An Coppens

An Coppens

An Coppens

Gamification Design Expert @Gamification Nation |

An Coppens is the Chief Game Changer at Gamification Nation Ltd, which offers
gamification design solutions and an online gamification academy. The company
is based in London and serving clients worldwide from well-known brands to
smaller product focused SME’s.
In February 2018 An was shortlisted at number 21 in the top 100 movers and
shakers of the elearning industry, rolling into elite level, a jump of 32 place from
gold standard to elite since 2017. In November 2017, Gamification Nation was
awarded the “Outstanding Gamification Agency Award” through recognition
from peers in the industry. Our solutions are designed to encourage winning
behaviours and improve business results in the areas of sales, marketing, HR,
learning and productivity. In February 2016, An was recognized at the World
HRD congress in Mumbai as a HR tech visionary. In October 2017 one of our
client projects was shortlisted in the top 10 educational games awards of TIGA.
Projects she has worked on included reviewing onboarding of sales staff and
their recognition, assisting managers with getting ready for new hires, website
gamification, gamification of an in-house learning curriculum, membership site
gamification, etc. Increasing engagement is always our key focus.
Clients include Adidas, Chubb, British American Tobacco, Thomson Reuters,
Qinetiq, RB, Cenlive, Female Entrepreneurs Association, YouEQ, Nightingales, EIT
digital, EIT Climat-KIC, Active Management, 5app, etc…
An is also an award winning business coach, speaker, learning & development
professional and author. She is a prolific blogger on gamification through
www.gamificationnation.com and tweets under her Twitter alter ego
@GamificationNat. Her 3 rd book called “Gamification in business” is available for
download from http://bookboon.com/en/gamification-in- business-ebook. Her
4 th book “Tapping into crowd” – competitive advantage from the inside out”
launched in February 2017 is available from Amazon and the publisher Pencraft
Publishing. Her 5 th book is currently being edited for a June 2018 release.
In her career An has worked in learning and development and change
management roles for Modern Times Group, Xigma Management Consultants,
Philips Electronics and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. She was a guest
expert on the TV show “How long will you live” for RTE in Ireland. For 10 years
An ran a successful business coaching practice in Cork, Ireland with B/Right
Business Coaching. She holds a BA (Hon) in International Marketing and
languages from Dublin City University and an MBA from the Open University
Business School in the UK. She holds a gamification master qualification from the
Engagement Alliance and has completed a number of online gamification courses.