Fonnie the Coach

"Creating sustainable personal and professional development experience brings us to learn, grow and transform continuously in an evolving mode."

Fonnie Wong, The Founder of Universe Professional Ltd.

An inquisitive Learner, Explorer and Giver with a natural ability to catalyze change.

Fonnie the Coach is an awarded Executive Coach & Trainer focusing on People Development, Integral Wellness & Organizational Effectiveness.

She founded Universe Professional Ltd. in 2009 and UP Coaching Space® in 2013, with the mandate of promoting heightened self-awareness via coaching applications to businesses, corporations and the communities. She coaches and co-creates with the clients to explore, reflect and enrich from the integration of Mind-Body-Emotion-Spirit to uncover their talents and open up new perspectives and opportunities. As a result, the clients know themselves better, become more aware and communicate congruently with people which lead to more collaborative relationships and results.

Her motto is that we are all intrinsically learning and growing through humanity, inner wisdom and love; while living our fullest potential with hope, meaning, purpose and joy.


Honours & Awards

  • HONG KONG Most Talented Coaching Leaders Award, presented by World HRD Congress, CHRO Asia and World Federation of Human Resources Professionals

  • Coaching Elite Leading Coach from Hong Kong Award, presented by CV Magazine AI Global Media

  • Honorary Training Advisor, Macau International Trainer Association

  • Business Intelligence Board Member & Judge of the Panel, Learning in Practice Awards, Chief Learning Officer Magazine

  • Positive Leader, Positive 100 Days Project in Hong Kong

Professional Coaching

  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC)™, The International Coaching Federation

  • Associate Certified Meta-Coach (ACMC)™, The International Society of Neuro-Semantics®

  • Assist Team Leader, Associated Certified Meta-Coach (ACMC)™, ISNS®

  • Group & Team Coach, The International Society of Neuro-Semantics®

  • Certified Transformative Coach, Transformative Coaching: A Revolutionary Approach to Enable Sustainable Change, Coach Masters Academy

Growth Mindset, Neuro-Semantics® & Neuro-Linguistic Programming

  • Certified Neuro-Semantic & NLP Trainer, The International Society of Neuro-Semantics®

  • Certified Trainer, Coaching Essential®, ISNS®

  • Certified Trainer; Coaching Genius®, ISNS®

  • Certified Trainer; Reframing Genius (Mindlines), ISNS®

  • Certified Trainer; Unleashing Leadership, ISNS®

  • Certified Master NLP Practitioner, ISNS®

  • Certified Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, The American Board of Neuro-Linguistic Programming

  • Licensed Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming™, The Society of Neuro-Linguistic Programming™

Leadership, Business Management & Work Psychology

  • Certified Entrepreneurship Teacher, Peter F. Drucker Academy & Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

  • Certified Trainer, The SLII® Experience™: A Situational Approach to Leadership, The Ken Blanchard Companies

  • Certified Facilitator, Managing Professional Growth (MPG®), BlessingWhite

  • Certified Facilitator, Helping Others Succeed (HOS®): A Manager's Guide to Coaching, BlessingWhite

  • Certificate of Completion, Shifting Gears Executive Leadership, Shifting Gears Leadership Learning for Life

  • Certificate of Completion, Effective Communications & Human Relations, Dale Carnegie Training®

  • Certificate of Completion, Mediation Practice, HKUSPACE

  • Certificate of Completion, Work Psychology, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK

Talent Management & Psychometric

  • Certified Trainer, Effective Interpersonal Skills through Enneagram

  • Certified Facilitator, Workplace Big-5 Profile™, Paradigm Personality Labs

  • Certified Trainer, Everything DiSC®

  • International Consultant, Everything DiSC®

  • Certified Behavioral Consultant-DISC, The Institute for Motivational Living, Inc.

  • Certified Personal Guide on MapsTell

Mental Health, Personal & Professional Growth

  • Certificate of Completion, Introduction to Counseling, HKUSPACE

  • Train the Trainer, Hong Kong Thanksgiving Movement

  • Certificate of Attendance, Focusing-Oriented Therapy for Clinical Mental Health Professionals, Department of Social Work & Social Administration, HKU

  • Certification of Completion, Family Therapy Training by Dr. Maria Gomori, HK Satir Centre for Human Development

  • Certification of Introduction and Applications of the Satir Mandala, HK Satir Centre for Human Development

  • Certificate of Attendance, Trauma Healing and Spirituality, Hong Kong Centre for Healing Trauma

  • Certificate of Attendance, Guided Relational Viewing: Art Exhibits, Art Workshops and Art Therapy for Social Change, Centre on Bahevioral Health, HKU

  • Certified OH Cards Facilitator by OH Founder Supervision, OH Institute Germany

  • Certificate of Completion, OH Cards Workshop by OH Founder, OH Publishing Germany

  • Certificate of Completion, Buddhist Studies Elementary Course, Tsz Shan Monastery Buddhist Counseling Professional Training Centre

  • Certified Practitioner, Angel Intuitive™ by Dr. Doreen Virtue


  • Certified Hypnotherapist, The American Board of Hypnotherapy

Holistic Emotional Intelligence

  • Certified Trainer, Psycho-educational Enriching Your Relationship with Self and Others Program , Virginia Satir Global Network

  • Certified EQ Practitioner, Six Seconds, The Emotional Intelligence Network

Integral Wellness & Mindfulness

  • Certified Facilitator, Wellness Recovery Action Plan® (WRAP®), The Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery

  • Certified Trainer, Guided Wellness Exercises via Meridian Channels

  • Certificate of Completion, Tai Chi BaDuanJin Training

  • Certificate of Completion, 8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program (MBSR)

  • Certificate of Completion, Heart Imagery® Master Series: Cleaning the Past and Self Renewal, The School of The Heart (TSOTH)

Professional Membership

  • Member, International Coach Federation

  • Certified Transformative Coach, Coach Masters Academy

  • Member, International Meta-Coach Foundation®

  • Member, International Society of Neuro-Semantics®

  • Member, Virginia Satir Global Network

  • Member, Hong Kong Satir Center for Human Development

  • Stage One, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre

  • Professional Trainer, Hong Kong Institute of Volunteers