Executive Coach - Asia

Lauren is an accomplished leadership strategist, executive coach and skilled facilitator to CEOs and C-Suite executives, managers and their teams. She is energised by co-creating a path to success alongside her clients whilst drawing on her 22 years of senior corporate experience.

Commercial Experience

Lauren has solid commercial experience and knowledge, proven executive leadership and corporate governance exposure gained from living and working in Singapore and across Asia. She held several senior leadership positions including as associate director for a boutique Australian consulting corporation, as director of people and organisational development (Asia Pacific) for Microsoft and as head of the IT institute for Credit Suisse (Asia Pacific).

Style / Approach

Lauren uses her diverse cultural and corporate experience to help leaders managing personal, professional and organisational transitions. She brings a systems approach to her engagements, helping leaders uncover and exploit strengths and techniques that drive their peak personal performance and manage cross-cultural barriers.

Coaching Experience

Lauren’s coaching career spans over 20 years. The scope of her work extends from coaching regional functional leaders, new to organisation and/or role, to transition at self, team and function level. She supports business leaders as they balance strategy execution and the engagement of diverse internal stakeholders. Her work includes working with leaders and their teams, to re-focus and align as they deal with complexity and uncertainty while retaining high levels of trust, collaboration and commitment. For the last 12 years she has lived and worked in Singapore, Thailand and across Asia. Lauren coaches in English.

Qualifications

  • Professional Certified Coaching (ICF )
  • Certified Coach – Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching, Asia (MGSCC)
  • Executive Coach – Peter Senge’s Society of Organisational Learning, Asia Pacific
  • Coach – Centre for Creative Leadership (CCL)
  • Certified Solutions Focused Coach (CCFC) – Canadian Council of Professional Certification
  • International Action Learning Federation (IALF)
  • Member of Asia Pacific Alliance of Coaches (APAC)
  • Accredited Practitioner – Human Synergistics International
  • Certified NLP Practitioner

Testimonials

“I had the pleasure of working with Lauren during the past 3 years in both 1:1 and group settings. Her professionalism is complemented with a friendly, personal style that naturally drives rapport and participation with stakeholders. I also observed her working with multi-cultural groups and her adaptable approach allowed her to connect with all participants regardless of language and background. As a facilitator and coach, she’s one of the best.” – Snr. Finance Director, Microsoft