Douglas Choo

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Douglas Choo

Strategy Advisor & Fellow, Institute of Coaching

  • Douglas is a managing partner at VIEW Advisors, a leadership, strategy and risk consulting boutique that works with CEO’s and their teams across key themes including Meaning, Purpose and Values, Cultural Change, High Performance Growth, Strategic Transformation, and Conflict and Obstacle Navigation.   
  • Douglas has over 25 years of experience in advisory and consulting roles to senior executives on leadership, strategy, organizational transformation including mergers and acquisitions  and divestitures across a range of industry sectors.  He was also a practicing litigation attorney skilled in witness examination, negotiations and arbitration and is admitted to the bar of New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore.
  • Douglas was previously the Head of Strategy of the Group Insurance business at MetLife.  Prior to MetLife he was an Associate Partner in strategy consulting at McKinsey in New York.   Before that, Douglas was a part of the Deloitte Consulting’s M&A practice where he developed playbooks to guide organizational change pre and post merger or divestitures.  In his early career, Douglas an attorney with Herbert Smith (London and Hong Kong) and Drew & Napier (Singapore).
  • Douglas is a Fellow of the Institute of Coaching (Harvard Medical School affiliate) and a member of IOC’s Strategy Council.  He is a qualified Executive and Organizational Coach from Columbia University. He also has an MBA from Fordham University where he received the Goode Award for Excellence in Finance. He holds an LLB (Law) from National University of Singapore (Upper Class Honors) and was the recipient of  the Montrose Book Prize for being the top graduate in Jurisprudence.
  • Douglas currently lives in Manhattan, Hudson NY and South Beach and has lived and worked in London, Hong Kong and Singapore.  He speaks Mandarin as a second language and is re-learning the classical piano.

 

Douglas.choo@view-advisors.com

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