Wales’ experience prior to joining Growing Edge is in HR and Talent Development. Before taking on an HR & Talent role within his logistics company, he was responsible for sales and client management.
A local Hong Kong native, Wales graduated from City University of Hong Kong with a BA in Social Science – East & Southeast Asian Studies and a higher diploma in Corporate & Marketing Communication from the School of Continuing and Professional Studies of the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
He has continued his studies and attained a professional diploma in Human Resources Management from the School of Continuing Education of Hong Kong Baptist University to strengthen and implement knowledge from academia to the workplace.
Wales has a keen interest in the growth and development of people within organisations. Passionate in coaching and facilitation, Wales participated in the Life and Work Place Coach Training and Skills for Success – an International Coach Federation (ICF) approved course.
He has been recently accredited by the Centre for Credentialing and Education (CCE) of the National Board for Certified Counsellors (NBCC) as a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF), participating in the first ever programme in Hong Kong, initially established in the USA and now offered in 15 countries including Canada, China, Taiwan (Republic of China), Japan and Korea.
Wales has a high level of energy and enthusiasm towards talent development. As a Client Service Associate, his experience of sales and logistics complements the support of both clients and facilitators in ensuring that everything is in place and set up for success.
Wales is the liaison between our clients, facilitators and third party vendors.