Meet the Team

Our people are driven by global experiences and robust relationships.

Global Management
Ben Davies

CEO

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Global Management

Ben Davies

CEO

Ben Davies is the CEO at ChapmanCG and is responsible for the continued expansion of the business globally.

He has played a pivotal role in driving ChapmanCG’s rapid growth across the Americas, EMEA and the Asia Pacific. Ben’s previous experience included leading senior executive search assignments for top multinationals in EMEA, North America and the Asia Pacific for ChapmanCG and prior to that, for the London office of Korn/Ferry International. His global mandate includes enhancing ChapmanCG’s ties with global client headquarters in EMEA and North America.

Ben is passionate about best practice executive search and recruitment methodologies and processes. As a result, he has a heavy focus on driving innovation internally at ChapmanCG. He also advises key clients as they build their businesses internationally, and in particular across rapid-growth and emerging markets.

Ben studied Sports Science at the University of Wales, Cardiff. He has successfully completed ultra-marathons in Mongolia and Ecuador.

EA Registration Number: R1111557 Licence Number: 08S3543
Stefanie Cross-Wilson
Stefanie Cross-Wilson

President and COO

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Stefanie Cross-Wilson
Global Management

Stefanie Cross-Wilson

President and COO

Stefanie Cross-Wilson is President and COO at ChapmanCG, based in Los Angeles. Along with Ben Davies, Stefanie is responsible for the day-to-day running of ChapmanCG. She also leads complex HR searches globally for ChapmanCG’s top clients.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Stefanie was President, Recruitment & Talent Management for North America at Hudson (NASDAQ: HSON). Prior to that she lived and worked in Asia for over 20 years, most recently as Hudson’s Asia CEO.

Stefanie has worked extensively with leading multinational employers across a broad range of geographies and industries. Working closely with HR and business leadership teams, she advises on the development and implementation of best practice HR and Talent strategies.

Stefanie is originally from Chicago and a graduate of Sydney University in Australia. She is an international speaker and subject matter expert on global Human Resources and Talent Acquisition trends, and working cross-culturally.

Albert Kwong
Albert Kwong

Chief Financial Officer

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Albert Kwong
Global Management

Albert Kwong

Chief Financial Officer

Albert holds the position of Group Chief Financial Officer based in Hong Kong, where he works across The Chapman Consulting Group, BeathChapman and RMI (our sister companies). His role is to oversee all financial aspects of the Group, alongside legal and compliance.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Albert spent more than 10 years as the regional CFO in Asia for a listed US recruitment firm. During this time, he helped to establish a number of offices for the company in key regional markets including Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Taipei and Tokyo. Albert has over 18 years’ experience in the recruitment industry and has also led acquisition projects in China and Dubai.

Albert is a Certified General Accountant of Canada. He began his accounting career in Toronto, Canada and moved back to Hong Kong in 1991. Before he made the transition into recruitment, Albert worked in the hospitality and freight forwarding industries. Outside of work Albert enjoys playing tennis, watching movies and good food.

Steve Brown
Steve Brown

Managing Director - APAC & EMEA

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Steve Brown
Global Management

Steve Brown

Managing Director - APAC & EMEA

Steve has enjoyed an exciting and meaningful career journey of over two decades in the executive search and talent industry, having lived and worked in the UK, Australia, Singapore, Chinese mainland, and Hong Kong. He brings a successful track record delivering multiple high-profile HR searches at C-level (group and global) and regional, across various industry sectors. Steve is genuinely passionate about fostering life-long relationships with CHROs, HR Leaders, and CEOs, to promote building diverse teams and inclusive workplaces, ultimately driving creativity and exceptional performance.

Responsible for leading our world-class consulting team across APAC and EMEA, Steve’s purpose is to help companies grow, transform, and excel – by identifying and placing the best CHROs and HR leadership teams who will disrupt, elevate, and realise the people agenda. One of his key drivers internally, is ensuring synergies across the two regions through collaboration and clarity, providing an exceptional service to our HR and business community.

Steve is a member of the Executive Committee at ChapmanCG.

EA Registration Number: R1216206 Licence Number: 08S3543 (SG) EA License 69316 (HK)
Executive Advisory
Matthew Chapman
Matthew Chapman

Founder

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Matthew Chapman
Global Management

Matthew Chapman

Founder

Matthew (Matt) Chapman is the Founder of ChapmanCG.

He has also created the Thrive HR Exchange, a global community platform for people leaders and HR professionals to find and exchange inspiration, ideas and insights. Discover some of his interviews with HR leaders here.

Matt has a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Business Law from the University of New South Wales, Australia. He is a Singapore Citizen and divides his time between Asia Pacific, the Americas and EMEA.

Matt is a wellness, self-improvement and fitness addict. He has completed six desert, 250km ultra-marathons in Chile, China, Egypt, Antarctica, Namibia and Madagascar.

EA Registration Number: R1111550 Licence Number: 08S3543
Odilia Poon
Odilia Poon

Executive Advisor

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Odilia Poon
Executive Advisor

Odilia Poon

Executive Advisor

Odilia is an Executive Advisor with ChapmanCG based in Hong Kong. She supports the Asia Pacific team to build relationships with CHROs and global HR leaders across the Asia Pacific, with a particular focus on Greater China, including Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Odilia lived and worked in China for 13 years before her relocation back to Hong Kong in 2013. Whilst in China, she established operations for two international recruitment companies, growing both businesses to a sizeable scale.

With a background in marketing, operations and management consulting, Odilia has held prominent regional management positions with several leading international organisations, including Carlsberg, Pepsi-Cola and Rothmans International. She has extensive experience managing large global teams, with a focus on delivering Human Resources and recruitment solutions.

Having earned a Master of Science in Marketing Management from the University of Salford in the UK, Odilia also obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of East Asia, Macau. She speaks fluent English, Mandarin and Cantonese and has lived and worked across the Greater China markets of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Licence Number: EA License 69316 (HK)
Frieder Rummel
Frieder Rummel

Executive Advisor

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Frieder Rummel
Executive Advisor

Frieder Rummel

Executive Advisor

Frieder Rummel is an Executive Advisor for EMEA with ChapmanCG based in Vienna, Austria. He supports the EMEA team to build relationships with CHROs and global HR leaders in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with a primary focus on Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Frieder also works as a leadership consultant and coach, and he leads assessment and talent projects for ChapmanCG. His experience involves decades of intense corporate work, including 18 years with Procter & Gamble, 12 years with Allianz and three years with Hershey’s.

Frieder has worked in Germany and Austria and, most recently, spent eight years in Asia. The focus of his work has been on Human Resources, but he has also spent time as a Managing Director and Head of IT, as well as acting as a company spokesperson. His last corporate role before joining ChapmanCG was as Senior Director, Human Resources, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa for the Hershey Company.

Frieder is originally from Germany and holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics from Philipps University Marburg and a Doctorate in Mathematics from Technical University Darmstadt. He speaks both German and English fluently. In his spare time, Frieder enjoys nature and culture and has completed more than a dozen full marathons, with half a dozen in tropical climates.

Consulting Team
Paul Jury
Paul Jury

Managing Director

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Paul Jury
Consulting Team

Paul Jury

Managing Director

Paul holds the position of Managing Director with ChapmanCG and is a member of the organisation’s senior management team (Global). He holds responsibility for people and performance across the Australia and New Zealand region, and he works with a dynamic team across SE Asia. Paul takes a particularly hands-on approach to building ChapmanCG’s business and brand in Singapore, Jakarta and Manila. In the past he has managed teams and continues to deliver regional searches across APAC.

