Joanne Chen
China HR Head, Principal

Joanne is Head of HR in China, based in the Shanghai office.

Joanne has an excellent understanding of business operation requirements and its commercial objectives.  As HR business partner, Joanne works very closely with other departments to provide an information resource for both employees and senior management.  Areas include, employment law, working conditions, equal opportunities, recruitment, training and development, remuneration reviews, staff welfare and counselling. Joanne engages with company lawyers and labour agencies, as well as other directors and board members.

Joanne has 10+ years' experience in her HR role with responsibilities covering planning & budgeting, recruitment and selection management, compensation and benefit, people development, performance management, employee relationships.  Joanne has built a passionate and effective HR team in China which has created success for the business through positive human resource outcomes.

Professional Qualifications

  • Postgraduate, Organization and Human Resource Management, The University of Hong Kong BA, International Trade, Fudan University

Personal Interests

  • Travelling, cooking, reading