Maya Hu-Chan is a globally recognized keynote speaker, author, leadership educator, and ICF Master Certified Coach. Ranked as a Top 8 Global Solutions Thinkers by Thinkers50, World Top 30 Leadership Gurus, and Top 100 Thought Leaders in Management & Leadership. Since 1988, Maya has worked with thousands of leaders from Global Fortune 500 companies.
Maya is the president of Global Leadership Associates, a global consultancy that partners with organizations to build leadership capabilities and enable profound growth and change.
Her book Global Leadership: The Next Generation was a Harvard Business School Working Knowledge book. She is a contributing author of ten business books and a columnist for Inc.com. Her new book, Saving Face: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust, will be published in June 2020 (Berrett-Koehler).
Born and raised in Taiwan, and now living in San Diego, California, Maya is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English. She earned her Master’s degree from University of Pennsylvania, and B.A. from National Chengchi University in Taiwan.
Maya has lectured at the Brookings Institution, University of California, San Diego, University of Chicago, University of Southern California, and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.