Alan Lyons

Coaching Psychologist and Partner at Kinch Lyons

Alan is a partner at KinchLyons – where psychology means business! Within his business psychologist role, Alan works internationally as a leadership coach, trainer and keynote speaker. He has been an executive coach working at senior levels for over 13 years. He designs and delivers coaching programmes approved by the International Coach Federation (ICF). He lectures on the Diploma in Executive Coaching at the Irish Management Institute (IMI).

As a registered psychologist, Alan undertakes rigorous continuous professional development (CPD). He belongs to both the Division of Work and Organisational Psychology (DWOP) and the Division of Counselling Psychology within the Psychological Society of Ireland. Alan is a qualified coaching psychologist and a founding member of the Society for Coaching Psychology within the British Psychological Society.


He is also a recognised professional member and accredited sport psychologist by the Irish Institute of Sport where he works with high-performance elite athletes. He is a highly experienced and accredited facilitator who works with a large number of blue-chip organisations, facilitating leadership and team development programmes as well as delivering individual executive coaching.