Before joining the ChapmanCG team, Paul spent eight years at Talent2 International as Managing Director of the recruitment business across Australasia, where he also served as a member of the Global Recruitment team. Prior to this he held various senior management roles with TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ Listed) and Morgan & Banks (ASX Listed) across Australia and New Zealand.

Originally from Melbourne, Paul has worked with the Essendon Football Club, Arthur Andersen & Co and Pacific Access. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Monash University and has participated in professional development at the Macquarie Graduate School of Management.

These days Paul’s personal interests revolve around his teenage family and trying to stay balanced. He is an avid lover of sport and has a passion for football, cricket and golf.

Rene Rosso
René Rosso

Managing Director

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Rene Rosso
Consulting Team

René Rosso

Managing Director

René Rosso is a Managing Director at ChapmanCG based in Germany, leading the ChapmanCG consulting team and offering in the region. His focus is on senior and executive search mandates while partnering with local and global clients across DACH, EMEA and globally.

René has more than 15 years experience and knowledge in the recruitment industry, having spent the last 10 years focusing on HR positions across sectors. Prior to joining ChapmanCG René helped set up and launch three recruitment agencies in Germany, including Robert Walters and Frazer Jones where he also led the German business as Managing Director and Partner.

RenĂ© studied political sciences, Anglo-American history and English and holds a diploma in Information Economics from the University of Applied Sciences in Cologne. Before moving into the recruitment business in 2006, RenĂ© worked in the media sector as an information specialist, including RTL, one of Europe’s biggest broadcasting companies.

René, who supports Borussia Mönchengladbach, enjoys quality time with family and friends, going to concerts and loves being outside going on hikes or competing in his local triathlon club.

Katherine Qu
Katherine Qu

Managing Director

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Katherine Qu
Consulting Team

Katherine Qu

Managing Director

Katherine Qu is a Managing Director based in Singapore. Since joining ChapmanCG in 2014, she has worked with the team across APAC and around the world to identify the top HR talent across Greater China, Singapore, SEA and APAC.

Before joining us, Katherine ran her own executive search business in Beijing focusing on senior executive roles for leading Chinese companies in the consumer, healthcare and real estate industries. She has also held positions with Hudson and Charterhouse Partnership leading the Healthcare practice and HR function respectively. Katherine’s corporate experience has spanned many different sectors with global leaders such as PepsiCo, Pfizer and Lenovo.

Born in China and educated in both China and the United States, Katherine achieved her Master of Business Administration from the University of Maryland. She has worked in China, Singapore and the United States and speaks both Mandarin and English fluently.

EA Registration Number: R1220091 Licence Number: 08S3543
Finian Toh

Managing Director

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Consulting Team

Finian Toh

Managing Director

Finian Toh is a Managing Director with ChapmanCG based in Singapore. His focus is on senior-level appointments across the full spectrum of HR functions in local and global multinational organisations.

He is a knowledgeable subject matter expert in HR who has a successful track record of leading senior HR searches and provides deep insights into HR market trends, talent landscape and astute career planning advice for HR professionals. Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Finian led the Human Resources Practice of a leading regional search firm in Singapore where he was instrumental in building the business as well as successfully delivering senior HR mandates across various industry sectors in Asia Pacific.

Finian graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Commerce from The Australian National University and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Governance from The Governance Institute of Australia. He is qualified as both a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Secretary. He speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese fluently.

EA Registration Number: R1104310 Licence Number: 08S3543
Kirsty Jucker
Kirsty Jucker

Managing Director

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Kirsty Jucker
Consulting Team

Kirsty Jucker

Managing Director

Kirsty is a Managing Director with ChapmanCG and is based in Switzerland. She works with the team in identifying high-calibre HR talent in Europe and the Middle East, and also assists the company’s global leadership with internal projects.

Kirsty is originally from South Africa and has worked in the UK, Singapore and Australia. Before joining ChapmanCG, Kirsty worked in a consulting and senior project manager capacity in the communications, financial services and professional services industries in Australia, Asia and Europe. During her time at Verizon Communications, SAI Global, Salmat and Babcock and Brown, she worked closely with business leadership teams on the development and implementation of key projects to support business strategies.

Kirsty has a Bachelor of Commerce in Business Management and Industrial Psychology from the University of South Africa, and a Master of Business Administration from Macquarie Graduate School of Management in Australia.

Outside of work, Kirsty is passionate about travelling, spending time with her two young children and keeping fit with running, spinning and yoga.

Vargin Yeke

Managing Director

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Vargin Yeke

Managing Director

Vargin Yeke is a Managing Director with ChapmanCG based in Singapore. He works to identify first-class HR talent across the ASEAN region and internationally with a key focus on senior HR appointments in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam across all sectors.

Vargin began his executive search career in 2007 in the UK, where he successfully led teams across various industry sectors, eventually specialising in Human Resources. Originally from Istanbul, he has lived and worked in Turkey, the UK, Thailand and Singapore.

An international-level water polo player and coach, Vargin has represented his club and country in multiple competitions in Europe for over 10 years. He is now a keen triathlete and a qualified triathlon coach with multiple podium finishes across APAC. Vargin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Translation & Interpretation from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey.

EA Registration Number: R1652680 Licence Number: 08S3543
Graham Tollit
Graham Tollit

Senior Director

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Graham Tollit
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Graham Tollit

Senior Director

Graham is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG based in the United Kingdom. He is passionate about building long-term partnerships and his current focus is on European and global search mandates, working with the team to identify high-calibre HR talent across EMEA and internationally.

With over 20 years in executive search, Graham has a successful track record delivering across multiple industry sectors and specialist functions with many of the top global multinationals. He has a deep interest and knowledge of the HR profession, future of work, and is a big advocate of the importance of mental health and wellness in the workplace. Before a return to the UK in 2017, Graham spent seven years based in Singapore.

Graham’s personal interests revolve around his family, and you could find him either on the golf course or exploring a new city or coastline somewhere.

Abby Walters
Abby Walters

Senior Director

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Abby Walters
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Abby Walters

Senior Director

Abby is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG’s EMEA practice. She leads complex searches across the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle East, and works closely with the global team to identify senior HR leadership talent across the region.

Abby has enjoyed over 20 years working in the executive search industry, based in both London and Dubai. Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Abby worked with a major international search firm and a boutique legal search business, leading teams and advising clients on senior level executive assignments across Europe and the MEA region. She has an excellent reputation for her consultative approach.

Outside of work, Abby can be found buried in cookery books, preparing for half marathons and looking after her two young and very active daughters. She is an avid skier and is always looking for new travel opportunities. Abby holds a Bachelors Degree in Modern Languages (German and Italian) from University of Exeter.

Tim Rayner
Tim Rayner

Senior Director

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Tim Rayner
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Tim Rayner

Senior Director

Tim is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG, based in Spain. He conducts local, regional, and global HR searches for ChapmanCG’s European client base. Tim is originally from the UK and his roles have spanned the UK, continental and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Australia.

