Elisa Skilton was born in Hunan, China but spent most of her life in NYC where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Stern, NYU and went on to obtain her MBA in Finance and Management from NYU as well in 2003. She worked mostly in Taxation and Corporate Finance in Deloitte & Touche LLP and various international banks before leaving corporate to dabble in entrepreneurship. She has opened up a restaurant and established her own yoga/pilates studio in NYC before coming to Hong Kong in 2011.
Elisa is an award-winning financial planner at FT Life and is concurrently working on FAB Pros mobile app as well. She is a mother of 4 children (18 years, 13 years, 16 months and a newborn due in Aug).