Leslie Yong

Senior Career Coach
Career Growth Strategist


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Leslie has built a deep understanding of the telcommunications industry as a result of working for SingTel for over thirty years in multiple roles including Global Account Manager, Business Network Services Manager and Corporate Account Manager.

During his time with SingTel, he exceeded multi-million dollar annual sales targets for more than a decade. Leslie was also instrumental to providing business core products and new services with telco business network solutions for strategic new business start-ups in Singapore. In his role as Corporate Account Manager, he skilfully handled large corporate clients such as JP Morgan, Esso Singapore, BP Petroleum and Total Petroleum, ensuring that both SingTel and its clients mutually benefited.

As a certified career coach, Leslie’s expertise lies in leadership and people management, personal development and growth, strategic planning and communications. With a strong passion for coaching, he is driven to help individuals achieve their career goals.

Quick Facts

Leslie Yong

Personal Branding
Career Growth Strategist

Areas of Personal Expertise

  • Workplace Learning
  • Performance Management
  • Leadership & People Management
  • Personal Development & Growth
  • Account Management
  • Strategic Planning


  • Certified Coach Skills (Career Coaching) — ICA
  • Career Coach Certification — Centre for Career Excellence
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, University of
    Western Sydney
  • Professional Diploma in Business, University of
    Western Sydney
  • Advanced Certificate in Training & Assessment (ACTA)

Work Experience

  • Senior Career Coach
  • Corporate Account Manager — SingTel
  • Associate Trainer — ChangChun Language School
  • Associate Trainer — Kaplan Singapore
  • Associate WPL Trainer — Training Vision Institute

Fluent Languages
English, Mandarin

Client Types

  • Educators
  • Professionals/Managers/Executives
  • Supervisory/Leader
  • Senior Management

Industry Coached

  • Banking
  • Hospitality
  • Manufacturing
  • Education
  • Automotives


“Leslie is a very passionate coach who always patiently guides me. Inspired by his dedication, I have more focus in setting my goals and sticking to the plan to make them happen. Thank you, Leslie!”

Cherry Qin

“Leslie is a one-in-a-million effective career coach! He has the methods, tools and deep understanding of what it takes and helps professionals move up to the next level. I highly recommend his services to anyone looking to improve their job performance, manage job transitions or personal branding. Thank you, Leslie!”

George Low