Throughout his 20-year executive search career, Tim has been deeply involved in recruitment, talent management and consulting within HR. His extensive broad business exposure has helped him build a strong knowledge base across a variety of professional disciplines and sectors on a local, regional, and global basis. Prior to joining ChapmanCG, he was General Manager for Hudson in Australia.

Tim has a BA (Hons) in Business and Tourism Management from the De Montfort University in the United Kingdom and is currently learning Spanish. He also has significant experience as a lifeguard for Surf Life Saving Australia.

Anna Taylor
Anna Taylor

Senior Director

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Anna Taylor
Consulting Team

Anna Taylor

Senior Director

Anna is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG, responsible for senior HR searches in the United States. She has been with ChapmanCG since 2015 in various roles around the world.

Originally from New Zealand, Anna has over 15 years of US and international search experience. In her current position, she leads regional and global HR searches across a variety of industries and HR specializations. She is most often called upon to lead heavily nuanced VP, SVP, EVP, and CHRO searches which require a creative approach and hard-to-find HR skillsets. A super-user of ChapmanCG’s technologies, processes and methodologies, Anna acts as a mentor to the global consulting team on best search practices.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Anna worked for a boutique technology search firm specialized in assisting both public and private organizations scale and build an international footprint throughout Europe and the Middle East.

Anna has an MSc in Psychology from Canterbury University. She enjoys travel, yoga, and the odd half marathon in her spare time—although she can be easily convinced to postpone a training session for good wine with friends instead.

Fiona Jury
Fiona Jury

Senior Director, Global Research and Market Intelligence

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Fiona Jury
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Fiona Jury

Senior Director, Global Research and Market Intelligence

Fiona Jury is the Senior Director, Global Research and Market Intelligence at ChapmanCG. She is passionate about excellence in search delivery and leads ChapmanCG’s global research and market intelligence team in identifying top-quality HR talent.

Fiona’s executive search and recruitment career spans over 20 years, working across multiple markets including Asia Pacific, the United States, the Middle East and Australia/New Zealand. A search consultant at heart, Fiona understands the unique needs of clients. During her time with ChapmanCG, Fiona has delivered on CHRO, Global HR Director, Regional HR Director, Global Talent Head, Global Head of Reward and many other high impact searches.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Fiona held a variety of leadership and senior consulting roles at Talent2 and at Morgan & Banks/TMP. She possesses broad industry experience across pharmaceuticals, FMCG, financial services, media, professional services and IT & Telecommunications.

Fiona originally qualified as a Chartered Accountant and spent her early career with Coopers & Lybrand. She holds a Bachelor of Economics (Accounting) from Monash University in Melbourne. Outside of work, Fiona enjoys spending time with family and her three children. She enjoys all sports and is fascinated by human ingenuity and positive psychology.

Nicola Hasling
Nicola Hasling

Senior Director

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Nicola Hasling
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Nicola Hasling

Senior Director

Nicola Hasling is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG and is based in Northern Virginia, in the United States. She is responsible for senior level HR searches across all disciplines of HR in the energy, industrial, pharmaceutical, financial and professional services, and consumer goods sectors for major blue chip and private equity backed organizations.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Nicola was with Heidrick & Struggles International where she was a core member of the firm’s CHRO, CEO and Board of Directors, Private Equity, and Energy and Natural Resources practices. Originally from the United Kingdom, Nicola has over 20 years of experience in executive search, primarily in the US and has also conducted international searches in Europe and Asia. In her earlier career, Nicola worked in human resources management roles, corporate sales and for the diplomatic service in London and Prague.

She holds an MBA from Henley Management College, England. After spending time in Houston, Texas, she is now located close to Washington, D.C., which allows her the opportunity to spend time with her horse and compete in eventing and continue to try to improve her tennis skills.

Kalkin Cao
Kalkin Cao

Senior Director

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Kalkin Cao
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Kalkin Cao

Senior Director

Kalkin is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG based in Shanghai and responsible for leading ChapmanCG’s domestic business in mainland China. He partners with CHROs and CEOs from Multinationals, startups, and Chinese Enterprises to recruit exceptional HR leaders and high-potential talent across every industry sector.

With over a decade of expertise in HR search and consulting, Kalkin brings in-depth market insights and observations during the rapid evolution of the Human Resources profession in China.

Kalkin is passionate about helping both HR leaders and emerging HR talent to unlock their true potential and fulfil their career ambitions by opening career opportunities aligned to their values.

Born and raised in Shanghai, Kalkin is a citizen of the world and enjoys travelling, as well as spending quality time with his family and friends.

Ringo Lau
Ringo Lau

Senior Director

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Ringo Lau
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Ringo Lau

Senior Director

Ringo is a Senior Director with ChapmanCG based in Hong Kong. His role involves in-depth research and analysis to seek out high-calibre HR talent across the Asia Pacific region, with a particular focus on Hong Kong and North Asia. He also assists the group in the design and delivery of strategic internal projects involving process and operation development.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Ringo did several internships as a business analyst and photographer. He holds a Master’s Degree in Management and Organisational Analysis from the Warwick Business School, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing.

Outside of work, Ringo enjoys travelling, outdoor activities and photography. Prior to his move to study abroad, he was one of Hong Kong’s top competitors in athletics.

Licence Number: EA License 69316 (HK)
Simon Elsom
Simon Elsom

Senior Director

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Simon Elsom
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Simon Elsom

Senior Director

Originally from the UK, Simon has lived in Japan for the past 25 years, having worked his entire career as both an HR practitioner and recruitment search leader. Prior to ChapmanCG, he worked for two leading recruitment firms specialising in searches across the full range of HR disciplines in mid-to-senior management level roles. He has also built leading recruitment teams having been responsible for the direct leadership, training and development of up to 40 recruitment consultants and led international business development activities. Based in Tokyo, Simon leads our ChapmanCG team in Japan.

Simon is passionate about HR and best practice selection processes and helps to match top HR practitioners with leading global organisations for the Japan and APAC markets. He has a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management & Development from The University of Manchester, and is a member of both the CIPD and SHRM. He actively participates in HR industry and networking events in Japan and has a strong network and followership within the Japan HR and business community. He has particular expertise in advising global organisations on effective recruitment strategies to help them navigate the challenges of recruiting in Japan and has assisted numerous organisations successfully enter the local market.

In 2021 Simon received the Outstanding HR & Recruitment Professional of the Year Award at the Recruit International / TALiNT International Annual Recruitment Awards.

Living with his wife and two children, in his free time Simon is a keen cyclist, enjoys running and supporting various good causes and charitable events amongst the international community in Tokyo.

Kate Vuleta
Kate Vuleta

Senior Director

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Kate Vuleta
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Kate Vuleta

Senior Director

As a Senior Director with ChapmanCG, Kate is responsible for HR Search in Australia. With over a decade of excellence in HR recruitment, Kate has a well established executive network across the region, and was recently awarded the prestigious “Recruitment Consultant of the Year” at the SARA (SEEK) 2021 Annual Recruitment awards.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Kate worked as an Executive HR recruitment specialist, covering the full range of HR disciplines in Australia and APAC, from senior specialist to executive leadership roles, as well as leading multi-disciplinary recruitment teams.

Kate has a passion for learning and development, and ongoing professional development, a specialisation that translates to her consulting and advisory work. Kate also has a reputation as a source of knowledge relating to HR best practice and current trends.

Residing in Brisbane, Queensland, outside of work Kate can usually be found on a yoga mat, actively supporting her son’s sporting commitments, or dining out with friends.

