Meet Our Coaches

Adrian Carreon

Adrian is an Associate Director with over 12 years of strategy, transformational change, PMO, digital and operational performance improvement experience. He is currently a member of the Victorian leadership team within the KPMG Enterprise Management Consulting practice. He is a senior management professional with a broad range of experience working with small to large, national and multinational organisations.

JY Wong

JY is currently working at rhipe as a Microsoft CSP Program and Product manager in Strategy and Enablement department, focusing on Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider program and the Hero SKUs such as Microsoft 365 and Office 365. Prior to joining rhipe, JY worked as a Partner Operations management in Microsoft managing partners in India, China and APAC for 1.5 years and Account manager in Softsource Solutions, a leading system integrator in Singapore, for 7 years.

Lisa Yan

Lisa has more than a decade’s global experience in HR consulting, project implementation, and a variety of HR generalist and advisory roles. Lisa is now working as an independent consultant serving start up businesses and companies in various industries to tailor their recruitment process, build HR fundamentals, and also ensure that all compliance requirements are met. Aside from her HR consulting and in-house HR experience, Lisa has industry and employment legislation experience within the manufacturing industry, government, and advertising industry.

Belle Wong

Belle has over 30 years’ experience in project management in the IT and banking industries. She has worked as Program Director at ANZ, IBM and Telstra across Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Belle specialises in delivery execution review and project management practices including process improvement, risk mitigation, program schedule, and cost management and recovery.

Shawn Shan

Shawn is a transformational Senior Program Manager with a local consultancy firm, with previous experience working in multinational Fortune 50 companies. He has successfully managed many large, complex programs with multi-million dollar budgets and multi-disciplinary teams in various industry sectors. Shawn brings diversified expertise and the ability to work across all levels of large organisations in challenging, high risk and political environments. He is passionate about helping young people in their career development. Shawn obtained his PhD and MBA degrees from top Singapore and Australian universities.

Elaine Zhuang

Elaine has worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company where she advised performance transformation and market entry strategy projects in a range of industries including agriculture, healthcare, consumer products and retail across Australia, New Zealand and Japan. She is currently working as the Executive Manager of Corporate Strategy and Planning at NBN Australia.

Albert Kalaja

Albert is an experienced Chief Operating Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Albert possesses a strong business operations background with other skills being Business Development, Business Planning, HR Consulting, Coaching, Executive Search, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).

Tomas Borlin

Thomas has over 10 years’ experience in Management Consultancy, and a Masters of Business and Management and a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from Linkoping University, Sweden. He is an experienced and highly motivated business professional with a track record of success driving and sustaining cost savings and value creations across large organisations. Thomas has extensive experience in business improvement, transformational change and program/project management.

Jonathan Yeates

Jonathan is an experienced consultant who has successfully worked on a range of digital, design and change projects across the UK, Australia and the Philippines. Jonathan currently holds the role of Customer Experience Designer at the Nous Group. As a trained user experience designer, Jonathan has worked across the entire design process, from determining the strategic intent, to sketching ideas, building prototypes and implementing final products.

Pritimay Manna

Pritimay has an MBA and expertise in strategy development, segmentation, marketing analytics and product management with 7 years of experience spanning various parts of the credit cycle in the US. He has been working as a consultant at McKinsey and Company for over 2 years.

Wenjing Luo

Wenjing has 10 year’s experience as a business analyst utilising traditional and agile methodologies. She has worked for Blockchain Tech as a Product Manager and has experience with several large organisations such as Huawei and China Southern Airlines.