Terry Chuah is the Founder and Chief Career Strategist of TheCareerLifeCycle LLC. He was previously Senior Client Partner with Korn Ferry in San Francisco. He brings 20 years of executive search experience at the most senior levels in North America, Australia, Asia and Europe, having previously worked at Heidrick & Struggles and, prior to that, Russell Reynolds Associates. Terry has worked extensively in energy technology, hitech as well as in the industrial resources and manufacturing sectors.
In addition to having handled a broad range of assignments for global corporate clients, Terry has deep experience working with early stage venture-backed and mid-sized private equity-backed companies. Previously, Terry founded and ran a successful boutique executive search firm in Melbourne, Australia. Prior to that, Terry spent 12 years at BHP Billiton, Australia’s largest industrial resources company.
Terry combines his executive search and corporate management experience with talent assessment and leadership development. He graduated from the University of New South Wales in Australia with a Master and Bachelor of Commerce.
He has completed the ECI – External Coach Intensive – as part of the Coaching Certification Program at Columbia University. Terry is also certified in the Hogan Assessment, MBTI – Myers Briggs Type Indicator and Korn Ferry’s viaEdge psychometric which assesses leadership potential.