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by Diana Gadong
Grace Blue Partnership has appointed Daisy Chen and Sonia Voirol will as Directors of the Shanghai and Singapore offices.
Grace Blue opened its doors ten years ago in London aiming at the headhunting business focusing on the media and communications space. They have since expanded to New York, Singapore, Mumbai, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Chen, who will be based in Shanghai, has over 10 years of consulting and executive search experience including two years at McKinsey as an Executive Recruiter, responsible for the firm’s senior lateral hires in Greater China, and prior to that at WPP China as Associate Talent Director, where she was responsible for executive recruitment and talent strategy for all WPP operating companies in Greater China.
“After all these years, I’m so excited to be working with Daisy again, as I know there is no one better in the China market who has both the depth of experience and the connectivity to ensure that the Grace Blue Partnership continues to deliver an unrivalled service there, solidifying us as the China experts,” said Jean-Michel Wu, Grace Blue Partnership Asia CEO
Voirol, who will be based in a regional head office in Singapore, has over a decade of experience as well most recently the last five at Ogilvy & Mather where she managed global clients like American Express.
“I am delighted to welcome Daisy and Sonia. This will strengthen our team and allow us to take advantage of the opportunity to grow Grace Blue further into the media and communications space with a particular focus on brands and management consultancies,” said Juliet Timms, Founder of Grace Blue Partnership.