Marjorie Miller

Senior Director

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Marjorie Miller

Senior Director

Marjorie Miller is a Senior Director, based in New York. She brings over 20 years of diverse experience in executive search to the firm. She has helped build out the leadership teams of companies across Fortune 100, private equity, venture-backed technology enabled and SaaS portfolio companies. Marjorie was with another executive search firm exclusive to HR before joining ChapmanCG. She has worked for Warner Bros. Discovery and digital news startup Vocativ in Talent Acquisition. Her deep foundation in executive search at prominent firms such as Korn Ferry and Heidrick & Struggles recruiting across C-Suite and Board positions affords her the opportunity to identify unique HR leadership talent for transformational CHRO roles and Board appointments.

Outside of work, Marjorie volunteers for NYC arts, animal welfare, and human services non-profit organizations such as Studio in a School and New York Cares. In her spare time, Marjorie enjoys as much of New York City’s vibrant art and theater as she can, travel, yoga, and skiing the mountains in her home state of Vermont.

Mary Darke

Senior Director

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Mary Darke

Senior Director

As Senior Director with ChapmanCG, Mary is responsible for delivering HR searches in Australia, with a commitment to uncovering the best HR talent and guiding and inspiring individuals to unlock their full potential and achieve remarkable results.

With over 20 years of experience in talent and senior HR search, Mary combines her relationships and deep industry knowledge to provide organisations with the best HR leaders who will develop and direct an HR agenda that drives organisational goals. Her career has been characterised by a commitment to delivering premium service and a passion for thought leadership and making a positive impact in the community. She is passionate about sharing insights, innovations and best practices, particularly in the areas of diversity and inclusion, fostering environments where everyone’s unique contributions are celebrated and valued.

Mary’s educational background includes qualifications in Behavioural Science and Criminology, postgraduate studies in HR and Executive Coaching and Leadership.

Outside of work, Mary is a mum of two. She enjoys mentoring emerging talent through Inspiring Brighter Futures Foundation. To relax, Mary enjoys the beach, live music and dining out with family and friends.

Andrea Merrigan
Andrea Merrigan

Director

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Andrea Merrigan
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Andrea Merrigan

Director

Andrea Merrigan is a Director with ChapmanCG based in Germany.

Andrea works as part of our EMEA team to deliver regional and global searches for ChapmanCG’s major clients across a range of industries and HR specialisations. Prior to her current role, Andrea worked for ChapmanCG in Singapore.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Andrea was an HR recruitment specialist with Profile Search & Selection in Singapore and a Talent & OD Professional, working both in consulting and in-house.

Andrea is originally from the Republic of Ireland and has spent over seven years living and studying in New York, Hawai’i, China, Japan, and Singapore. Outside of work Andrea loves to travel, dance and spend time with family.

Elaine Khoo
Elaine Khoo

Director

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Elaine Khoo
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Elaine Khoo

Director

Elaine is a Director, based in Singapore. Originally from Singapore, she has lived in Australia, Macau and Hong Kong. She relocated back home to Singapore in mid-2020, after spending over a decade in Hong Kong, where she specialised in recruiting for the HR discipline, predominantly for the professional services sector and financial institutions. At ChapmanCG, Elaine works closely with the Asia and global consulting team to identify high calibre and progressive HR talent and delivering search work across every sector within Southeast Asia and pan-Asia.

Elaine graduated from the University of South Australia with a BA in Communications. She is passionate about building long-term relationships within the HR and business communities. Outside of work, Elaine loves spending time with her husband and two young children.

EA Registration Number: R1439830 Licence Number: 08S3543
Christopher Kouns
Christopher Kouns

Director

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Christopher Kouns
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Christopher Kouns

Director

Christopher (Chris) Kouns is a Director with ChapmanCG, based in Atlanta, GA. Chris leads searches across North and South America and represents US and Americas based talent internationally via ChapmanCG’s consultant network. Since joining the firm, Chris has enjoyed success identifying HR leadership talent on behalf of complex and highly matrixed public companies, private equity, and pre-IPO organizations. Chris is known for working quickly and creatively, producing positive outcomes for ChapmanCG’s clients in talent-short locations and where hard-to-find ‘unicorn’ profiles are required.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Chris was a Senior Executive Search Consultant with a leading search firm. In that role, he appointed Director and Vice President level leaders in Fortune 500, mid-size, and start-up environments. Earlier in his career, Chris spent 20 years as a collegiate soccer coach. He led his Capital University (OH) team to the NCAA Final Four, was a finalist for the NCAA National Women’s Soccer Coach of the Year, and is the author of two books for World Class Coaching Publications.

Chris holds a BA from Mars Hill University and completed master’s coursework at UPENN. He enjoys travelling and is a founding member and season ticket holder for Atlanta United.

Stanislav Medvedev
Stanislav Medvedev

Director

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Stanislav Medvedev
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Stanislav Medvedev

Director

Stanislav Medvedev is a Director with ChapmanCG based in Berlin and is responsible for search mandates across Germany and Europe while keeping close contact with our local networks. Stanislav, who speaks German, English and Russian, has fifteen years experience with serving clients in Germany, UK and Eastern Europe.

In his last role with Egon Zehnder, Stanislav led global operations in the services sector. Building on his experience across industries he successfully executed client projects in various sectors across functions including Human Resources.

Stanislav started his career with McKinsey where he worked on client projects across industries and set up and developed the Moscow research team. This was followed by nine years with Munich Re where he worked as sales manager for global clients in property reinsurance.

Stanislav studied Business Administration and Economics in Germany, Russia and South Africa.

In his free time, he enjoys travelling, snowboarding and hiking.

Fleur Daniell
Fleur Daniell

Director

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Fleur Daniell
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Fleur Daniell

Director

Fleur is a Director with ChapmanCG based in Hong Kong. With over 15 years of experience across the APAC and London markets, she works with the APAC team to identify high-potential HR talent and lead senior HR leadership searches across the region and globally, with particular emphasis on Singapore and Hong Kong markets.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Fleur worked for a Fortune 100 Commercial Real Estate company, specialising in the Singapore and South East Asia Professional Services sector, emphasising the Human Capital Management Consultancies, Commercial Real Estate and Legal industries.

Passionate about facilitating career development, Fleur is an advocate of the Human Resources function and its’ ability to attract, manage and develop high-calibre talent.

Originally from the UK, Fleur has worked in New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore. In her spare time, Fleur loves participating in x3-day ultra-marathons in places such as Nepal and Lijiang. In Hong Kong, you’ll find her hiking along the MacLehose Trail, playing tennis and taking a keen interest in horse racing.

EA Registration Number: R1764804 Licence Number: 08S3543
Dee Karsan
Dee Karsan

Director

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Dee Karsan
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Dee Karsan

Director

Dee Karsan is a Director with the ChapmanCG team based in Japan. He has over six years of recruitment experience across Asia Pacific and Japan.

Prior to joining Chapman CG, Dee worked as a Senior Consultant focussing on senior-level HR searches including HR Head/Directors, HR Business Partners and Heads in specialised functional COE areas. He has worked across all industries with particular success in Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Technology.

Originally from London, Dee relocated to Japan in 2015. When he is not recruiting, he enjoys playing a variety of sports and has a strong passion for food, exploring different cuisines as well as cooking and is also a keen pool player.

