Elaine Teo


Elaine specialises in leadership development, diversity and culture training. She earned her Psychology and Philosophy degrees on a full academic scholarship, where she was also Piano Scholar and the co-founder of the Oxford University Chinese Cultural Society. Elaine is also CultureConnector’s resident cultural expert for Singapore and is a graduate of the Corporate Coach Programme of Coach U.

Elaine Teo designs and delivers leadership development, diversity, cultural and mind training, facilitation, and consultancy for some of the world’s most prestigious and influential organisations, including Oxford and Cambridge Universities, Harrow School, the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne, Lloyd’s of London, JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Sport England, The Guardian, McKinsey, Ernst & Young, Suntory, Tesco, CenturyLink, and Anglo American.

Elaine is sought-after and highly rated for her engaging communication style, cutting-edge ideas on educational innovation, and insightful and thought-provoking ways of driving the learning points home. She also appears regularly on the BBC and international events as a keynote speaker, moderator, psychologist, intercultural expert and life skills coach.