Dr. Christine Lai’s past achievements include establishing the first Chinese Joint Venture Investment bank CICC for Morgan Stanley & People Construction Bank of China; winning the “Caring Company” Award for Employee Wellness and Diversity Program (in ABN-AMRO Bank); leading Cultural integration project in acquisition of Global Education at Pearson in China; supporting major reorganization at ABN-AMRO Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland and Pearson.
Currently, Dr. Lai is the CEO and Founder of a Management Consultancy. She has leveraged her experience to serve her in a Christian way in universities, NGOs and business community. She has provided management consultancy and training in organization design and transformation, HR strategy, cross-cultural management, diversity, leadership and coaching for various commercial organizations and non-profit organizations including Asia World Expo, HK Securities and Investment Institute, Dah Sing Bank, International Christian School and Generations Christian Education, etc. She is also a frequent public speaker in HR and Talent Forum and Professional Bodies including topics in Change, Diversity, Employee Wellness and Engagement, etc.
Dr. Lai is a life-long learner integrating her faith, knowledge and work into business practices and education. She has been teaching for MBA classes at a member of local universities.
She got her Bachelor of Social Science at Chinese University of HK in 1986, MA in Christian Studies at the Chinese University of HK in 2008, Doctorate degree of Business Administration (DBA) at HK Polytechnic University in 2003 after her EMBA degree at CUHK in 1997. She is undergoing a second Doctorate Program.