Originally from Canada, Evelyn has a business background, graduating with a BA in Sociology specializing in Human Resources (HR) Management. She began her career in corporate HR and later moved to Asia for the family business to explore entrepreneurship opportunities in the manufacturing industry.
Her role has further honed her HR and people management skills while giving her rich experience in various cross-cultural business environments. Time in that sector also developed her ability to do business in both western and eastern contexts, in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
Her passion is in seeing the ‘people potential’ of an organization and participate in the planning, training, sourcing, and managing of people. To have people be their best, while doing what they love, for the betterment of the organization.
Evelyn is energized by traveling and meeting new people. She can often be found going on adventures with her husband and two energetic third-culture kids, exploring new ways to enjoy their cross-cultural lifestyle, and discovering new favourites as a family.