Ronald Tay is an experienced international organizational development consultant, consummate speaker, author, coach and educator.
He is currently serving as Executive Director at an international financial service firm with a leadership role that oversees a gamut of talent initiatives ranging from leadership development, talent management, learning as well as diversity and inclusion in the Asia-ex Japan region.
A well sought-after facilitator and keynote speaker, he most recently was keynote speaker at the 2015 Training & Development Asia Conference on “Developing Training and Development Professionals”, 2014 Future Leader’s Summit on the topic of “Career Evolution: Differentiation, Leadership and Success” and at Learning World 2013 on “Developing Effective Leaders — re-examining Leadership Programs and Processes”. Ronald also lectures on career management and organizational development at the Singapore Management University and the National University of Singapore and continues to actively mentor ex-students from both universities. In 2014, he also published his first book “Career Conversations”, showcasing the career journeys and advice from 20 leading professionals which was a bestseller in local bookstores.
Ronald’s other career transitions have included strategic planning for the Singapore government, taking on the role of Senior Consultant at a regional consulting firm, and serving as the ASEAN Head of Learning for the global cosmetics giant L’Oréal. Ronald completed his Executive MBA at the University of Southern Illinois with distinctions in all his 11 course modules, earning him the Valedictorian award for best results in his cohort. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours – Upper Division) degree from the National University of Singapore.