Executive Coach and Career Advisor
Ms. Bua is an executive coach and career advisor with 15+ years of experience coaching students, alumni and executives at Harvard Business School. She has a diverse business background, having worked across multiple industries and functions, including middle market investment banking, the public sector, health care consulting, venture capital and new business creation. She has been coaching individuals and facilitating groups of students and executives at HBS since 2002 on issues associated with leadership and career development. Her program experience includes coaching engagements with Harvard’s Program for Leadership Development, Leading Change through Organizational Renewal, 2+2, and New Path programs, as well as various custom programs.
Ms. Bua is also a coach with Synthesis, a leadership assessment and agile people development firm serving select PE and VC firms, CEOs and Board Directors, and company executives. Synthesis’ methodology is derived from the unique experiences of elite military unit leaders, Harvard Business School coaching experts, and executive search industry pioneers.
Ms. Bua holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Brown University. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), elected member of Wellesley Massachusetts’ Town Meeting, advisor to Wellesley Green Schools Council and member of the executive committee of The Rivers School Conservatory in Weston