Denise has been a Certified Terrific Mentor since 2008, working closely under the mentorship of Founder, John Bittleston. Over the last 3 years, she has delivered TerrificMentors International Personal and Corporate Mentoring to individuals and businesses. She has also participated as a co-speaker with John on several talks on Leadership to the Singapore Management University (SMU), professional associations as well as the recent 2011 Secretaries’ Summit.
Denise is also an Executive Coach, one of the few in Singapore certified by both the International Coach Federation (Professional Certified Coach) and the International Association of Coaching (Level 1). ICF and IAC are leading global organizations dedicated to advancing the coaching profession to the highest standards of excellence.
Prior to Coaching, Denise built a 15-year career in IT and Management Consulting, working for multinational corporations including Hewlett-Packard and Accenture across Asia Pacific. She spent four years in Beijing, China establishing Accenture’s presence in the telecommunications industry. Denise has extensive experience working with leadership teams in multi-cultural environments to achieve matrix targets and specializes in problem solving, conflict resolution, complex negotiation and leadership development.
Denise combines coaching competencies and inter-disciplinary skills with corporate experience to coach and mentor over 200 individuals in mid to senior management levels in both public and private sector organizations in:
Leadership and Performance
Career Development and Transition
Interpersonal and Communication skills
Changing Workplace Behaviours
Denise graduated with double majors in Linguistics and Sociology at the National University of Singapore (NUS). She received her Professional Coach Certification from the International Coach Academy (ICA) and is the Honorary Secretary of the ICF Singapore Chapter Executive Committee. Denise currently resides in Singapore.