Jean-Louis Milhes

Managing Director, Executive Coach & Facilitator, Hong Kong

About Jean-Louis

A French national, Jean-Louis has worked and lived across five continents, and he brings a very rich industry experience and strong corporate background in senior leadership positions. After a long and successful career as a specialist in Sales, Marketing, and Business Development, Jean-Louis decided to share his experience and become a business coach.

For over 35 years, Jean-Louis has created value for corporations and medium size companies by launching and developing new ventures, accompanying change processes, enhancing leadership effectiveness, and successfully coaching and managing high performing teams. With a wealth of experience in multicultural leadership, product development and strong expertise in managing complex projects, Jean-Louis provides a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by individuals and organizations.

Jean-Louis has a passion for developing leaders, empowering talents and driving performance through personal development. He creates the conditions to achieve both personal and organizational change, leverage potential and exceed the individual's own expectations.


  • Masters Degree in Sales and Marketing,  Conservatoire National des Arts & Métiers, France

  • Registered Corporate Coach, Worldwide Association of Business Coaches™ (WABC™)

  • Certified Corporate Coach, Progress-U

  • Harrison Assessment  Accreditation, Progress-U

  • Executing Strategy, IMD (International Institute for Management Development) - Business Programs

Expertise / Services Provided

  • Executive Coaching

  • Design and Delivery of Leadership Development Programs

  • High Impact Leadership Team and Group coaching

  • Strategic & Marketing Business Changes

Assessments / Tools

  • Harrison Assessments
  • TrueProgress 360 Degree Assessment
  • Progress-U PTC Team Coaching Assessment

Services offered in:  English, French and Spanish
Intermediate German

Corporate Experience

  • 30 + years’ experience in Corporate functions in Sales and Marketing

  • Chief Marketing Officer at Hyva BV - 600 M USD business in Capital Equipment for the Truck Industry.

  • Created and led the Energy Division ( 400 People, 200 MCHF sales) of Hilti AG . Serving the O&G and Power segment.

  • Led the development of the Marketing Function in Latin America for HLA ( Hilti Latin America)

International Exposure

  • Born in Africa (Senegal)

  • Raised in Peru and La Reunion. Multicultural French national.

  • Lived in Peru, La Reunion (Fr), France , USA, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Hong Kong.

  • Worked with clients all over the world and from all cultures, from Western and Eastern Europe, USA, Canada, Latin America, Middle East, APAC and India.