September 14, 2015 – Global executive search firm Harvey Nash has added Tanya Lau as leader of its consumer and retail practice in Asia Pacific.
In her new role, she will support the continued development of the executive search business within the consumer and retail segments across the Asia Pacific region.
She will be based in Hong Kong at Harvey Nash’s Asia Pacific headquarters and will report directly to Nick Marsh, managing director of Harvey Nash Asia Pacific.
With over a decade of executive search experience in the consumer and retail sector, Ms. Lau was previously with CTPartners where she set up and developed the firm’s consumer practice in Greater China. Prior to that, she was a senior client partner at Korn Ferry in Greater China, focusing on consumer and industry clients.
“Since the establishment of Harvey Nash Asia Pacific in 2012 we have continued to grow our presence across the region, including the recent launch of our Singapore office and investment in Japan with a recent acquisition,” said Mr. Marsh. “Tanya Lau’s appointment shows our strong commitment to developing our team in Asia Pacific. We are delighted to welcome Tanya to the team and will support her in the significant role she will play in further developing our executive search business across Asia.”
With 7,000 staff in more than 40 offices across Europe, Asia and the U.S., Harvey Nash provides executive search & leadership services, professional recruitment, and outsourcing services to a wide array of industries. Within Asia Pacific, the company has offices in Hong Kong, Australia, Japan, Singapore and Vietnam.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media