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Tai Chau Chyi

Executive Coach
    Chau Chyi has 10 years of executive coaching, consulting and facilitating leadership learning experience. Prior to that, he had 20 years of leading high growth businesses across diverse industries in Singapore, China and US, where he led 4 successful green-field global manufacturing start-ups.​

    As an Executive Coach, Chau Chyi supports leaders and leadership teams to engage in designed and facilitated conversations to achieve leadership development and organizational development. He also co-founded a personal gym to promote personal fitness and sports performance management; and a spiritual life-coach for the Christian community.

    Professional Experience

    Chau Chyi had a fast-track career movement. He started as an Engineer for only two years before being promoted to Operations Manager. Within the next few years, he rose to General Manager position to lead a green field manufacturing start-up project in China. As a General Manager, he assumed full P&L function in various European/US MNCs. He later progressed from managing a single business unit to manage group level businesses, and he became Vice President to lead the global operations and teams.

    ​Under Chau Chyi’s leadership, the facilities in China and US were earmarked as flagships in lean manufacturing and operational excellence. These facilities were targeted to instil culture of excellence and attain world-class performance in Productivity, Quality, Service, Safety and Supply Chain Excellence.​

    As an Executive Coach, Chau Chyi supported major clients typically over a 3 to 4 years period. He conducted regular leadership co-creation retreats to develop leadership competencies and capacities to achieve strategic alignment and cultural transformation. Chau Chyi worked directly with business owners and C-suites to lead change from top down as well as bottom-up engagement. He customized design and delivery processes for each client according to their needs. Beyond competencies and capacities, Chau Chyi also worked with major clients on retainer basis for each change cycle period.

    Clients Coached

    • C-Suite
    • Senior Management


    University of Strathclyde, UK

    Master in Business Administration

    National University of Singapore

    Bachelor of Engineering

    Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, USA

    Master in Arts – Religion (Currently Pursuing)


    World Institute of Action Learning

    Certified Action Learning Coach

    Marshall Goldsmith

    Stakeholder Centered Coach Certification

    Prof Arthur Yeung

    “Yeung Triangle” Building Organizational Capability

    DiSC, MBTi, EQ-I Instruments

    Certified Psychometric Tool Assessor

    Gestalt International Studies Center, MA, USA

    Certified “Intervention to Change”

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