Our Story Passionate about supporting organisations and individuals

Energised Engagement specialise in working with organisations who challenge employees to work in high pressure, changing environments. We aim to be the recognised leader in helping companies create working environments where leaders, employees and teams can feel and perform at their best, and we do this because we believe life is about helping others truly fulfil their potential.

Ian Rustige, ACC

Managing Director and Coach ..

Ian Rustige set the business up to expand on his passion for working with individuals and teams to develop resilience, high performance and fulfilment.

Ian understands the opportunities and challenges corporate life can bring. Following 10 successful years working across industry in the areas of business improvement, change and learning, Ian experienced a period of burnout. After receiving some life-changing coaching, he began to set up his next professional chapter driven by his own personal experiences of finding true engagement and fulfilment. Ian is a transformational coach and facilitates leadership development courses, along with group and team coaching to develop high performance teams.

Ian holds an ACC International Coach Federation credential, training at Coaching Development in London in 2018. He also holds an Engineering degree and a Masters' degree in management. In his spare time, Ian loves spending time relaxing with his wife and two children in nature and can often be spotted running or cycling in the Surrey Hills.


Geoff McDonald

Strategic Advisor..

Geoff McDonald knows from his experience of helping to architect the transformation of Unilever that energised and engaged employees enhance business performance. He is best known as a global advocate, campaigner and consultant who is passionate about embedding purpose as a key driver of business performance, and addressing the stigma of mental ill health in workplaces.

Geoff’s strengths are his ability to influence C-suite teams on strategic matters and delivering strong ideas on how workplaces can embed purpose and mission. Geoff is a strategic thinker, advisor and  keynote speaker.

Our Values At the heart of how we work

Authenticity : We bring our true selves to the party! This is what clients buy into when receiving our training and coaching. We have a genuine interest in supporting and enabling you to do your best work.

Presence : We are there with you and you will find our presence to be a blend of energy and compassion.

Performance : In a competitive world, performance is essential but we work to create a culture of performance in perspective. We aim to have fun whilst we bring out the best in you, so you can perform at your peak.

Balance : We work with you as a whole person so you can consider every aspect of you as an individual. Within this, we work with balance so you can build awareness of how to truly operate at your best.

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