Confessions of A Global Changemaker Interview with the Confidence Hacker, Kim-Adele Platts. Kim-Adele Platts FInstLM is an Interim CEO, entrepreneur and board-level coach who specialises in helping executives lead with impact and humanity. Her journey has taken her from an NVQ in hairdressing to the boardrooms of the FTSE 250. With over 25 years of experience, Kim has established a reputation as a transformational leader. She consistently generates new business and has turned underperforming companies into market leaders despite challenging environments. An International bestselling author and speaker on leadership and business, Kim is also a Non-Exec Director with the IoD, Academy Trust and Mary’s Meals.