Krysta Tzelepi, M.A., PCC
Krysta Tzelepi, is a seasoned solution focused leadership coach, team facilitator with over 2000 hours of coaching executives at all levels. She is the founder, managing partner of Treasure Lab PC, an International Faculty Member of SolutionSurfers and a Celemi business partner for Greece and Cyprus. Krysta is also a Certified Professional Co-active Coach, an Authorized Team Facilitator by Team Coaching International - TCI and in 2019, she was trained as a PCC Assessor, for the International Coaching Federation-ICF.
With a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Athens, a B.A. in Psychology from Deree College and an M.A. from Tufts University on a full scholarship, Krysta started her career in teaching and later moved to HR for 10 years. She served as a country HR Manager for Marks & Spencer, as country Learning & Development Mgr for Citibank, before making a shift to Learning & Executive Development with her own consultancy firm in 2000.
As an ICF accredited PCC coach, since 2010, with over 2000 logged in hours, she is one of the pioneers who brought coaching to the Greek market in 2004 and who later introduced solution focused coaching in Greece. Since 2011, she runs the Solution Focused Coaching School- ACSTH, in cooperation with SolutionSurfers International.
Krysta is a founding member and Vice President of the ICF Greece Charter Chapter as well as the Hellenic Coaching Association-EMCC.
At Treasure Lab, together with her colleagues and the client, they co-create coaching & leadership development programs. The programs are practical, contain steps, use coaching as a tool for change and bring tangible results. So far, over 4,000 executives have participated in such programs. Clients are large and multinational companies, indicatively: Alpha Bank, BIC, Diageo, Eurobank, Fraport, JTI, Lafarge, Leroy Merlin, L’Oreal, TITAN and others.
As a speaker, she has participated in HR and Management Conferences in Greece, Turkey, Romania etc. as well as TEDx events.
In November 2019, the Coaching program designed for Leroy Merlin, received the only HR Award (Boussias Communication), in the category of Effective Use of Coaching.
In her free time, among other things, she loves lively discussions with friends, lunches with the family, joyous celebrations and enjoying a glass of wine with the Aegean in the background.
Eleni Tzelepi Giannatou, Ph.D
Eleni Tzelepi Giannatou is a Senior Associate of Treasure Lab PC.
Works as a coach and stress mgmt, conflict mgmt expert in programs for organizations. Clients include BIC, Eurobank FPS, Roche etc.
Designed and implemented stress management, resilience & conflict mgmt programs for schools and organizations (Athens College, First Steps Montessori School, Erasmios, Avgoulea-Linardatou, Treasure Lab Ltd. etc.).
Invited as an expert counselor by the Ministry of Education in Cyprus to implement a series of stress management programs.
Designed and implemented a two year program for classroom management in Ellinogermaniki Agogi and parents’ workshops in private and public schools.
Supports children, adolescents and adults with regular coaching & counseling sessions.
Special Needs Counselor at the Greek Pedagogical Institute, Ministry of Education
Was involved in the evaluation of programs and laws concerning Special Needs Education
Designed educational programs for teachers that were implemented at a national level.
Was involved in the in-service training of teachers in Greek schools abroad, as a member of the national team of trainers, EOΠΠΕΠ.
Educational and Psychological Consultant
Designs and implements parents’ workshops, development programs for teachers and parental counseling/coaching.
Solution Surfers Accredited Training Program on Solution Focused Coaching –ACSTH
Accredited Trainer of Trainers and a trainer in psychology and education - EOΠΠΕΠ
Researcher in the field of stress, coping and well-being both at a national and European level, in collaboration with European Research Institutes. Publications in Greek and International journals
Speaker/presenter in numerous national and international conferences, presenting her research on stress.
PhD in Educational Psychology, University of Patras
M.A. in Psychology and Education, University of London (Full Scholarship)
Certificate in Stress Management, London Priory Hospital
Advanced Diploma in Psychology and Education of Children with SEN, University of London
B.A. in Education, University of Athens
Member of British Psychological Society
Member of Hellenic Psychological Association (ΕΛΨΕ)
Member of International Association of Applied Psychology
Member of European Society of Developmental Psychology
Member of Greek Reading Association
Member of Stress and Anxiety Research Society
Nikos Polidis is a Senior Associate of Treasure Lab PC.
An experienced team facilitator & coach with over 3500 hours of experience in executive and team development. He is trained and certified as a Master Neuro-Linguistic Programming Coach (NLP) from the Hellenic NLP Academy, is an Authorized Trained User of Lego Education WeDo2.0 & Mindstorms EV3,Eduk8, and Facilitator of LEGO® Serious Play® Method, AvMM ACADEMY, and always in love with the combination of learning and playing.
As a team facilitator/coach, he is an Authorized Facilitator in Team Coaching International’s Team Diagnostic Tools, adding the team assessment element in team performance programs. He has extensive experience with large groups and teams in interactive learning settings and is a highly skilled facilitator. With a B.A. in Marketing Management, a Certified Adult Trainer from EOPPEP, he has been serving clients in large organizations, through partnerships in the last 5 years.
He has also designed and delivered training courses for real estate professionals and other services providers.His CSR activities include designing, developing and delivering over 50 training sessions on computer usage topics, like Skype, Microsoft Office, File organization, etc. for elderly groups of people.In his free time, he loves to create different things with his hands, gardening, walking with his two dogs and canoeing.
Christina Galani is an Associate of Treasure Lab PC.
MSc is an Occupational Psychologist from the University of Nottingham, a psychotherapist and facilitator. She has 12 years of previous senior management experience in the Shipping industry, having served in Customer Service and HR functions. During her time as a Cluster HR Manager, she spent several years supporting and training C-level executives, facilitating their way through difficult business challenges such as restructuring, offshoring, mergers, and digital transformation.
She has designed and facilitated programs in communication & leadership skills, including “Emotional Intelligence@Work for Professionals and Leaders”, and “Stress Prevention through Mindfulness” for clients in the fields of Shipping, Transport/ Logistics, Education and Pharma.
As a psychologist, she holds certifications in psychometric testing (British Psychological Society, Level A), in Effective Parenting (Gordon International, PET) and Mindfulness techniques. She is currently being trained in SANE - System Attachment Narrative Encephalon® therapy at Τhe Training and Research Institute for Systemic Psychotherapy.
Gina Theofilidou, is the Virtual Office Administrator of Treasure Lab PC.
Gina Theofilidou is a highly motivated and skilled Executive Assistant with over 22 years of experience as a Management Assistant covering different positions in Greek and multinational companies.
In 2014 she founded Your Distance Assistance offering virtual Business Administration Services to Business and Life Coaches, Trainers, Speakers, Business Professionals, Small Business Owners, and Associations.
In parallel, she offers specific training to PA/EA’s that want to run their own Virtual Assistant business, helping them to develop their skills and competencies to meet the current requirements and future demands of their role.
She holds certifications in Public Relations-Business Administration, in Tourism Management – Marketing, Train the Trainers Integrated Program Education and Exercise with Micro-teaching, Top Management Assistant from the University of Athens, CSMA Certification (Certified Secretaries Management Assistants), the unique certification that ensures the professional level of knowledge and skills of the holder at the secretarial management by ACTA, spin-off Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and she has graduated from Saint George Commercial College (Greek-English Executive Secretarial Studies).
Currently, she is serving as National Chairman of the International Management Assistants Association in Greece. She has served as National Chairman of the Greek IMA (former European Management Assistants Association) from 2010-2014 and as an Executive PR Officer from 2014-2016 to the Executive Committee of International Management Assistants’ Association (IMA).
She is also a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals, Global PA Network, International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA).