Anita Li
Hong Kong

Anita has a strong leadership background having been the Finance Director and China Chief Financial Officer at the top tier investment banks. She has great people skills with hands-on experiences of providing coaching, mentoring and facilitation services.

 

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Training and Facilitation
  • Executive Coaching and mentoring
  • Life Coaching
  • Psychology (Counselling)
  • High Performance Team Building
  • Leadership Development
  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
  • Everything DiSCR assessment
  • GENOS Emotional Intelligence assessment
  • LegoRSerious PlayR Facilitation
  • Multilingual (Cantonese, Putonghua & English)

 

Overview

Anita has a strong leadership background having been the Finance Director and China Chief Financial Officer at the top tier investment banks.  She has great people skills with hands-on experiences of providing coaching, mentoring and facilitation services.  Anita is passionate about helping clients to draw out their best to create and achieve sustainable success.

 

Business Background and Experience

 

Anita started her career as an auditor at Price Waterhouse.  Over the next 21 years, she joined several top tier investment banks including Morgan Stanley and Barclays Capital.  She took up the leadership roles in finance, treasury and operation departments and worked closely with the business and back officer leaders to develop new businesses for the companies.

 

During her 16 years’ stay with Morgan Stanley, Anita had managed multicultural teams of 50 finance professionals locating in Greater China, Singapore and South Korea.  Under her leadership, her teams consistently delivered high quality results in various business projects.  They had been awarded with the Morgan Stanley’s CFO awards four times from years 2006 to 2009 to recognise their outstanding performance and contribution to the company.

 

Anita now focuses on coaching, mentoring and facilitation services.  Her previous leadership and business experiences provide her with deep understanding of the challenges faced by today’s leaders in dynamic environment and the skills required to achieve high performance results.

 

Approach

 

Anita respects individual differences and embraces authentic leadership.   She helps clients to reconnect with their inner wisdom, maximise their potentials, exercise their signature strengths and rediscover their values in relation to their business, career and personal life.  Clients are empowered to dream for the future and transfer the passion for the dreams into committed action plan.  Anita’s focus is to draw out the best from clients to achieve sustainable success and have a fulfilling life.  

 

Qualifications and Memberships

 

  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC), International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Accredited Organisational Coach (IECL)
  • Accredited NLP Master Coach (ABNLP)
  • Accredited Everything DiSC R Coach and Consultant
  • Practitioner and Master Trainer of GENOS Emotional Intelligence assessment
  • Certified Trainer of NLP (ABNLP), Hypnotherapy (ABH) and the FISH! Philosophy,
  • Trained on facilitating and designing LegoRSerious PlayR Method and ICA’s Technology of Participation facilitation methods
  • Accredited General Mediator (HKMAAL)
  • Certified Trainer of NLP (ABNLP), Hypnotherapy (ABH) and the FISH! Philosophy
  • Member of International Association Facilitators (IAF)
  • Education: Master in Counselling (Monash University) and BA(Hons) in Accountancy
  • Memberships:Fellow member of The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FCPA) 

 

Recent Client Engagements

 

  • Coaching to 700 people managers at banking industry in relation to a Leadership Program
  • Executive Coaching to Directors and CFO of Companies at different industries.
  • Coaching to individual clients (over 50 clients): Coached clients around entrepreneurial and small business development, career planning and development; work life balance; motivation; stress management; relationships; family and parenting.
  • The Women Foundation – Provide volunteered one year’s mentoring service to a young HK woman leader.