HR: Ready to Bounce Back after Covid-19


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Life has changed for employers and job seekers in recent months as disruption caused by the coronavirus has changed business plans and hiring strategies. We thought it would be interesting to look at the jobs-issue from a 360′ perspective. Join AmCham for a Virtual Meeting on June 17 to hear the latest trends and updates from companies trying hire new staff and from people searching for jobs in Vietnam. AmCham Executive Director Adam Sitkoff will moderate a discussion with a panel of expert speakers to learn about this important business subject.

About the guest speakers:

Ms. Nguyen Phuong Mai – Managing Director, Navigos Search
Mai has over 25 years of experience in strategic leadership, business development, business and HR consulting, brand building, HR management and training. She is known to the market as Managing Director of Navigos Search, ex-General Director of eSilicon Vietnam, ex-BD Director of Deloitte Vietnam, and ex-Country Head of ACCA Vietnam. In her current role at Navigos, Mai leads a team of over 170 employees in executive search, RPO and HR advisory services.

Ms. Van Thi Anh Thu – Executive VP for HR and Corporate Affairs, Suntory PepsiCo
Thu has over 20 years of experience building up and enhancing HR systems at the world’s top MNCs including Unilever, Shell, HSBC, PepsiCo, and most recently Suntory PepsiCo. Now in her 13th year at Suntory PepsiCo Vietnam Beverage (SPVB), she serves as EVP for Human Resources and Corporate Affairs. Under her leadership, SPBV continues to rank in the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Vietnam and the company exceeds their KPIs in turnover, engagement, and workforce productivity.

Mr. Huynh Buu Quang, Vice Chairman, Maritime Bank
Mr. Quang is a veteran banker in Vietnam. He currently serves as Standing Vice Chairman of Maritime Bank, having served as the bank’s CEO from 2015-2019. Before joining Maritime Bank, Quang worked as HSBC for almost 20 years in various local and regional senior management positions. He earned a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Economics in Ho Chi Minh City and a Masters of Business Administration from the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawaii.

AmCham Virtual Meetings provide unprecedented access to the political, policy, corporate, and institutional leaders whose expertise, insights, and experience shape the global business climate. There is no cost to participate. Don’t miss this opportunity to discuss the current employment market in Vietnam. This virtual meeting will use the Microsoft Teams platform. Please register your participation by clicking on the button below or by calling (84) 24 3934 2790. Registered participants will receive an email on Tuesday with the URL link and instructions.