‘Voices of Experience’ Category

September 22nd, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Kelly Williams, President of Private Markets, GCM Grosvenor

By Michelle Hendelman The pivotal moment of Kelly Williams’ career came when she was given the opportunity to step outside of her comfort zone and go in a completely new direction. “I started as a project finance lawyer in the private sector, where I was one of few women,” said Williams, who later took a [...]

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September 15th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Carin Pai, Executive Vice President, Fiduciary Trust

By Michelle Hendelman When Carin Pai joined Fiduciary Trust 18 years ago in an associate- level position within the Investment department, she knew that she was an analytical person who had a strong creative side as well. These skills, along with a strong work ethic and circle of mentors have set a strong foundation for [...]

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September 8th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Deborah Ong, Partner, Risk & Quality Leader, Corporate Responsibility Leader, PwC Singapore

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Irene Solaz Deborah Ong believes that enjoying what you do will help you work efficiently, gain opportunities and rise up the ladder. “I’m very fortunate that I enjoy my line of work, and [...]

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September 4th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Teo Lay Lim, Country Managing Director for Singapore, Accenture

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Irene Solaz Teo Lay Lim has been working at Accenture for 26 years, and she loves what she does. One lesson she has learned throughout her experience is the importance of networking which, [...]

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August 28th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Karen Loon, Banking and Capital Markets Leader, PwC Singapore

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Cathie Ericson Karen Loon, recently appointed as PwC Singapore’s Banking and Capital Markets Leader, knows that making assumptions based on someone’s gender is a mistake. Assumptions based on appearance are often equally misleading. [...]

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August 27th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Nora Wu, PwC Global Vice Chairwoman, PwC Global Human Capital Leader

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Irene Solaz Nora Wu believes that achievements do not determine success, but that success is determined by the obstacles that have been overcome. She herself has faced numerous challenges and barriers on her [...]

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August 26th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Paloma Wang, Partner, Capital Markets Group, Shearman & Sterling

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Michelle Hendelman At just 37 years old, Paloma Wang’s rapid ascension to the partnership at global law firm Shearman & Sterling, where she specializes in initial public offerings (IPOs) and other corporate finance [...]

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August 25th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Stephanie Hui, head of the Merchant Banking Division in Asia Pacific Ex-Japan, Goldman Sachs

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Michelle Hendelman “Earlier in my career, I was more reserved about expressing my views,” said Stephanie Hui, head of the Merchant Banking Division in Asia Pacific Ex-Japan at Goldman Sachs. “But over time, [...]

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August 21st, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Anna Chung, Counsel, Project Development & Finance, Shearman & Sterling

By Irene Solaz To Anna Chung, landing your “dream job” is not a question of whether you are female or male but rather of how good you are. As a Singapore-based senior lawyer at global law firm Shearman & Sterling, Chung has demonstrated the ability to shine on client work throughout Asia and, increasingly, around [...]

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August 18th, 2014, 6:00 am

Voice of Experience: Pamela Yeo, General Counsel and Senior Vice President, AIG PC Asia Pacific

Welcome the The Glass Hammer’s “Spotlight on Asia” week! We will be highlighting successful women working in Asia all week long! By Michelle Hendelman “Be open in your career,” advised Pamela Yeo, General Counsel and Senior Vice President, AIG Property Casualty Asia Pacific. “When you realize that everyone around you can teach you something new, [...]

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