July 12, 2013 – Global executive search firm Amrop has elected Jimmy Chen, managing partner of Amrop China, to its global executive board. “We are delighted that Jimmy has joined our board. He brings a wealth of experience to the table, both within China and globally, as well as the insights that come from running a strong business. He will be a great addition to our team.” Amrop’s executive board now has 11 members with 10 different nationalities. “This diversity reflects our ability to respond with agility to the increasingly sophisticated needs of our clients,” said Ulrich Dade, Amrop Chairman. Prior to joining Amrop, Mr. Chen was vice president of Aleris International, responsiblefor developing and implementing strategic growth initiatives in Asia Pacific. His deep China, Asia and global exposure includes senior management roles at Noveon and the Dow Chemical Company.