Human Resources Director
Ellen is responsible for the global human resources function at ELEVATE, where she focuses on talent acquisition, performance management, employee engagement and culture development. She has 20 years of professional HR experience and has served various multinational organizations in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. Many of her roles have involved working with senior executives and stakeholders across companies, subsidiaries and teams in global organizations.
Having worked primarily with international corporations in the high tech, healthcare and online media industries, Ellen is very familiar with APAC human resources business practices and ordinances, and has extensive experience of strategic HR development and talent management.
Prior to joining ELEVATE, Ellen was the Head of Human Resources, Asia Pacific for Travelzoo, a US online media company, where she managed the HR business partner function with global business leaders and the HR senior leadership team. She was effective in driving culture change as the HR change agent within the company. Ellen has also led or formed part of HR teams at Aetna, Misys, The Executive Centre, and Schlumberger.
Ellen has a Master’s degree in Strategic Human Resources Management from the Hong Kong Baptist University and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Heriot-Watt University, UK.