International Coach Federation, Professional Certified Coach (PCC – Spring 2012) LEA 360™
English, Greek

BSc (Psych.), MA (Org. Psych.), MEd (Counseling Psych.)


Elisa is an experienced Executive Coach and Human Capital Consultant with a passion for developing people and their global mindset. She has coached numerous managers and senior leaders across the United States, Europe and Asia over the last 12 years. She is known for her ability to successfully blend a focus on values, purpose and meaning with practical actions and results.
As Head of Executive Coaching at MDS in Mainland China, Elisa leads a team of highly qualified Executive Coaches to deliver world class leadership development and executive coaching solutions. Prior to MDS, Elisa spent 10 years at Accenture, working as a Management Consultant in the areas of human capital strategy, talent management, coaching and leadership effectiveness. As an executive within Accenture, Elisa developed the Human Capital Strategy for nine countries in the Asia Pacific region, including China, and led the development of the Culture Change portion of Accenture’s Global Human Capital Strategy from 2008 to 2010. Prior to working in Asia, Elisa provided consulting and coaching to numerous Accenture Fortune 500 clients across the United States and Europe.
Elisa has earned a Masters in Organisational Psychology and a Master of Education in Counselling Psychology both from Columbia University in New York City. Elisa completed her initial coach training in 2002 through the Graduate School of Coaching and has over 800 coaching hours.