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Managing Director, Chief of Staff
Isabel Wendleken is Managing Director and Chief of Staff to the Global CEO. Isabel works alongside CEO John Brisco and the Coherent Executive Team to develop corporate strategy, manage investor relations and strategic initiatives, launch and scale new cross-functional programs, as well as develop thought leadership.
Isabel joined Coherent in February 2020 to lead Customer Success, where she first established the team that delivered Coherent enterprise product offerings across the globe. Prior to Coherent, Isabel started her career in Wall Street and held senior management positions at Deloitte Consulting in New York, PwC across APAC, and Capco Digital in Hong Kong advising Fortune 500 global banking, insurance, and media clients on strategic growth and operational improvement initiatives. She is an avid writer of business and leadership articles, with some of her pieces featured in the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal. Isabel received her MBA with honors in Finance and Marketing from Fordham Gabelli School of Business, in the US and a BA of Communications from Ateneo de Manila University, in the Philippines.