Caspar Bungay
Caspar Bungay

Director

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Caspar Bungay

Director

Caspar is a Director at ChapmanCG based in London. He works with the EMEA team to identify high-potential HR talent and lead senior HR searches across the region.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Caspar worked for a London based executive search firm specialising in HR. He joined as a researcher and progressed into a consultancy role, partnering with clients on senior-level executive assignments across Europe and led commercial HR projects in the field of E-learning and Events Management.

He holds a First Class Bachelors degree in Business Management with Organisational Leadership from the University of Sussex.

Outside of work, Caspar can be found in the gym, playing or watching sport and delving into the latest documentaries. He is an avid Arsenal fan and enjoys travelling to new places.

Orelia Chan
Orelia Chan

Director

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Orelia Chan
Consulting Team

Orelia Chan

Director

Orelia Chan is a Director at ChapmanCG based in DĂŒsseldorf, Germany.

She is part of our EMEA team to deliver regional and global searches for ChapmanCG’s clients across a range of industries and HR specialisations.

With more than 12 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, she was previously a Financial Services specialist with Profile Search & Search in Singapore, and Pure Search and Robert Walters in Singapore and Hong Kong. Prior to her recruitment career, Orelia worked at Bloomberg LP in Hong Kong as a Client Services and Analytics Representative.

Orelia is originally from Hong Kong and has had an international career based in USA, Singapore, and Germany. Outside of work Orelia enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, watching football, exercising, and travelling.

Hiro Azuma
Hiro Azuma

Director

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Hiro Azuma
Consulting Team

Hiro Azuma

Director

Hiro Azuma is a Director at ChapmanCG Japan. He has worked in recruitment for nearly ten years sourcing senior professionals for key positions across all business sectors in Japan and across Asia Pacific.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Hiro built his network across a broad range of industries in both contingent and retained searches. He is passionate in helping companies across Japan and Asia Pacific build for future success by hiring the right talent to their business and cultural objectives.

Hiro was born in Japan, but grew up in the US and has spent his professional career in Japan.  Away from his desk, he enjoys reading, exercising and spending time with his family.

Prachi Desai
Prachi Desai

Director

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Prachi Desai
Consulting Team

Prachi Desai

Director

Prachi Desai is a Director at ChapmanCG based in India. As part of the Asia Pacific team, Prachi works to deliver best-in-class HR leadership talent for organisations in India and Southeast Asia.

With an MBA in Human Resources, Prachi started her recruitment career as a Talent Acquisition Manager at an Indian Insurance company in Mumbai. For two years she was responsible for mid to senior level recruitment across all functions. She then relocated to Japan and worked as a Principal Consultant based in Tokyo specialising in senior talent across FMCG, Retail and Hospitality sectors for over 6 years, before moving back to India.

Prachi enjoys spending time with her daughter, loves to explore different cuisines, enjoys reading fiction and travelling.

Alejandro Castillo
Alejandro Castillo

Director

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Alejandro Castillo
Consulting Team

Alejandro Castillo

Director

Alejandro Castillo is a Director at ChapmanCG, based in Atlanta. He advises clients across geographies and sectors on hiring and developing progressive human resources officers. He recruits CHROs and their direct reports, including other critical HR leadership functions. Alejandro has placed executives across Fortune 500, pre-IPO, venture-backed, and private equity-backed organizations.

As a search consultant at Russell Reynolds Associates prior to ChapmanCG, he worked closely with senior leadership to recruit top talent, assess management teams and enable transformation across sectors. Before RRA, Alejandro was a Managing Director of Thematiks, a digital platform providing business leaders with exclusive analysis and commentary across a variety of industries and issues. As the founder and managing director, he held a range of responsibilities – from developing the original brand strategy to engineering the entire sales structure. Prior to Thematiks, he held sales and operations leadership roles at World 50, Inc.

Alejandro holds a BBA in marketing management from Kennesaw State University. He is also an active member of the Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GHCC).

Chris Lui

Director

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Chris Lui

Director

Chris Lui is a Director with ChapmanCG based in Singapore, focusing on senior search mandates across the full spectrum of HR for global multinationals, government agencies, and start-ups.

With over 15 years of recruitment experience within Asia Pacific, he works closely with clients across all industries and HR specialisations. Before joining ChapmanCG, Chris successfully set up the HR practice for an expanding China-based executive search firm and continues to support HR and business leaders on deliveries and provide market insights and career advice.

Chris graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. He enjoys travelling, snowboarding, and spending time with family in his spare time.

EA Registration Number: R1104310 Licence Number: 19C9859
Jeff Wilbanks

Director

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Jeff Wilbanks

Director

Jeff Wilbanks is a Director at ChapmanCG. He has a strong track record of successful executive search assignments across a wide breadth of industries and HR specializations. Jeff has led engagements ranging from clients that are scaling quickly and looking for their first HR leader to clients that are more mature, progressive HR organizations in early stages of transformation. He has partnered with publicly traded, PE-backed, and non-profit organizations domestically and globally.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Jeff sat on the leadership team for a retained executive search boutique that focused solely on Human Resources and provided recruitment solutions to hire top talent across the US for companies of all different shapes and sizes.

Jeff resides in Kansas City with his wife and two children. Away from his desk, he loves to travel, spend time with his family, and enjoy the outdoors.

 

Devijaya Nair
Devijaya Nair

Associate Director

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Devijaya Nair
Consulting Team

Devijaya Nair

Associate Director

Devijaya (DJ) Nair is an Associate Director with ChapmanCG based in Hong Kong. She partners with CHROs across industries to identify and successfully hire top-HR talent pan-Asia, with a specific focus on the Hong Kong, Southeast and South Asia markets. Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Devijaya specialised in HR business partnering and talent acquisition within the private banking, general insurance and retail sectors in Mumbai, India.

Born and raised in Mumbai, India; Devijaya relocated to Hong Kong in 2018 with her husband and son. She has a Postgraduate in Human Resource Management and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management with honours in Marketing from Mumbai University. Outside of work, Devijaya enjoys travelling, exploring different cuisines and performing Bollywood & Folk dance. She is trained in an Indian Classical Dance form called Bharatanatyam.

Licence Number: EA License 69316 (HK)
Lorraine Hwang
Lorraine Hwang

Associate Director

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Lorraine Hwang
Consulting Team

Lorraine Hwang

Associate Director

Lorraine is a Senior Associate based in Shanghai. She works closely with the APAC team to identify top HR talent across Asia, with a particular focus on mainland China.

Prior to joining the recruitment industry three years ago, Lorraine had developed a strong interest in organisational and people development and this has become a perfect career to balance her passion and professional development.

Born and raised in Guangzhou, Lorraine has spent the last eight years living and working in Shanghai. She speaks fluent English, Mandarin and Cantonese. She is a fitness enthusiast and is a regular Cross-Fitter. She also enjoys reading, hiking and socialising with her friends.

 

Hazel Steveni
Hazel Steveni

Associate Director

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Hazel Steveni
Consulting Team

Hazel Steveni

Associate Director

Hazel, originally from South Africa, is an Associate Director with ChapmanCG, and assists in identifying top HR talent for the EMEA team.

Hazel has previously held a role as a Regional Administrative Manager for Masscash (Walmart family group), a Wholesale/Retail organisation catering to the lower LSM groups. In this role Hazel had the unique opportunity to travel to various outlying and rural areas in Kwa-Zulu Natal, and meet some extra-ordinary people.

