Professor Greg Whyte OBE joins the award-winning human performance company Pro-Noctis, as a leading Performance Specialist consultant.
A former Olympian, European, and World Championship Medallist. Greg is an internationally respected expert in the field of Sport and Exercise Performance in the UK, and was awarded an OBE for his services to Sport, Sport Science & charity work in 2014.
Well-known for his involvement in Sport & Comic Relief, Greg often know as ‘Super Greg’ has helped raise more than £50million for charity, successfully coaching, training, and motivating a raft of celebrities to triumph in completing some of the toughest challenges known to man; including Davina McCall's Beyond breaking point’ 506-mile ultra-triathlon, David Walliams ‘Big Swim’ of the English Channel, and fellow Olympian James Cracknell’s unique triathlon to Africa.
Greg’s substantial experience in optimising human performance, lifting ordinary people to extraordinary feats of endurance, is a skill set that sits well with Pro-Noctis. Regardless of whether a client is an elite athlete or a corporate organisation, Greg Whyte shares a vision with Pro-Noctis of unbounded human performance.
Greg is the pre-eminent authority on exercise physiology and sports and exercise performance in the UK, he is an advocate for human performance, a world-renowned sports scientist, and a global thought leader in physical activity. Regularly presenting on stages across the world, discussing fitness, wellbeing and human performance, Greg’s wealth of professional experience will support Pro-Noctis in their mission to positively influence as many people as possible.
Pro-Noctis Managing Director, Phil Kelly said:
"This is just another statement of intent from our team, we deliver such great work with amazing results, and having Greg onboard will only strengthen our offering, our credibility, and our reach. This now well and truly puts us at the top of the market in terms of offering Human Performance Training and Consultancy and will ensure we continue to only provide the very best service to the organisations that engage with us"
Greg or “Prof” as he is affectionately known, will take up the role of Performance Specialist and is responsible for ensuring our methodology and delivery is of the highest standard and in line with current scientific research. Greg is one of our leading consultants and will work with organisations, teams, and individuals who are looking to improve their performance.”
A recipient of many accolades, Greg received the UK Active Personality of the Year Award in 2019 and had since been appointed a member of the UK Active Board of Directors. A position he holds alongside his role at Liverpool John Moore’s University as Professor of Applied Sport and at the centre for Health and Human Performance, Harley Street, as Director of Performance.
An expert in his field, Greg advocates that the leisure and fitness sector be viewed as an essential service in the COVID19 pandemic due to the industry’s undisputed status as a leading rehabilitation provider, and essential to the future health of the nation.
Professor Greg Whyte said: “I am delighted to join the outstanding Pro-Noctis team. We have a shared vision focused on optimising human performance of all team members to create success. Nothing great is ever achieved alone, and I am looking forward to working with Pro-Noctis in helping create winning teams.”
The COVID19 pandemic has had a significant impact on workplaces, and Greg’s challenge now is to help organisations, in the same way as he has helped athletes to rise to the challenge.
Pro-Noctis is a human performance specialist company, supporting clients and organisations to enhance performance and create thriving organisational cultures.
Recognised as one of the best new businesses at the UK Business Awards in 2016, and recipient of a Lotus Award in 2019 for its work with Canada Life, Pro-Noctis is passionate about building positive relationships and fostering workplaces that stimulate employee engagement and enhance productivity.
Pro-Noctis are industry leaders in delivering strategically aligned training packages, one-to-one coaching sessions, and team development interventions, working with clients and organisations who are ambitious to invest in the most important asset- their people, to take their company to another level
In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pro-Noctis has continued to model excellence, re-orientating face-to-face delivery, to virtual development, helping teams and individuals, to overcome environmental challenges, to develop their personal and interpersonal skills, and not only to perform but to thrive.