About Us

Our Story

Beyond 2030 is an award-winning talent and skills organisation with proven experience of developing businesses and individuals. We are passionate about helping you to reach for excellence and discover your Big Hairy Audacious Goal.

We tailor our development programmes to make sure that they address your burning issues and meet your needs. Our aim is to challenge and motivate you, develop your skills, boost your performance and help you achieve the career of your dreams.

Chief Executive Toni Eastwood OBE has spent the last 26 years carving out her own career in leadership, talent and skills development. Launching Beyond 2030 in 2012, she knows what it’s like to have a huge ambition and leave the familiar behind. Toni’s own Big Hairy Audacious Goal is to make a difference to the lives of a million people by helping them to have the career or business of their dreams.

Beyond 2030s development programmes were developed out of Toni’s passion to challenge and support like-minded individuals and businesses. We want to help people to face challenges head-on, build supportive networks and acquire the tools they need to achieve their goals.

Meet the Team

Toni Eastwood - OBE
Founder and CEO

Toni a role model to all women, she started the business in 2012 with the sole aim of helping others achieve their vision, from securing their dream job to expanding their company. Toni spends her time between Beyond 2030 HQ, supporting and encouraging her team, and attending to clients across the UK, her drive and tenacity focused on developing and growing the business. Toni passionately believes in the power of personal learning and continuous growth.

Richard Hawley
Head of Community Development

Rich bring bags of experience, in his main role of community engagement, networking, speaking to clients and building links and contacts, he has been key in the delivery of our research for the last two years. Particularly well networked with Third Sector and Grass Roots organisations over the last 2 years leading our Action to Inclusion Programme, building great client relationships and coaching and mentoring hard to engage individuals and successfully supporting them towards their life and career goals and aspirations.

Anita Bowie
Head of Quality / North Lead

Anita is extremely thorough in all she does and keeps Beyond 2030s team and delegates on track. Anita's favourite things include socialising with family and friends, oh and not forgetting food.

Pauline Stewart
AKA Agent P - VP of Leadership and Creativity

Pauline, one of Toni’s oldest friends and colleagues, also known in the business as Agent P. She is the foundation of every great Visionary Women Programme delivered and her expertise in inspirational leadership and passion for women never ceases to delight her audiences. Pauline’s professional and sassy outlook on life can’t be compared. Pauline spends her time encouraging women to achieve what they desire most both personally, and professionally, co-creating amazing aspirations and supporting them on their journey. Out of the office Pauline is the Patron for Relate, Bedfordshire and Luton, Trustee for Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation and a Justice of the Peace.

Marina Rigley
Leadership Trainer

Marina has been working in leadership and management development for over 20 years both in the public and private sectors. She’s also an accredited tutor for both Further and Higher Education. Her specialisms are the design and delivery of innovative bespoke solutions, working with organisations such as the Civil Service, Local Authorities and Vauxhall Motors, as well as small and medium businesses.

She is also an experienced conference speaker and mistress of ceremonies having overseen events for over 400 participants. She’s a qualified MTBI practitioner and Qualified NLP practitioner having trained personally with Richard Bandler, one of the originators of Neuro Linguistic Programming, In addition to being a qualified facilitator for Edward De Bono’s Parallel Thinking Skills,                                                          

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