Christine Ho Kelleher is a seasoned marketer in the international market place; global private banker; strong analytical thinker; a positive team builder and a leader. She also believes in giving back – she has established two 501c nonprofit organizations from ground up helping many in need.
Christine Ho Kelleher spent 30 years in global finance as an advisor, strategist, private banker, and marketer covering global market place. She has worked with multinational organizations dealing at the highest level (CEO, CIO, Chief Strategist) advising these corporations with Market strategy and intelligence at the G7 Group, Observatory Group and Oxford Analytica. As a seasoned marketer, she worked closely with global policy makers, experts and created a powerful network of global experts including the Central Bankers of G11 countries as well as working with numerous international organizations as the World Economic Forum, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Asia Society.
Ms. Kelleher spent 10 years in global investment banking and held positions with Global Finance companies as the Crosby International; Drexel Burnham Lambert; and Swiss Bank Corporation as a private banker; and institutional sales in Capital Markets.
She received a distinction on her thesis for M.Sc. degree in Economics/International Development at St. Edmund Hall, Oxford University and received with a B.S. degree in Economics/International Relations from University of Vermont. Ms. Kelleher was also educated at Yonsei University; Christie’s Arts program Certificate in London; and London School of Economics on International Law.
Currently, among others philanthropic activities, Ms. Kelleher assists with a Welfare Organization in Mokpo, Korea; CASA – helping the foster kids; and Global Glow – helping girls of less advantaged background rise to their potential. She served as the Executive Director of the American Friends of the Cambodia Trust, a group devoted to lending humanitarian assistance and rehabilitation of landmine and other victims of war in Cambodia. She serves on the board of the International Sejong Soloists, a musical group based in New York. Ms. Kelleher also acts as an overseas representative and a development officer for St. Edmund Hall, Oxford University.
Born in Seoul, Korea, Ms. Kelleher is fluent in Korean. She enjoys tennis, skiing – was on the Women’s Ski Team at Oxford University. She is a certified yoga instructor.
Christine Ho Kelleher
239 Emerald Bay
Laguna Beach CA 92651