With over two decades working in career services and professional development, Robin appreciates the challenges inherent in becoming “career ready”. She has led and directed career service programs and departments for INSEAD, Hult International Business School and several other higher education institutions, helping students to build lifelong career management skills. Additionally Robin volunteers as a skills and leadership training workshop facilitator for community services and non-profits in and around New York City. With a keen interest in minority and social programs, Robin works with Jack & Jill of America and Tender Steps of New York supporting teens and young women in development of the skills, tools and knowledge necessary to succeed in a globalized world.
Prior to founding 10 Steps Ahead, Robin began her career as a consultant providing intercultural solutions and products for government, organizations and business executives in Tokyo, Japan. Robin also led the leadership development program for young managers at McCann-Ericson, Tokyo for three years, and then joined TMP Hudson Worldwide as Practice Director, Consumer and Healthcare. Robin also has experience setting up human resources operations and staffing functions for start-up businesses in Asia, the UK and US.
Robin holds a B.A. in Politics from Fordham University, New York and an MSc in International Business and Enterprise from the University of Glasgow, Scotland.
Dr. Farhoud Kafi
BOARD OF ADVISORS
- Michele Tucci, Asia Pacific Director of Business Development, Mint, Payments Ltd.
- Ian Macdermott, Learning & Development Consultant
- Lucy Quist, Managing Director, Bharti Airtel, Ltd.
- Seon King, CEO, Nyu-Media Ltd.
- Patrick Curren, CEO, Freedom’s Light
- Carl Sylvestre, CEO, Carl Sylvestre Consulting
- Michelle Eaton, Educational Management Consultant