Tahirih Michot

Tahirih is a process designer with over twenty years of experience in human centred capacity building and team development. 

Tahirih specialises in: supporting change, team engagement and leadership development. She has extensive experience in programme design, process facilitation, project management and research. Her approach is informed by action learning, coaching, design thinking and adult development. Tahirih creates responsive processes resulting in tangible results for clients. 


Eric Michot

Eric is a French national based in Cape Town. He is experienced in operational management for large organisations.

Eric specialises in personal development and peak performance for teams and individuals. He graduated from the Consciousness Coaching Academy Master Curriculum. Eric is an Expert Certified Coach (ECC) and 6CS Coach (Coach Trainer) by the Consciousness Coaching Academy, a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) from the International Coach Federation (ICF), a Certified NLP Practitioner from the American Union of NLP and a Certified Ericksonian Hypnotherapist from the American Alliance of Hypnotists.


Shiva Amri joined the team at The Idea Processor in 2017. She has nine years working experience with the corporate market. Shiva worked with Steelcase, a global leader in workspace research and insight for seven years. Her engagements in workspace and change management projects include Allan Gray, Discovery, FNB and Alexander Forbes. She also has a background in architecture, twelve years of collaboration with top design firms in South Africa and twenty years of senior leadership experience in the office furniture industry. She brings her long history of people and project management with her to support effective processes of change and transformation for companies. 

Linda d'Holt-Hackner from The Touch Company collaborates closely with The Idea Processor. Tahirih and Linda have worked together on a number of programmes in the hospitality industry and with local economic development professionals. Linda is a specialist in 5 star hospitality, focusing on brand communication, interpersonal skills and sales. Her focus is on making good things great and achieving tangible results for clients leading to hosting excellence within teams.