ABOUT MATCHY MA
Matchy led a consultancy project on a large scale change management
program “Magical Transformation Program” which involved more than 7,000 staff in a global financial institution, resulting in a cost saving of over HK$4 million.
Other large-scale organizational development projects include:
Aon “6-month Leadership Development Journey”
China Light Power “One-Year Mentoring Program for Technical Trainees”
Shanghai Commercial Bank “Organizational Vision Mission Values Alignment Project”
Starbucks “One-Year Positive Coaches Development Project” for Senior Managerial Staff and 180+ Store Managers
The Peninsula Hotel “Change & Coaching Project”
He has designed and facilitated over 100 team development and strategic team offsite events with very positive client feedback received .
Matchy is an award-winning speaker. He won the HK Championship in the “Toastmaster International Speech”, “Humorous Speech Contest” and “Evaluation Speech Contest”.
Matchy is a Registered Industrial & Organizational Psychologist and a renowned Corporate Trainer and Coach. He has more than 20 years of considerable corporate and managerial experience working in MNCs. By infusing research-based psychological principles and solution-based program design into his talent
development work, Matchy has been successfully nurturing leaders, teams and employees of a diverse array
of organizations, taking them from good to great, from surviving to flourishing. Through his client-centric
consultancy services, interactive and value-creating workshops, engaging and enthusiastic facilitation,
Matchy has a proven track record of success in helping organisations drive employee performance and
Matchy has been awarded the following professional designations:
Master Degree in Industrial & Organizational Psychology from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Bachelor Degree in Social Sciences (major in Psychology) from the University of Hong Kong
Registered Psychologist (I/O), Hong Kong Psychological Society
Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM) from Toastmasters International
Certified Gallup CliftonStrengths Coach
Certified Dr John Maxwell Trainer, Speaker and Coach
Certified Coaching Clinic (v7) Coach & Facilitator
Certified Neuro-Semantic Trainer and Meta-Coach from The International Society of Neuro-Semantics
PDI Certified Assessment Centre Assessor & 360 Profilor Certified Facilitator
DDI Learning System Facilitator
Certified Practitioner in a variety of Psychometric Tools, DISC, MBTI, Workplace Big 5, Facet 5 Core-
Certified “Whatzyourpoint” program facilitator
Visiting Lecturer in HK Polytechnic University and HKU SPACE since 1997
Prior to establishing Talent Academy Limited, Matchy served as Senior Regional Training Manager at HSBC and HR Specialist at Wal-mart. He also worked in global HR consulting firms, including PDI and FranklinCovey as a Consultant.
Matchy was a Column Writer (工於心計) for the HKEJ (信報). He was interviewed by Ming Pao, HKET, RTHK on topics ranging from “personal management”, “career development” to“psychology”.
As a Christian, Matchy completed a part-time Master program “Marketplace Theology” in the China Graduate School of Theology.
As a Registered Psychologist, Matchy likes observing, talking and analyzing people. Be mindful when you meet Matchy in person.
As a Husband and a new Father, Matchy is now taking on a life long learning program in “Parenting”.
As a sportsman, Matchy had won many medals in track and field sports. Today he runs primarily for leisure.