Mark Memstedt PCC Founding Partner
As the founding partner of TWP and Newfield Asia, Mark brings to his coaching and training 30 years of business and management experience, developed in his senior roles with multinationals. Mark specialises in coaching senior executives in leadership, management and change with a reputation for being able to bring forth the underlying conversations needed to unlock a leader’s full potential. Mark is known for his ability to create a close relationship with his clients and at the same time provide the directness often appreciated and needed by senior executives. Mark also specialises in teaching coaching skills to managers within organizations.
In addition to his role as an executive coach, Mark is the Founding Partner of one of Asia’s most successful transformational training and coaching organisations. Having opened the company in South East Asia in 1995, Mark has built a business that has trained or coached over a million people. In addition to his corporate speciality, Mark has led projects to design and deliver training and coaching interventions for the Malaysian Government for the Character Building Module of their National Service Program, the United Nations in New York for their interventions in leadership in Asia around HIV, the Singapore Police Force Mentoring Program, UNICEF in Indonesia and more.
Mark started his career as a management trainee with Unilever in London. With an accounting background he developed a career with Unilever to encompass finance, internal audit, logistics, IT and planning. Coming to Asia in 1990, Mark filled leadership and board roles in Hong Kong, China, Thailand, and Korea before finalising his Unilever career as Commercial and Finance Director in Malaysia. The establishment of a transformational and coaching business saw Mark continue his stay in Malaysia but then led him to opening offices and living in Indonesia and Singapore where he is currently based. The group also has offices and clients in India and the UK as well as partner offices in Hong Kong, Taiwan and China.
Graduating from UK’s Warwick business school, Mark is a qualified accountant and is accredited to teach MBTI® and FIRO-B® instruments. He is a Newfield Certified Coach (NCC™) and an ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC). Mark is an NLP practitioner, also certified to lead David Berceli’s Tension Release Exercises (TRE™) and George Leonard’s Samurai Game®. Mark is currently pursuing a Masters in Applied Psychology with Liverpool University in the UK. When not working, he enjoys sport especially football and golf or participating in triathlons, yoga and aikido. He is a keen movie watcher as well an ardent fan of his favorite football team. In 2012 he walked the 780km Camino de Santiago.