of Be the Change London (2004 & 2005) he co-led ‘Be-the-Change in HealthCaring’ (May 2007) hosted by Rice University (Houston, Texas) and the Institute for Religion and Health at the Texas Medical Centre. Christopher believes that “Wellness is an inevitable consequence of holistic decision making”.
Sheila Cooke (MBA, B.A.) is a Director and lead consultant for 5 Deep. With over 20 years experience in leading international business, Sheila specializes as a designer and trainer of virtual and face-to-face collaboration processes that build resilience and adaptability within organizations to lead through complexity, by building capacity for self-organization. She leads Land and Livestock Management for Life (an operating division within 5Deep) which is a member of the Savory Institute Network. Sheila believes that “Wellness starts with our soil”.