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Irene Chia

OD Consultant, Strengths Coach & Facilitator

Irene specialises in Organisational Development (OD). Her focus is on leadership and team development; change management; and organisational learning. Her interventions aim at addressing attitudes, beliefs, values and systemic structure to bring out the potential in individuals and organisations, helping them to thrive in evolving landscapes.

Irene designs and facilitates programmes on coaching and mentoring for senior and middle managers from the public and private sectors. She volunteers as a mentor with the University of Southern Queensland and Strengths coach with Kansas University. She is also an international volunteer with the Singapore International Foundation where she assessed facilitation skills of lecturers of University of Hanoi.

Prior to her consultancy career, Irene had led multiple teams in social and community development, policy-making and business development. She also leads a team of facilitators with diverse training expertise. As an OD practitioner, her passion is in bringing out the best in individuals to leverage the link between human capital and positive business outcomes.

Irene is based in Singapore and works across Asia.

Professional Qualifications

  • Post Graduate Diplomas in Psychology and Learning Organisation (LO): Developing Leaders for Learning.
  • Bachelor Honours Degree in Economics and Management Studies


  • Certified Gallup Strengths Coach
  • Certified MBTI Step I and Step II Personality Consultant
  • Certified Strong Interest Inventory Personality Consultant
  • Certified DISC Personality Consultant
  • Certified Master class assessor for Leadership Talent Management and Personality and Preference Inventory (PAPI)
  • Certified Culture Consultant in Barretts’ Values Tools Part 1 and II
  • Certified Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI) Consultant
  • Certified Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation (FIRO B and FIRO Business) Consultant
  • Advanced Certificate in Training & Assessment


  • Organisational Development (OD) Interventions
  • Strengths-Based Coaching & Consulting
  • Leadership Development & Change Workshops
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Alice Chia


Alice Chia is passionate about contributing to people’s growth. She specializes in coaching clients in building their leadership skills and personal effectiveness.

With her wealth of experience, she has established a reputation for bringing forth the commitment of clients with effective strategies to unlock their full potential. She is good at creating a safe space for her coaching clients to explore deeply about their compelling desire for self-mastery to take place.

Alice has worked with a diverse range of coaching clients in the last 10 years. They range from CEOs, directors, managers to social workers, housewives, teenagers, and even retirees. Alice believes that every human being is unique and that everyone wants to win in their lives. Depending on her coaching client’s needs, Alice listens and customizes the coaching processes accordingly. She believes that providing generous listening and building trust with her clients will build the foundation for any effective coaching to take place. Her corporate clients include HSBC Insurance, The Thought Collective, Petronas, Adita-Birla Group, INTI/Laureate International University and College and Body Contours.

With her passion in “discovering” people, Alice continues to develop and hone her skills in personal effectiveness and mastery. She is a certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming Practitioner and Coach from one of the world’s leading coaching certification institution, Newfield School of Coaching in USA. She is also certified to lead David Bercelli’s Tension Release Exercises.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Arts with Honours (Chinese Language & Linguistics) (2nd Upper Class) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore


  • ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC)
  • New Field Institute Certified Coach
  • Tension Release Exercise – Level 1 Certified
  • Somatic Leadership in Action – Strozzi Institute
  • NLP Certified Coach


  • Executive Coaching
  • Career Coaching
  • Sales Coaching
  • Life Coaching
  • Coach Training
  • Mentoring