Who we are

Cape Town
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Karen Nebe is a Leadership Embodiment Coach, Ontological Coach and Process Art Facilitator. She has over 15 years of corporate experience within the retail and marketing environments. Karen offers a self-authoring process, which assists clients in connecting to their inner wisdom, creativity and unlimited potential. She works with individuals and teams and offers public workshops and retreats.

KarenW Karen White brought Wendy Palmer, the founder of Leadership Embodiment to South Africa five years ago, and continues to partner with her to offer introductory programmes and coach training. She is the Regional Director for Embodiment International and is a certified Leadership Embodiment Teacher and Integral & Ontological Coach (PCC). Karen has over 20 years corporate experience, and is a Professionally Certified Coach with over 2 000 hours of coaching. She is committed to offering tools and practices that enable people to be more skilful, effective and fulfilled.

Kerry Hammerton is a certified Leadership Embodiment Teacher and Coach. She has over 20 years of experience in leading personal and organisational transformation. Kerry is committed to cultivating and inspiring creativity and wellbeing in the world.


With over 20 years of experience in the Financial Services sector,
Lila Ukabhai is passionate about working with those leaders that are keen to take control of their lives and are prepared to commit.



Lisa Hansford is a certified Leadership Embodiment Teacher and Integral Coach. She is passionate about working with people in a practical way to develop their skills so that they are able to make meaningful contributions to their organisations and be more effective in their relationships and life.



Ute Kuhlmann is a certified Leadership Embodiment Coach and consultant. She is passionate about local SMMEs and start-ups. A keen Aikido practitioner, she empowers others to lead from a space of inclusiveness and power rather than force.


Amit Prag is a certified Leadership Embodiment and Breathwork Coach and holds a 2nd degree black belt in Aikido. He draws on experience in somatic psychology and mindfulness approaches, as well as in business development in the biotechnology industry.
His way is to offer the means for greater integration and coherence in the way we live and work. He sees well-being, presence and joy as the path to greater productivity, creativity and synchronicity.

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Julia Bonadei-Thorns is a certified Leadership Embodiment Teacher, as well as a professional Integral and Ontological Coach based in Johannesburg. She partners with leaders and their teams to improve performance and bring about sustainable shifts in all areas of their lives.