Hazel holds a BA Degree in Criminology with Psychology from UNISA (The University Of South Africa).

When not working you’ll most likely find Hazel in the gym, practicing yoga, or enjoying the occasional hike.

An avid reader, Hazel is always striving to broaden her knowledge base.

Licence Number: 08S3543
Ipek Karataslioglu
Ipek Karataslioglu

Senior Associate

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Ipek Karataslioglu
Consulting Team

Ipek Karataslioglu

Senior Associate

Ipek is a Senior Associate with ChapmanCG and is based in Istanbul. She is one of our key contacts in Turkey where she works closely with the team to identify high-calibre HR talent across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Ipek began her career in marketing, where she worked for a global retailer, before turning to recruitment where she has enjoyed success partnering with both global and local IT companies. Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Ipek worked for BeathChapman for almost two years in Istanbul, where she played a key role in building out the technology division.

Having graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree of Information Management, Ipek spent a year in Brazil as an exchange student, and has also worked as a volunteer with disadvantaged children in Portugal. In addition to speaking Turkish and English, Ipek is fluent in Portuguese. In her free time she enjoys travelling and practising yoga.

Lourdes Hernandez
Lourdes HernĂĄndez

Senior Associate

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Lourdes Hernandez
Consulting Team

Lourdes HernĂĄndez

Senior Associate

Lourdes is a Senior Associate who works on HR generalist and specialist searches in North America across all industries. Her focus is on high-potential HR talent with digital, change and transformation skills and experience.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Lourdes spent seven years recruiting in different industries such as digital and technology, oil and gas, manufacturing and financial services helping top-tier clients with Board and Chief Executive positions and became a specialist in financial officers positions.

Lourdes has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the Technological University of Mexico and a diploma in Logotherapy. Before starting her executive recruiter career, Lourdes was an elementary school teacher for four years. She spends most of her downtime surfing, doing yoga and reading.

Kashtin De Souza
Kashtin De Souza

Senior Associate

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Kashtin De Souza
Consulting Team

Kashtin De Souza

Senior Associate

As Senior Associate at ChapmanCG based in Vancouver, Canada, Kashtin supports HR searches across North America, finding creative and high-potential talent solutions for our clients.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Kashtin worked for an international technology company that delivered websites, mobile applications and Microsoft solutions. He joined as a Personal Assistant to the CEO, assisting with logistics, business administration and sales functions.

Kashtin is a former varsity volleyball student-athlete with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds and Red Deer College Kings. Outside of work, Kashtin enjoys running, hiking, singing, and dancing. He is an avid study of business literature, personality theory and depth psychology.

Claudette Dimaapi
Claudette Dimaapi

Research Associate

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Claudette Dimaapi
Consulting Team

Claudette Dimaapi

Research Associate

Claudette joined ChapmanCG in 2013 as a Research Associate in the Research and Market Intelligence Team.  She assists in identifying top talent for HR searches around the globe and is based in the Philippines.

Claudette previously held a role as a Research Manager for a Search Firm in the Philippines and has also been a Freelance Researcher for various Multinational Companies.  She holds a Bachelor Degree in Nursing & Associate Degree in Medical Transcriptionist.  In her spare time, Claudette enjoys reading, surfing and playing volleyball.

Zihle Somtunzi
Zihle Somtunzi

Research Associate

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Zihle Somtunzi
Consulting Team

Zihle Somtunzi

Research Associate

Zihle is a Research Associate with ChapmanCG and is based in South Africa. She assists in identifying top HR talent for the global team.

Zihle has previously held a role as an Engineering Recruitment Consultant for Communicate Recruitment, a Recruitment Agency specialising in I.T, Finance and Engineering across South Africa. In this role, Zihle had the opportunity to connect and build relationships with professionals in the Manufacturing industry.

Zihle holds a BCom Degree majoring in Human Resources, Marketing and Business Management from CTI Education Group.

When not working, you’ll most likely find Zihle travelling and exploring new places or spending time with family

Susanne Hepp
Susanne Hepp

Research Associate

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Susanne Hepp
Consulting Team

Susanne Hepp

Research Associate

Susanne is a Research Associate with ChapmanCG and is based in the UK. Originally from Austria, she supports our team in the DACH region and across the EMEA region to identify top HR talent for the global team.

Before joining ChapmanCG Susanne worked in marketing and product management for medical device companies both in Austria and the UK.

She lives with her husband and young children in London. In her spare time, Susanne enjoys bike rides or going for a run in nearby Richmond Park. She is also a keen lover of Japanese cuisine and loves trying new restaurants.

Operations
Jessilyn Lim
Jessilyn Lim

Executive Assistant and APAC Executive Support Team Manager

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Jessilyn Lim
Marketing & Operations

Jessilyn Lim

Executive Assistant and APAC Executive Support Team Manager

Jessilyn manages the Executive Support Team at ChapmanCG and is also the Executive Assistant to Matthew Chapman. Jessilyn is responsible for all strategic administration aspects for the firm and is based in Singapore.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Jessilyn was a Team Coordinator with Hudson, focused exclusively on the HR profession. She has over fifteen years’ experience as an administrator, and her career has included time with Fujitsu Asia, Insight Marine Services, Pacific Internet and NTUC Income.

EA Registration Number: R1436666 Licence Number: 08S3543
Nathalie Hinrichsen
Nathalie Hinrichsen

Marketing Director

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Nathalie Hinrichsen
Operations

Nathalie Hinrichsen

Marketing Director

Nathalie Hinrichsen is the Marketing Director for ChapmanCG. She works closely with the global leadership team to deliver marketing strategies to strengthen the ChapmanCG profile and brand.

Nathalie has over 15 years of international marketing experience having worked for brands like British Airways and Hilton Worldwide. She has lived and worked across the Middle East and moved back to the UK in 2011 and supports the team around the world from London.

Taylor Graham
Taylor Graham

People and Culture Director

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Taylor Graham
Marketing & Operations

Taylor Graham

People and Culture Director

Taylor Graham is the People and Culture Director at ChapmanCG and is responsible for all HR initiatives globally.

Taylor has over ten years experience in Human Resources across executive search, automotive and manufacturing industries. She is based in the United Kingdom and holds a CIPD level 5 qualification.

In her free time, Taylor is a keen equestrian and enjoys spending time with her two horses.

Ben Sim
Ben Sim

Group Meeting Manager

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Ben Sim
Marketing & Operations

Ben Sim

Group Meeting Manager

Ben Sim is Group Meeting Manager and is based in Singapore. Ben leads the events team in APAC supporting our consulting team to manage HR networking events across the region.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Ben worked in the security industry for six years servicing multinational clients such as Motorola, HP and Dupont. Ben earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Western Sydney.

In his spare time, Ben enjoys reading, swimming, and currently participates in shooting with the Singapore Disability Sport Council.

EA Registration Number: R1765528 Licence Number: 08S3543
Gary Talpas
Gary Talpas

Executive Assistant and Americas Operations Manager

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Gary Talpas
Marketing & Operations

Gary Talpas

Executive Assistant and Americas Operations Manager

Gary is based in Los Angeles and wears a dual hat at ChapmanCG: he has a global role as Executive Assistant to Stefanie Cross-Wilson as well as supporting operations for ChapmanCG’s Americas team. Gary brings a wide range of experience to these varied responsibilities, with the common thread of project management and process development.

