Helen Chen

Principal

Office Location: Beijing

Phone: +86 10 65988288

Helen Chen is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Beijing office and a member of the Global Technology and Services Practice. Being part of the integrated and client-focused team, Helen works as an advisor on executive search, leadership consulting, and culture shaping for clients.

Prior to entering the search industry, Helen was a seasoned management consultant focusing on growth strategy, organization transformation, and people development for multinational and Chinese companies. Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Helen was the senior director and head of strategy and operations with Motorola for Asia and China. Earlier on, she worked with A.T. Kearney and Booz/Gao Feng Advisory in China.

For more than 20 years, Helen has worked with senior executives in sales, marketing, product, operation, R&D, and talent development functions. She has lived and worked in the US, Australia, and China.

Education:

Helen received an MBA from Australian Graduate School of Management of University of New South Wales with exchange to Ross Business School of University of Michigan, and a bachelor of arts in English from Beijing No. 2 Foreign Languages Institute.

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