• Global Citizen
  • Strategist
  • Empathetic Listener
  • Challenger

Therese Tong

Senior Consultant/Executive Coach


Therese is inspired by the vision of a world that encourages and engages the unique gifts and voices of everyone to enable teams and organizations to take powerful action in the world. She guides leaders to see and experience expanded possibilities, develop greater awareness of self and others and embody new attitudes and behaviors that serve personal and organizational objectives. As a consultant, Therese is experienced in facilitating 7 – 300+ sized global teams to bring about strategic change. Some of her clients across the globe include Directors to C-Suite at Fortune 500 companies in Computers / Technology, Financial Services, Biotech / Healthcare / Pharmaceutical; start-ups and Education / Non-Profits / Government / Public Administration.

Born in Singapore, Therese speaks three languages and brings to her practice 18 years of Corporate experience in sales, marketing and strategic planning in the U.S. and Asia. In her role as Chief-of-Staff to the Senior Vice President of a US$17+ billion business in a Fortune 100 company, Therese provided leadership from strategic development to operational excellence; delivering double digit top- and bottom-line growth.

Therese is a credentialed Professional Certified Coach with International Coach Federation, a certified Integral CoachSM through New Ventures West [NVW] and a certified Enneagram Teacher. She is also an adjunct faculty member at NVW where she teaches and mentors coaches-in-training, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Sociology from the National University of Singapore.


  1. When she’s not having fun coaching or facilitating, you can find her cooking, running with her husband Felix and their buddies by the ocean or in the Santa Cruz mountains, and discovering nature and other parts of the world.
  2. Clients describe Therese as ‘wicked smart’, warm, sophisticated and insightful.