Karen Garner
Karen Garner

Executive Assistant and EMEA Executive Support Team Manager

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Karen Garner
Marketing & Operations

Karen Garner

Executive Assistant and EMEA Executive Support Team Manager

Karen is a UK based Executive Assistant supporting the EMEA team and also manages the EMEA Executive Support Team.

Karen has fifteen years of experience working in a PA/EA capacity and she has worked across various sectors, including private equity, real estate, scientific research, and architecture.

Originally a music graduate from the University of Manchester, Karen now spends most of her free time hiking and also enjoys baking.

Helena Lundberg Sutton
Helena Lundberg Sutton

Creative Brand Manager

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Helena Lundberg Sutton
Marketing

Helena Lundberg Sutton

Creative Brand Manager

Responsible for ChapmanCG’s brand profile, Helena works in close partnership with our Marketing Director to provide creative direction on all external and internal communications.

With a background in hotel marketing, Helena’s previous experience include over a decade with Hilton Hotels & Resorts in London and the Middle East. Passionate about writing, Helena particularly enjoys working across brands and confidently adapts her communication style to her intended audience.

Originally from Sweden, Helena studied Business with a focus on Tourism and Hospitality at Macquarie University in Sydney and has since topped up her academic credentials with a Chartered Institute of Marketing Post Graduate Diploma from London School of Marketing.

Outside of work Helena spends time at the beach in Dubai where she lives with her Australian husband and two daughters.

Philip Loh
Philip Loh

Market Insight Analyst

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Philip Loh
MIT

Philip Loh

Market Insight Analyst

Philip Loh joined ChapmanCG in 2012 as Market Insight Analyst for the Market Insight Team (MIT) and is based in Singapore. MIT is a unique and highly trained team working alongside the recruitment consultants to track real-time HR market intelligence and top HR talent around the world. Philip assists Ben Sim in this team to manage multiple research projects for global candidates in key HR roles.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Philip worked in an educational institute where he supported Senior Executive Officers in translating articles and publishing reading materials. Philip also ensured workshops and events were successfully run.

Philip holds a Diploma in Chinese Studies, graduating from Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Singapore.

An avid reader and writer, Philip also enjoys creating content regularly for his personal micro-blog. In his spare time, he writes reviews, accompanied by photos, of his favourite ramen restaurants and the many books he reads.

 

Licence Number: 08S3543
Pei Pei Ng
Pei Pei Ng

Senior Business Partner

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Pei Pei Ng
Marketing & Operations

Pei Pei Ng

Senior Business Partner

In her role as Senior Business Partner, Pei Pei works closely with business leaders to help build and improve operational capabilities. She also drives the planning and implementation of internal projects globally.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Pei Pei worked as a transcriber with the National Institute of Education. In this role, she was responsible for transcribing lessons and interviews for quantitative and qualitative research. She also worked for WordWave transcribing court hearings, arbitrations and police interviews.

Pei Pei holds a BSc (Honours) in Management from the University of London.

In her spare time, Pei Pei enjoys baking, reading, watching informational programs, learning new things, solving puzzles and analysing problems.

EA Registration Number: R1765529 Licence Number: 08S3543
Azzurah Begemann
Azzurah Begemann

Group Meeting Manager

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Azzurah Begemann
Marketing & Operations

Azzurah Begemann

Group Meeting Manager

Azzurah oversees events for EMEA and works with our consulting team to project manage timelines and invitations. She also liaises with hosts and host assistants on logistics to make sure everything runs smoothly.

A certified Supply Chain professional, Azzurah has an extensive background in Supply Chain management working in Inventory management and procurement. Before joining ChapmanCG, Azzurah took time out to be a full-time parent, moved to South Spain and built a holiday rental business.

When she’s not event organising, Azzurah is a mum to a teenage son, enjoys cooking and is a CrossFit enthusiast.

Poonam Deshpande

IT Support Analyst and HR Associate

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Marketing & Operations

Poonam Deshpande

IT Support Analyst and HR Associate

Poonam Deshpande, originally from Penang, Malaysia, has lived in Singapore for the last 20 years.

Poonam is responsible for IT procurement, vendor and asset management and partners closely with the IT Support team. She also supports the People & Culture Director on key HR operations and projects.

Before joining ChapmanCG, Poonam worked in the IT and Banking sector and has supported private and government projects such as LTA and MOM.

When not working, Poonam enjoys baking and is a yoga enthusiast.

Kumar Adiapatham
Kumar Adiapatham

Data Analyst

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Kumar Adiapatham
Marketing & Operations

Kumar Adiapatham

Data Analyst

Kumar has been a Data Analyst with ChapmanCG since 2012. Before joining our team, he served in the army for ten years, eventuating to his promotion to Staff Sergeant.

Kumar spends his time outside of work practicing shooting as a sport with Singapore Disability Council having represented Singapore for the ASEAN Para Games. Kumar also likes to relax with a spot of fishing.

Licence Number: 08S3543
Chui Chui Mu
Chui Chui Mu

Market Insight Analyst

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Chui Chui Mu
Marketing & Operations

Chui Chui Mu

Market Insight Analyst

Chui Chui Mu is a Market Insight Analyst for the ChapmanCG Market Insight Team (MIT) and is based in Malaysia. MIT is a unique and highly trained team working alongside the recruitment consultants to track real-time HR market intelligence and top HR talent around the world.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Chui Chui worked in the financial institutions, financial subsidiaries and NGO such as Scope International Sdn Bhd, Hume Cemboard Industries and Society for the deaf. Chui Chui earned a Bachelor degree in International Financial Economics from the University of Malaysia Sabah Labuan International Campus.

Chui Chui likes to spend her spare time with her family and with Soka Gakkai Malaysia (SGM), an organisation that promotes peace in society through cultural exchanges and humanistic education.

Licence Number: 08S3543
Andrea Chong
Andrea Chong

Market Insight Analyst

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Andrea Chong
Marketing & Operations

Andrea Chong

Market Insight Analyst

Andrea Chong is a Market Insight Analyst with ChapmanCG’s Market Insight Team (MIT). Andrea is based in Sabah, East Malaysia and works with MIT team leaders to assist recruitment consultants in their search efforts.

She also supports with event coordination to ensure our ChapmanCG HR leaders roundtables run smoothly.

Andrea completed an internship at a local theatre before joining ChapmanCG.

She holds a Diploma in Business Studies, Business Administration, and a Diploma in Performing Arts. She enjoys reading and writing fiction, singing and playing the guitar.

Licence Number: 08S3543
Zuraidi Zainal
Zuraidi Zainal

Executive Assistant

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Zuraidi Zainal
Marketing & Operations

Zuraidi Zainal

Executive Assistant

Zuraidi is and Executive Assistant with ChapmanCG and is based in Singapore. Zuraidi facilitates HR searches and assists ChapmanCG’s senior leadership team by arranging interviews for candidates and clients as well as other administrative duties.

Zuraidi graduated from the Millennia Institute in 2013 with an A-Level Certificate and joined ChapmanCG in 2015 as an Executive Assistant.

Zuraidi’s hobbies include gaming, watching movies and reading the occasional book

EA Registration Number: R1442771 Licence Number: 08S3543
Olivia Fee
Olivia Fee

Executive Assistant

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Olivia Fee
Marketing & Operations

Olivia Fee

Executive Assistant

Olivia is Executive Assistant for the EMEA region and is based in the UK.

