Carol Yang

Carol Yang

Location: Eltham, Australia


With multiple certifications and extensive corporate leadership experience, Carol helps leaders evolve their leadership of self and others through greater consciousness of their mindset and behaviours, to elevate their effectiveness and business performance. She is dedicated to helping leaders step fully into their potential, enabling them to enjoy professional success while flourishing personally.

Formerly a senior executive with 23 years of experience across the United States, Japan, Singapore, and Australia; Carol has a seasoned perspective and deep insights into the intricacies and demands of senior roles within complex multinational organizations.

Throughout her career, Carol held pivotal leadership positions at Fortune 500 companies such as Procter & Gamble and The Timberland Company leading diverse teams across geographical and cultural boundaries to craft and execute strategic business initiatives. Notably, as Vice President of Global Marketing at The Timberland Company, Carol orchestrated a comprehensive global brand strategy overhaul that effectively reversed declining revenues.

Carol's professional background equips her with valuable insights that she seamlessly integrates into her coaching practice. She adopts a strategic and pragmatic approach, bringing a diverse toolbox that enables clients to swiftly pinpoint and address critical issues early in the process, often recalibrating self-talk along the way.

Carol is consistently commended for her ability to help clients quickly identify patterns, generating fresh perspectives that lead to new thinking and behaviours. Her clients deeply appreciate her genuine warmth, relatability, and directness.

Niche Areas of Expertise

  • Career Development
  • Executive Presence
  • Leaders in Transition
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Women & Leadership
  • C-Suite

Industry Experience

  • Consumer Packaged Goods
  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Government
  • High Tech
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Metals & Mining
  • Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products
  • Professional Services


  • English


  • National University of Singapore - BA, Business Administration (Honors)


  • Hogan
  • Leadership Circle Profile
  • AIIR Team Effectiveness Survey
  • AIIR Dynamics 360
  • AIIR LD12
  • AIIR LD12 360

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