Joanna is a seasoned Senior Business HR Partner with more than 25 years of diverse industry experiences gained from reputable multi-national corporations. She has a strong background in talent management and development, organization design, change management as well as employee engagement.
Joanna is a seasoned Senior Business HR Partner with more than 25 years of diverse industry experiences gained from reputable multi-national corporations – namely Sage Software, Hasbro, Apple, IBM, Rockwell Automation and Wing Tai Holdings. She has a strong background in talent management and development, organization design, change management as well as employee engagement.
She has proven success in organization change initiatives, namely organization redesign, regional strategic resource planning, process re-engineering, regional learning and development plan and programs. Her involvement included not only the top-level strategic planning but also the tactical and operational plan to drive mindset change and achievement of small wins.
In addition, Joanna is an experienced trainer cum facilitator who has delivered numerous training programs in topics relating to personal and team development as well as management and leadership skills development. With substantial practical knowledge, she equips learners with the “What & How” to succeed professionally and enrich personally. She has conducted many training programs across Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China), and has earned credibility from participants on her training design and delivery. Some of the key programs she conducts are: – Personal Branding, Effective Communication Skills, Creative Problem-Solving Skills, Managing Change Effectively, Driving a High-Performance Team, Effective Coaching Skills, Situational Leadership, as well as Inspiring Leadership (The Leadership Challenge®).
Joanna holds a Bachelor Degree in Arts, majoring in Social Work and Sociology with National University of Singapore as well as a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration. She is a Certified Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI) and PDI 360 Practitioner and Certified MindGym trainer. In addition, she is accredited an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA), awarded by the Workforce Development Agency (WDA).