Topics: Body Language

Mary-Louise Angoujard

About the author

Mary-Louise Angoujard has been a professional speaker, trainer and executive coach for over 12 years.

After graduating with a BA in Speech Communication, Mary-Louise began her international career with Turner Broadcasting and CNN in Atlanta, Georgia.  For the past 12 years Mary-Louise has been based in the UK, where she initially worked in the medical equipment industry and then in telecommunications.   

Mary-Louise then spent four years with Mercuri International, a world leader in strategic people development before launching Rapporta Limited in 2000.  For the past six years Rapporta’s portfolio of clients has included companies in the financial, software, manufacturing, construction, legal and retail industries.   

Mary-Louise is supported by a team of senior consultants to deliver group training initiatives and one-to-one executive coaching for Rapporta’s clients.  

In 2004 Mary-Louise qualified as a senior practitioner of Synergology (Synergologie), a scientific method for interpreting nonverbal communication developed in France and Quebec, Canada.  She now offers training and coaching to HR and Management professionals in the method, which has not previously been available to the English-speaking public.

Mary-Louise speaks at business and professional association events on topics related to communication, and her published articles have appeared in industry and national publications. She has appeared as a guest speaker on CNN Today and ITV News. 

Some recent clients

  • DLA Piper UK LLP
  • Tesco Group
  • Vantis Plc
  • Ivis Group
  • Julius Baer Internationa
  • Sprint International Express
  • BDO Stoy Hayward
  • Accor Group
  • Alix Partners


Areas of expertise

  • Communicating with Positive Impact
  • Presenting Effectively
  • Leadership Image
  • Developing Presence and Gravitas
  • People Management
  • Professional Selling
  • Nonverbal Communication