Olivia has a background in broadcast television and for sixteen years she worked on countless documentaries. Before leaving to join ChapmanCG, she spent 10 years as a Production Manager for Bskyb; her specialism was producing and directing voiceovers for historical documentaries.

When off duty, Olivia is a mum to two energetic young daughters and a yoga enthusiast.

Licence Number: 08S3543
Jess Lee
Jess Lee

Executive Assistant

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Jess Lee
Marketing & Operations

Jess Lee

Executive Assistant

Jess is an Executive Assistant in ChapmanCG, and is based in Singapore. She facilitates HR searches and assists the senior team in arranging interviews for candidates and clients and other administrative duties.

Prior to joining The Chapman Consulting Group, Jess worked as Customer Service Officer handling a variety of customer queries for NCS’S NS CALL Centre, a 24/7 hotline for the Singapore Arm Force.

Jess has also worked with large firms such as Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting), ExxonMobil and KPMG.

In her spare time, Jess enjoys outdoor activities.

EA Registration Number: R1436677 Licence Number: 08S3543
Sean Liew
Sean Liew

Executive Assistant

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Sean Liew
Marketing & Operations

Sean Liew

Executive Assistant

Sean is an Executive Assistant in ChapmanCG, and is based in Singapore. He facilitates HR searches and assists the senior team in arranging interviews for candidates and clients and other administrative duties.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Sean worked as Training Specialist at Singapore Armed Forces handling on NS man and also train them with new equipment.

EA Registration Number: R1436675 Licence Number: 08S3543
Jovin Tan
Jovin Tan

Executive Assistant

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Jovin Tan
Marketing & Operations

Jovin Tan

Executive Assistant

Jovin is an Executive Assistant based in Singapore. He facilitates HR searches by assisting the consulting team in coordinating interviews for candidates and clients, as well as organising call screenings and other administrative duties.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Jovin was employed in a hospital call centre, which provided a good grounding in customer service. He also spent some time working for a recruitment consultancy, where he was responsible for placing junior positions.

Jovin has competed in the Paralympics four times: Athens 2004, Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016. He has also represented Singapore in the disabled sailing community since 2002. Jovin was awarded his Para Sailing Coaching Certificate in 2016, and is now a certified Sailing Coach. He was also the first person with a disability to acquire a Powered Pleasure Craft Driving Licence (PPCDL) in Singapore.

The Singapore Disability Sports Council made Jovin aware of the career opportunity with ChapmanCG in 2011. In order to maintain his strict training regime, Jovin needs an employer that supports flexible working and allows employees to pursue outside interests, which are both priorities at ChapmanCG.

EA Registration Number: R1436678 Licence Number: 08S3543
Jason Leow
Jason Leow

Executive Assistant

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Jason Leow
Marketing & Operations

Jason Leow

Executive Assistant

Jason is an Executive Assistant in ChapmanCG, and is based in Singapore. He facilitates HR searches and assists the senior team in arranging interviews for candidates and clients and other administrative duties.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Jason worked as Transport Supervisor at Singapore Armed Forces, which included handling vehicle scheduling and servicing.

EA Registration Number: R1436679 Licence Number: 08S3543
Patrick Ang
Patrick Ang

Executive Assistant

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Patrick Ang
Marketing & Operations

Patrick Ang

Executive Assistant

Patrick Ang is an Executive Assistant with ChapmanCG.

In this role, he supports the consulting team with arranging calls and meetings, as well as diary and schedule management for the senior leadership team.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Patrick worked with Amex. He graduated from Ngee Ann Polytechnic with a Diploma in Biotechnology.

Patrick’s hobbies include gaming – he dreamt of becoming a professional gamer when he was younger – and he is interested in all things IT related.

EA Registration Number: R1436681 Licence Number: 08S3543
Mary Samy
Mary Samy

Executive Assistant

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Mary Samy
Marketing & Operations

Mary Samy

Executive Assistant

Mary is an Executive Assistant based in Singapore. In her role as EA Mary facilitates HR searches and assists the Consultants by arranging interviews for candidates and clients and other administrative duties.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Mary worked as Customer Service Officer troubleshooting kiosk technical problems and handling a variety of customer issues for Play! Entertainment, a network of automated DVD movie vending kiosks.

In her spare time, Mary enjoys reading and baking.

EA Registration Number: R1436674 Licence Number: 08S3543
Eugene Tan
Eugene Tan

Executive Assistant

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Eugene Tan
Marketing & Operations

Eugene Tan

Executive Assistant

Eugene is an Executive Assistant with ChapmanCG based in Singapore.

Prior to joining ChapmanCG, Eugene worked as a DBS Bank intern, and completed his Singapore National Service.

He graduated from Nanyang Polytechnic in 2013 with a Diploma in Engineering Informatics, majoring in Logistics.

Outside of his role with ChapmanCG, Eugene likes to spend time with his family, going to the gym and breakdancing,

EA Registration Number: R1549460 Licence Number: 08S3543
Nancy Bivona
Nancy Bivona

Executive Assistant

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Nancy Bivona
Marketing & Operations

Nancy Bivona

Executive Assistant

Nancy is an Executive Assistant for ChapmanCG in the Americas region and is based in New Jersey.

With nine years of administrative experience, Nancy has worked across a variety of industries – including insurance, tax, and staffing. Nancy is a graduate of Bentley University, Waltham, Massachusetts with a B.S. degree in Marketing.

In her downtime, Nancy is kept busy with her son and twin daughters and enjoys baking and crafting.

Kaswati Jumadi
Kaswati Jumadi

Executive Assistant

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Kaswati Jumadi
Marketing & Operations

Kaswati Jumadi

Executive Assistant

Prior to joining the ChapmanCG team as an Executive Assistant, Kaswati had been working with Hudson Global Resources for 11 years as Administrative Assistant.

Kaswati is a mother to two girls, who keep her very busy. Together they enjoy listening to music and watching reality TV programmes, especially competitions and races!

Based in Singapore, Kaswati enjoys also enjoys bowling, movies and the occasional road trip across the causeway.

EA Registration Number: R1436676 Licence Number: 08S3543
Glen Tan
Glen Tan

Executive Assistant

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Glen Tan
Marketing & Operations

Glen Tan

Executive Assistant

Glen Tan is an Executive Assistant with ChapmanCG, and is based in Singapore.

He assists the consulting team in arranging calls and meetings with clients and candidates, whilst also managing our senior leaders’ calendars and schedules.

Glen worked with F&N Coca Cola prior to joining the ChapmanCG team.

He includes sailing as one of his hobbies outside of his role with ChapmanCG.

EA Registration Number: R1436680 Licence Number: 08S3543
Michaela Klotz
Michaela Klotz

Executive Assistant

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Michaela Klotz
Marketing & Operations

Michaela Klotz

Executive Assistant

Michaela is an Executive Assistant based in the UK. She facilitates HR searches and provides administrative duties to the consultants and senior leadership team in EMEA by setting up interviews, calls and meetings and supporting with general diary management.

Originally from Germany, Michaela has previously worked as PA & Communications Lead in the Automotive Manufacturing Industry.

Michaela is a keen weightlifter in her spare time and enjoys travelling and cooking.