Miao Cao is an executive and leadership coach, and a management consultant, based in New York. Miao Cao has 20+ years of international business and multi-cultural corporate experience across strategy consulting, investment banking, venture capital/private equity and executive search, Miao has worked with leaders from Fortune 500 companies, startups and VC/PE backed portfolios, to NGOs in the US, Europe, and Asia. She is respected as a trusted advisor, combining a consulting toolkit, subject matter and industry expertise, a keen understanding of leadership, and her supportive presence to a result-oriented approach. Miao most recently worked with McKinsey, where she led Financial Services activities for McKinsey Talent Network in North America, coaching senior leaders in career transition and advising on talent recruitment and management. Prior to that, she was a partner at Korn Ferry, where she successfully brought senior executives into the client organizations, such as CEOs, Country Heads, Regional leaders, in US Europe and China. Prior to Korn Ferry, she ran her own strategy consulting business. In Miao’s early career, she worked at Citi and JPMorgan Chase in the US, at McKinsey in the US and in China, after starting in CVIC, the earliest Chinese VC firm.