Prof. Steinberg

Professor Savannah Steinberg holds the position of Professor of Leadership & Coaching at Monarch Business School Switzerland. She holds a Master of of Management and Executive Coaching from Wits Business School in South Africa and a Bachelor of Commerce from Bond University, Australia. Presently, she is a candidate in the Doctor of Leadership program at Monarch Business School. She is the founder and owner of Star Leadership (Pty) Ltd, a business that specialises in organizational learning and development. Her roles include strategy formation, business development, product development, lead facilitator and coach. She has 15 years of experience as a facilitator in leadership, coaching and organisational learning and development. She also specialises in train-the-trainer processes.

She is credentialed as a Master Certified Coach (MCC) through the ICF, the International Coaching Federation and is a Master Coach and Evaluator for COMENSA, Coaches and Mentors of South Africa. She is a Licensed Practitioner for the Science of Happiness at Work, Integrative Enneagram Solutions, and Barrett Cultural Transformation where she performs organizational assessments. Prof. Steinberg is a Registered HR consultant with SABPP, the South African Board for People Practices as well as being an accredited Supervision Coach.

She sees herself as a lifetime student and is constantly exploring the latest trends and developments in the organisational learning and development fields. Prof. Steinberg has over 2500 coaching hours, and is passionate about working with individuals to get them future-fit to flourish in an uncertain and complex environment. Prof. Steinberg has been a regular radio host and freelance writer on topics of personal excellence and leadership since 2009 and has facilitated numerous coach training modules.

Academic Positions Held
  • Professor of Leadership, Monarch Business School Switzerland
Academic Positions Held In The Past
  • Faculty Member, Executive Education, Wits Business School, South Africa
Academic Credentials
  • Doctor of Applied Leadership, Monarch Business School, Switzerland (in progress)
  • Masters of Management in Business and Executive Coaching, Wits Business School, South Africa
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Bond University, Australia
  • Professional Consciousness Coach, Creative Consciousness International
  • Integrative Coach Professional, The Ford Institute, America
  • Supervision Coach, Joanne Searle, SA Coaching Centre, South Africa
Main Academic Interests
  • Organisational Learning and Development
  • Systems Thinking
  • Psychological Safety, Stress Management
  • Self-Mastery, Spiritual Intelligence
  • Authentic and Transcendent Leadership
  • Neuroscience
Professional Positions Held In The Past
  • Founder and Owner, Star Leadership (Pty) Ltd, South Africa
  • Co-Founded the Energy and Vitality Series
  • In-house Coach Trainer for Nedbank (2011 and 2012) under Beyond Coaching
  • In-house Coach Trainer for Netcare (2012) under Beyond Coaching
  • Qualified Multiplier Facilitator and Coach for BRG, Business Results Group
Associations And Memberships
  • Member, ICF, International Coaching Federation
  • Member, COMENSA, Coaches and Mentors of SA
  • Registered HR Professional, SABPP, South African Board for People Practices
  • English
Conferences Attended
  • Women in Executive & Admin Support, 2017
  • Women in ICT Leadership Summit, 2016
  • Knowledge Resources Coaching Conference, 2014
  • HR Conference Sandton Convention Centre, 2013