Rhea Yaw Ching - Executive Director, Covela

Rhea Yaw Ching

President and Executive Director, Covela

Rhea is the Founder and Executive Director of Covela Foundation, a non- profit that promotes economic growth, social inclusiveness and civic participation in the Caribbean; and Managing Director and Principal Consultant at Covela Consulting, a strategy and innovation consulting firm that facilitates collaborative solutions that help organizations create a pathway for innovation.

Rhea is an experienced executive with over two decades in senior roles for multinational corporations in the Caribbean and Latin America in sectors including telecommunications, manufacturing, distribution and service. She serves in strategic advisory roles to governments, international development organizations, private sector companies and multi-stakeholder agencies with an emphasis on:
1. Value Creation and Growth Maximization
2. Strategy Development and Execution
3. Business Transformation with an emphasis on Digital
4. Policy and Regulation Harmonization

She holds a Bsc Management Studies from the University of the West Indies, an MBA from Warwick Business School and Executive Certification in Social Entrepreneurship from Stanford University.