Monica Calenti | David Couper Consulting

Monica Calenti

career background

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Monica Calenti has over 30 years of corporate business experience. She has worked in large multinational corporations and international advertising agencies, leading brand building projects and assisting clients in the development of communication strategies.

Monica founded Calenti & Partners 17 years ago, an executive search boutique firm where she is still active as CEO. The key distinctiveness of her company is the ability to identify the proper match between the client’s culture and the candidate’s values, attitude, emotional intelligence and resources. As a headhunter, Monica has managed complex research projects and has supported hundreds of candidates in the delicate transition phase. As a personal and business coach, she accompanies people to reach their goals, success, fulfillment and happiness in their careers and personal lives, using a transformative approach.


Ontological Coaching, Emotional Intelligence, Strengths-Based and Transformational Coaching, Transactional Analysis, Relationship Building, Communication Skills, Conflict Management, Career Development, Assessment.

industry background & education

Monica is experienced in the consumer goods, communication services, media and entertainment industries. She is a Certified Counselor in Transactional Analysis applied to Organizations (Centro Berne), Master in Communication, Problem Solving and Strategic Coaching (Milan), Master in Corporate Coaching (SCOA, Milan), Leadership and Organizational Learning (2-year program in Leol, Switzerland), Ontological Coaching and Somatic Coaching Diploma (Newfield Network, Colorado, USA), Gallup Strengthsfinder (London), SEI Certified (Emotional Intelligence), Certified in using assessment tools by CEB-SHL, International Coach Federation (ICF) Certified Coach.

noted accomplishments

  • Founded Calenti & Partners, an executive search boutique.
  • Co-founded Bamboo, a learning and coaching company.
  • Long lasting partnership with clients