Ms Wong Su Yen

Ms Wong Su Yen is CEO, Human Capital Leadership Institute. She was previously Worldwide Partner and Managing Director of Mercer, ASEAN.  She has over seventeen years of experience helping companies develop business and organisation strategies, improve operations, manage risk, and effectively implement change.

Before that, she was a Director at Mercer Management Consulting where she worked with leading companies across North America and Asia in the high-tech, financial services, oil and gas, retail, and consumer goods industries. She has advised clients across Asia since 1995, and has previously been based in Boston, Bangkok, Seoul, and Hong Kong.

Ms Wong is a frequent speaker at conferences in Asia, including events organized by the Economist and Business Week. She is co-author of the Asian edition of How Digital is Your Business? (Crown Business, 2000). She has published articles and is often quoted in journals including the Economist, Wall Street Journal, The Straits Times and Business Times.

She is a regular commentator on news media such as CNBC and Bloomberg. In addition, she is a regular guest speaker at executive education programs at the National University of Singapore, Singapore Management University, and INSEAD.

Ms Wong has also held product management responsibilities at Microsoft Corporation, and at Hallmark Cards.   She served as head of marketing for a technology solutions provider in the US. She holds a B.A. (summa cum laude) in music and computer science from Linfield College and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.