Lecturer, Summer 2014
Doy Charnsupharindr is an executive coach and an instructor of MBA-level courses focusing on developing leadership, communications, and coaching skills. He has taught at the Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley, the Center for Executive Education at UC Berkeley, and the Berlin School for Creative Leadership in Germany.He is also a principle and an instructor at the Berkeley Executive Coaching Institute. Doy has conducted many workshops in the USA, Asia, and the Middle East for leading high technology, consulting, and financial services firms, as well as non-profit and government al organizations. When coaching and training professionals, he draws upon his own experiences as a business strategist, a product manager, and a director in operations overseeing global teams in the financial services and high-tech industry.
Doy has a BA in Economics from Stanford University and an MBA from UC Berkeley’s Haas Business School. While at Stanford, he directed Stanford’s Mixed Company a cappella group, produced an album, and won the 2001 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award (CARA) for one of his many a cappella arrangements. His love for the performing arts extended to other stages as an actor—from Shakespeare to Broadway musicals—and a dancer with Bay Area’s dance companies. Today, Doy utilizes his extensive experiences in the performing arts to develop communicating skills and leadership presence for others.
Growing up in a multicultural and multilingual household, Doy has a deep appreciation for diversity and different perspectives. He spent half of his life in Southeast Asia and the other in America and has met many inspirational leaders and powerful communicators—each with their own qualities and approach. Doy’s goal as a coach and instructor is to be the catalyst for others to discover their full potential as an authentic leader and inspirational communicator.