John Doorbar

John Doorbar

BA (Hons)

Senior Associate
PSA GmbH & Co KG


  • Management Skills
  • Cross-Cultural Communication
  • Professional English
  • Trainer Training
  • Executive Coaching

Background & Experience

Senior Associate with PSA since 2007, John has extensive international training experience in 13 countries, including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark, and the USA. He has worked as a trainer, management consultant, and professional coach for almost 30 years.


Studied at Oxford University: theology and ethics. Went on to study teaching and training skills at Durham University. Also holds language teaching Diplomas from Cambridge and Nottingham Universities.

Work experience

He has lectured on communication studies at Mannheim Business School and the University of Freiburg.

Business communication and cross-cultural intensive training for diverse medium and large-sized international companies. As well as train-the-trainer workshops, John is also an accredited management skills assessor for a major German insurance company.

Sector experience

Pharmaceuticals - Healthcare – Manufacturing – Electronics  - Finance - Telecommunications  - Insurance - Universities


Passionate about golf (certified World Golf Federation instructor) and rugby.