Amanda Nolen


Amanda Nolen is changing the way global organizations use Learning and Development to 'right skill' the workforce and boost business results. Born in the United States but based in Spain for over two decades, Amanda has a mixed background in learning and commercial roles. A connector of people, trends and ideas, she is also 100% fluent in English and Spanish (including tapas & wine!).


As co-founder of the boutique consultancy NilesNolen, Amanda helps Global Fortune 500 organizations such as Google, HSBC and Novartis turn L&D into a powerful business driver through the right mix of strategy, technology, people and content. At the same time, she supports vendors with their own positioning, go-to-market strategy and product roadmap, as well as investors in the Future of Work and Education. She is also the author of a LinkedIn Learning course on 'The Future of Workplace Learning', faculty at IE Business School and a venture partner at Emerge Education.