A culturally-relevant approach to unlocking the potential of our international and Chinese clients.

An international partner with a true bi-lateral capability.

Your trusted partner in the heart of Asia

Patrick Behar-Courtois 博阅明 - Founder

An entrepreneur, scholar, organizational development expert and Executive Coach, Patrick brings forward over 20 years of international performance improvement and change implementation experience. He has designed 360 feedback systems, a large variety of assessment solutions, Experiential-learning focused Managerial & Leadership Skills Development, as well as Cross-cultural Integration programs for green-field SMEs, Leading Multinationals, Government Bodies, and the United Nations System.

Often regarded as one of the up-and-coming Competency-based Management Expert to operate from Asia, he is regularly called in to formulate complete talent management strategies from designing Behavioral and Competency-based interviewing initiatives to defining competency models, establishing performance management systems and designing assessments solutions. As an experienced psychometrician, he is commonly working with several market leading solutions (MBTI, DiSC, Hogan, HBDI, DDI, PRISM, Lominger, Chally, Hay, Prism…). Patrick is also a Chally Certified Master Coach and Talent Analyst.

Since the inception of MingBai Consulting, his experience has been heavily project driven and has involved the following Global, Regional and Local Initiatives:
- Leadership & Talent Development programs and Executive coaching for leading international organizations
- Cross-cultural Communication programs design & facilitations for the United Nations system and Local Government bodies
- Online 360 competency-based assessments solutions design, as well as various online psychometrics-based instruments
- Talent Audits, structured interviewing to support to the Selection and Development functions for several market leading clients
- Competency-based HRM training for HR Directors

In parallel to being a Doctoral Researcher with the ICN Business School, one of Europe's leading research institution in the field of management, Patrick is also an Associate Professor of Management for Bryant University (seconded in Zhuhai), one of the leading US business school.

Patrick is fluent in French and English, with a good command of Chinese. He has worked in France, North & South America, Great Britain, Spain, and most countries in Asia

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years in business

Since our inception in 2004, we have worked hard to establish ourselves as a credible and reputable partner to multinational, small & medium sized and public sector clients.

strategic partners

Allowing us to truly provide turn-key solutions to our clients. Our partners range from security experts, to psychometrics specialists, consultants, and training professionals.

satisfied clients

Our experience spans start-ups and green-field businesses, multinational clients, the public sector, armed forces, as well as international institutions, such as the United Nations.