Digital & Client Engagement Director
Gemma Sole graduated from Bath University in Modern Languages and European Studies in 2013. Studying French and Spanish, Gemma gained work experience in Marketing and Tourism working in France and Chile during her degree. After graduating, she worked at Sainsbury's Bank as part of the HR function before leaving to focus on her netball training, competing for Team Scotland in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 2014. She also competed for Scotland in the Netball World Cup in Sydney 2015.
She joined the School for CEOs team in Summer 2014. In February 2018 she completed an MSc Occupational and Organisational Psychology at Northumbria University, specialising in reverse-mentoring. In January 2019, she completed her Practitioner Diploma in Executive Coaching with the Academy of Executive Coaching.
Following her retirement from international sport, Gemma coached netball at Edinburgh Netball Club for two seasons, recording one of the Club's best seasons in 2017-18 when they won the Scottish Cup and Senior Club of the Year. She is now U17 Scotland Technical Coach and is President and Co-founder of Edinburgh Accies Netball, a new performance club designed to create a pathway for players with the ambition and potential to perform at elite level.