Tommy is a professional certified coach accredited by the International Coach Federation (PCC) and a Michigan State-trained psychologist (Ph.D.). He was the former Head of Professional Services, SHL Talent Measurement, CEB (now Gartner). He has experience in running business operation and managing a team of industrial/organizational psychologists, talent management and sales consultants.
He has over 25 years of experience in talent assessment and leadership development in the US and the Asia-Pacific region. Tommy has provided senior leadership and organizational consultation, executive coaching, Assessment and Development Centers, business leadership training and psychometric assessment in the selection and development of C-suites, regional leaders, executive teams, succession candidates and high potentials for multinational corporations (MNCs) and large and growing enterprises. Tommy is certified in a variety of psychometric assessment.
Previous to CEB/SHL, Tommy assumed senior positions at leading global talent assessment and development firms in the US and Hong Kong including Korn Ferry and Right Management in Atlanta and Hong Kong. He also served as an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at the Toccoa Falls College, a university near Atlanta and as a lecturer in Advanced-level Psychology courses at the Michigan State University.View Spotlight
Hiking with my dog, international travel & classical music
Chinese and italian
Book: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” — Abraham Lincoln
Has a growth mindset, and not afraid to put his/her ego in the pocket .
Selected to be an executive coach among many highly qualified coaches around the world for a large multinational Big Pharma in culture change initiatives, involving individual psychometric assessment, coaching and facilitation of leadership workshops for teams.
Believing in the unique success of each individual leader more than themselves
The Golden Rule: Do to others as you would have others do unto you.
Leaving the world a little bit better than when I arrived.