Executive Coach & Consultant
ASIA PACIFIC | SINGAPORE
As an executive coach, Lucas provides high-quality thinking partnerships to senior executives, business owners and the next generation of leaders. With a calming presence, he brings high-level intellectual capacity with an entrepreneurial and pragmatic spirit. He also offers a unique perspective on adaptability and growth, leveraging his extensive experience in the fast-growing tech industry. Lucas supports the client to expand their view and then focuses on the most impactful factors.
Lucas is an experienced business and people leader from the tech industry. His career spans SE Asia and China in a variety of sectors, government agencies, management consulting, and a tech unicorn. Lucas was an early member and a senior executive at Sea Group (NYSE: SE), playing a significant role in growing the company from a thirty-member start-up into a US$100bn tech giant in ten years. As the VP of the Group CEO’s office, Lucas worked directly with the founder on strategic initiatives, including capital raising, strategic planning, and critical partnerships. In the capacity of Singapore and Malaysia’s CEO, he improved the profit margin by 16% while growing the top line of the business. Lucas also founded the company’s management associate programme, and groomed more than one hundred young talents, some of which have since taken on key leadership roles such as country heads. At the game business unit, he revamped the management and people processes by aligning the leadership team, aggressive hiring and restructuring, and strengthening the core values. This led to a record one-billion-dollar EBITDA in one year.
Lucas holds a Global Executive MBA from INSEAD, an M.S. in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford, and a B.A. in Computer Science from Cambridge. He is trained as an executive coach with the ICF accredited Neuro-Leadership Institute, and he has also attended the Integral Coaching development programme with New Venture West in California. Lucas is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. In addition to Executive Coaching, Lucas is an accomplished facilitator at the National University of Singapore Business School.
Lucas coaches in English and Mandarin.