MA Economics


Lynette combines more than 30 years of General Management experience with Change Management and Human Resources expertise, which includes implementing change management, performance management, leadership development and succession planning throughout Asia-Pacific. Having lived and worked in Europe, India, Asia and New Zealand her strengths lie in being able to work in a multi-cultural environment and in identifying and developing high potentials at both senior and junior levels.
Her career started with the United Nations in Geneva as a Research Economist. She returned to India as a systems analyst and then business manager for ICL (International Computers). She co-founded 2 companies in the area of software and service exports- one of these was a joint venture with a European group headquartered in the Netherlands. She sold the companies 7 years later and re-joined ICL India as the VP of Marketing. She set up a Joint Venture between ICL and Datacraft - a leading Data communications solutions provider in Asia-Pacific headquartered in Singapore- and became its first President and CEO in India. She later worked for the Datacraft group (now part of Dimension Data) in New Zealand and as Group Human Resources Director at Singapore.
Lynette runs her own consulting company which focuses on Executive coaching and business strategies to enter the Indian market. She divides her time between New Zealand and India. She gained a Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge, U.K. She has had significant teaching and lecturing experience in Singapore and India and delivers talks at seminars around India and the AP region.