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Lin Tan

Director of Training & Master Coach Trainer at Collective Change Institute


Personal Profile: Lin Tan has over 14 years experience in executive Coaching and is 1 of 8 Master Certified Coaches (ICF) in Singapore. She brings over 4,000 hours of coaching experience into her work with organizations and individuals. Lin specializes in leadership coaching and training coaches. She is also often sought out by leaders and coaches who want to learn how they can coach to make a real difference in their workplace. She serves on the leadership committee of ICF Singapore, overseeing the Credentialing arm. As a finalist for the ICF's ‘Young Leaders Award’ 2018, she is recognized as being in the top 11 around the world for her successful efforts in progressing the coaching industry internationally. In 2020 she was also awarded 'Most Fabulous Global Coaching Leader' by World HRD Congress. Her clients include C-suite executives, deputy directors, sales professionals, creatives and educators from Asia, Australia, China and Europe. She has served clients in the private and government sector, such as DHL, Partners Group, Lonza, Discovery Inc, Navaplus, Dentsu Aegis Network, Sotheby’s, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, SPRING Singapore, NTUC and many more. As a registered mentor coach with the ICF, Lin facilitates fellow coaches in becoming exceptional at their game. She has trained 200 individuals in coaching skills. She is the principal of Collective Change Institute, a boutique school that offers an ACSTH coach-training course. She is also the co-founder of www.coachinggowhere, Asia’s #1 online platform to find a coach. Her firm Forgecareers offers a suite of services that help organisations develop empowering work cultures, from curating an attractive employer brand, to facilitating team collaboration and relationship-building, to coaching leaders in becoming better influencers. She utilises her expertise as a Reiss Profile® Master to help individuals and teams uncover their motivations for success through facilitating the optimization of a person/team’s motivation blueprint and purpose. Lin's work has been recognised by local media such as Channel News Asia, Channel 8, 938 Live, Simply Her, LianHe ZaoBao and She has co-authored 2 books, 1 of which became a Kinokuniya Best-Seller. Being a huge believer that a person’s abilities are unlimited, Lin is extremely passionate in empowering others to shine and beyond that - make a difference. Clients often describe Lin's style as highly relational and versatile, often leading with dynamic and passionate energy that makes the journey of growth and learning more relevant and exciting.
One Sentence Introduction: Coaching executives and training coaches since 2004, Lin is a Master Certified Coach and a registered Mentor Coach with ICF.
Primary Focus: Corporate Leaders & Teams
Coaching Specialities: Coach Supervision/Mentoring, Conflict Resolution, Executive, Leadership, Life - Balance/Integration, Teams
Professional & Life Experience: Entrepreneur, Facilitator, Married, Parent, Trainer
Credential: MCC
Degrees & Certifications: Reiss Motivation Profile, IDS, USA. Coaching with ROI Practitioner
Email Address: lintan [at]
Company Profile: Collective Change Institute (CCI) is Asia’s leading coaching institute and an approved training provider by the International Coach Federation (ICF, USA). CCI provides ICF coach certification programs, life/executive coaching services and corporate training for organizations. The faculty at CCI has been coaching since 2004 and training coaches since 2006 when coaching was still new in Asia and almost unheard of in Singapore. Our professional coaches and graduates are business leaders, HR practitioners, senior managers, businesss owners, coaches, consultants and trainers from from all over the world.