Richard Donavan

Meet Richard Donavan

Rich is an IT software expert of 21 years. Completely self-taught, he worked his way from the bottom of a small software house to a Software Architect for a global FTSE 100 company. Rich spent several years as an IT contractor while running his own limited company and has managed, mentored and coached teams of software developers on a technical level.

Now, he uses his vast industry experience to promote a peak performance mindset and to redefine the perception of IT professionals.   Having dedicated his life to sport and physical fitness, Rich is a keen runner, loves golf and squash and is a qualified personal trainer. Along with IT professionals, Rich specialises in 1-2-1 coaching with athletes and coaches to build confidence and self-belief and is passionate about improving the parent-athlete, parent-club relationship to enable our young athletes to get the absolute most out of their sport. 

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