Buffin Leadership Mission and Values

Established in 1994, Buffin Leadership has an outstanding record of coaching success with numerous UK and international companies and organisations.

David Buffin, their managing director and principal coach, has an enviable reputation of consistently helping individuals and teams achieve accelerated learning to deliver rapid, measurable and improved competitive performance and results.

Buffin Leadership develop unique, highly personalised systems that successfully address leadership performance issues specific to each organisation. The bespoke, innovative design of these learning systems, tools and learning approaches work to inspire motivational change at all business levels, the benefits of which can then be quickly multiplied and cascaded across organisations both nationally and internationally.

Companies and organisations that operate in global markets can also benefit from Buffin Leadership’s international coaching experience to support businesses who are facing learning and/or cultural challenges, whether organisationally or in their markets.

Buffin Leadership also makes contributions in other areas including the Chrysalis Programme for young offenders and provides further support to Children with Leukemia and other non-profit organisations in the form of marionette puppetry to support learning.


Since 2014 Buffin Leadership have helped set up and deliver a Leadership Academy Development Programme of Learning for managers at first line, middle and senior level in a major international group of companies in their manufacturing and also offshore businesses.

Focusing on direct business challenges and the need for solutions, delegates from a wide range of disciplines worked on real examples and projects and have delivered significant improvements and measurable results in the Business.

Major learning modules included Empowering Leadership, High Performance Coaching, Improving Financial Performance, High Performance Teamwork and Facilitating Change.

In 2017,a total of 31 delegates in this business have gained Certification with the ILM for their Leadership Academy Development Programmes. The Leadership Academy was cited as an example when the business gained the highly commended Award at the prestigious Best Factory of the Year. The Managing Director said “Let’s use this as the platform to deliver on our Vision of being Best in the World“.