Thomas, an executive coach based in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore understands what it is like to be at the top. As the former Chief General Manager of Gulf Bank, and COO of RHB bank, he capitalizes on his C Suite experiences to coach Senior Management from various industries to make a profound difference.
As a Coach, Tom brings a global perspective with over thirty years of multi-national experience, having worked with leaders in both well-known MNCs and local organizations from US, Middle East and Asia. He is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) & Member of Global Internal Review Board (Ethics and Compliance) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) . He holds a Master Coach credential with a Global Coaching company. He has also obtained various certifications for personality and leadership assessments (MBTI, Hogan Personality Inventory, Harrison Assessment, MRG LEA 360, Benchmarks, Firo B and WorkPlace Big 5) in addition to being a NLP Certified trainer from UK, Laughter Yoga Trainer from India, Trauma Release trainer from US and a 4th Degree Taekwondo Black Belt.
Tom was raised in Shanghai, and educated in Hong Kong, England and United States. He obtained his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, a graduate diploma in banking from the University of Virginia and also holds a Bachelor of Science degree (Mathematics) from Columbia University and University of San Francisco. He speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin, and has the unique combination of a Western management style/philosophy with an Asian heritage.