Since 2006 Claire Doole Communications has worked for many international organisations and multinational companies around the world.

We have experience in the humanitarian, environmental, and development sectors as well as in the oil and gas industries, physical commodity trading, banking, manufacturing, food, pharmaceutical and technology sectors.
































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Media Relations

“Claire gave our European leaders the authentic interview experience, increasing their confidence and impact. We saw great results”

Rachael Remaly Franco, Associate Director Pubic Affairs, INCYTE biopharmaceuticals

“Our field staff loved the proactive media relations training. I recommend Claire to anyone wanting to improve their relations with their media or communications skills in general.”
Thibaut Samperio, Marketing and Communications, Medair

Media Interviews

“Claire has scored consistently highly in the public communications courses they run for communications delegates and senior management. The quality of their work is much appreciated by participants.”

Ewan Watson, Head of News, International Committee of the Red Cross

“I liked the practical advice and attention to detail. The workshop gave me the tools to think clearly and use my body language effectively when talking to the media.”
Paul Dauchamp, Deputy Regional Representative, UN Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights

Public Speaking

Claire is an engaged and engaging trainer. The course helped me become a more powerful and persuasive presenter.”

Sigurd Gangnaes, Head of Human Resources, European Free Trade Association

“Claire is a master of finding the inner public speaker in everyone! She improved our team’s confidence, audience engagement, and effectiveness as presenters and communicators.”
Dominic Ward. Chief Financial Officer, Verne Global, UK

“Claire’s coaching is thorough, highly professional and effective, rooted as it is in deep, wide-ranging experience of all aspects of communications, from public speaking through media training to conference facilitation. She is highly skilled in showing how to craft and how to convey the right message to the appropriate audience.”

Alan McClay, CEO Better Cotton Initiative 


“In the space of a few hours Claire helped me shape my content, transforming my presentation into a story which captured the interest of my Board.”
Pascal Moerhle, Executive Director, Oceana

“Claire’s virtual training was the perfect length, well structured and delivered clearly and compellingly. She kept me engaged throughout and it will help me in my work persuading stakeholders and presenting my ideas.”
Giulia Ragonesi, Associate Legal Officer, World Intellectual Property Organisation, Geneva

“This was the most refreshing and positive e-learning experience that I have had in a long time. Claire was totally amazing and her expertise and teaching style made this a very valuable workshop to attend.”
Zlata Prlenda-Kunstek, Human Resources Assistant, UN Convention to Combat Desertification, Bonn


“Claire transformed the way I write speeches, giving me the confidence to be creative. Now I know how to structure a narrative that is clear, memorable and impactful.”
David Crous Duran, Press Officer, EU Committee of the Regions, Brussels

“Claire gave useful tools and techniques on speechwriting in her inspiring, insightful and interactive workshop on speechwriting. The political advisors to EU missions say they truly learnt something that they can put into practice.”
Miriam Fugfugosh, External Course Director, Geneva Centre for Security Policy


“A tailored and practical course using FAO examples.  tClaire is an effective, engaging and knowledgeable trainer”

Participant, World Food Programme, Office of the Inspector General, Rome 


“A very practical and participatory virtual workshop excellently delivered. Claire’s techniques have helped me moderate with confidence in a virtual world.”
Iva Brkic, Officer, UN Economic Commission for Europe

Claire’s background as a moderator and trainer make her a rare diamond in this virtual event world. Thanks to her tips and advice, I moderated the event full of confidence with a good script and running order.”

Lizzy Harmstorf, Innovation, technology and transfer start up consultant, DESY National scientific research centre, Hamburg

“I highly recommend Claire as a coach and a trainer. Whether you are new to moderating or looking to invigorate your skills, you will benefit from her ability to identify your strengths and weaknesses. It was thanks to her that I am now often asked to moderate at events in Geneva.”
Dr Claire Somerville, Executive Director, The Gender Centre, Graduate Institute, Geneva

“The results of the training are already paying off for myself and my team. It changed the way we think about moderating, and we have had great feedback from the speakers and audience at the panels we have recently moderated.”
Melvin Spreij, Head, Standards and Trade Development Facility, World Trade Organization, Geneva

“The workshop was expertly delivered, with informative theory, plenty of video examples and guided role-play. The team gained the skills and confidence to moderate with impact.”
Catherine Martin, Managing Editor, Mondiale Publishing, UK

Virtual Communications

“I learnt so much during the virtual session. As well as tips, techniques and practical exercises, the way Claire delivered it was a learning experience in itself and on worth emulating!”
Diego Gutierrez, Head of Student Services, Graduate Institute, Geneva

The session was extremely enriching, packed with takeaways that have helped us organise many impactful virtual conferences.“

Nicole Martins-Maag, Head of Unit, Law and Policy Outreach, International Committee of the Red Cross, Geneva

“A well constructed virtual workshop with moderating techniques that I can put into practice immediately. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to moderate with confidence in the virtual and non virtual world.”
Gaetan Beauliere, Public Information Officer UN Communications Service, Geneva

“Claire trained hundreds of leading doctors and surgeons to present with impact at virtual and hybrid medical congresses. She models best practice; is an exceptional trainer and I highly recommend her.”

Amy Farr, Educational Programmes Manager, European Respiratory Society

Train the Trainer

“Thanks to Claire’s public speaking and facilitation training, my team grew in confidence, mastered the techniques and successfully rolled out our marketing for growth programme to senior management.”
Beatrix Daros, Head of Consumer and Market Information, Mars, Switzerland

“Claire walked the talk. The workshop was well facilitated and gave plenty of opportunity to put into practice the techniques demonstrated and discussed. I feel much more confidant about designing and delivering my next training session.”
Patricia Motzer, European Union Intellectual Property Office, Alicante


“Claire’s meticulous preparation and skill in driving the panel discussion forward played a key role in the success of our event that will contribute to our work in realizing the UN Sustainable Development Goals.”

Guy Ryder, Director General, International Labour Organisation

At the UN World Data Forum in Bern, Claire mastered a technical subject, captivated the audience and skilfully dealt with sensitive issues when they arose.”

Thomas Gass, Assistant Director General, Swiss Development Corporation, Bern

I could not recommend her more highly. From real to virtual events: she moderates with great flair and professionalism. With simple but effective questioning, she can help the most technical panelist get across a simple message.

Abigail Jones, Director of Communications, International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufactures and Associations

“I recommend Claire to any event organiser looking for a lively and engaging moderator and Master of Ceremonies. Her questions were to the point and her terminology perfect – a rare occurrence for a non-specialist!”
Catherine Magnant, Head of EU task force European Year of Cultural Heritage

Master of Ceremonies

“Claire was the MC at our Annual General Assembly with more than 100 attendees from 22 countries. Her rigorous preparation, calmness under pressure and superb time management contributed to the success of our event.”
Lena Nover, Sustainability Manager, Metal Packaging Europe