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Amy Lui Abel, Ph.D.


Amy Lui Abel is Vice President, Executive Programs, US Councils at The Conference Board where she oversees a revenue driven portfolio of peer executive groups focused on topics in Human Capital, Diversity and Inclusion, Strategic HR, Consumer Behavior, Global Economics, Finance, Innovation, Strategy, Digital Transformation, Corporate Governance, Social Responsibility and Sustainability. She is responsible for member engagement and retention, overall operations and financial health of a high growth, fast changing business. She has led the Human Capital Research Teams focusing on developing insights and leading-edge ideas in human capital analytics, leadership development, strategic workforce planning, talent management, executive coaching, human resources, and employee engagement.

Amy was previously a Director of Leadership Development with Morgan Stanley supporting high potential senior leaders globally. She has also held roles at Accenture, Adobe Systems, JPMorganChase, and led a private consulting organization performance practice. Amy was recently published in The Center for Creative Leadership Handbook of Coaching in Organizations by Jossey Bass, People + Strategy Journal, The SAGE Handbook of Learning and Work, Human Resources Development Quarterly Journal, and ATD’s TD (Training and Development) Magazine.  
She is frequently featured in the media, such as, CBS News,,,, Business News Daily, Business Chief Asia, CNBC, and CIO Review.  She is also a frequent speaker at professional conferences and business briefings with Fortune 500 organizations.

She holds several degrees, including a PhD, from New York University in information technology, business education, and organizational learning and performance.  She was recognized as ”Outstanding Alumni of the Year” by New York University Business Education Program and for “Extraordinary Service and Leadership Award” by New York University.