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How to succeed with your recruitment process in China


Kicking off Sweden-China Trade Council’s events in 2022 on January 11, we will take a closer look into how to succeed with the recruitment process in China today.

In this webinar we will address the following questions:

  • What are the underlying causes to today’s challenges?
  • What effect on international companies does labour shortage have?
  • How well does international companies manage the competition on skilled labours?
  • What impact does the pandemic have on the retention process?
  • How to recruit international managers during the pandemic?
  • How to transfer international companies brands and values during the pandemic?
  • What are the most important tools for a successful recruitment in China?
  • How can Head Quarters in Sweden support in the recruitment process in China?
  • What are the outlooks for the future?

We have invited Joakim Abeleen, Trade and Invest Commissioner of Sweden to China and Market Area Director Greater China, Business Sweden together with Elisabeth Lindström-Dupuy, General Manager, Sales Area North Asia, Sandvik Coromant and Peter Worsöe, CEO, AstaReal to give us their experiences on the topic.

Joakim Abeleen is the Trade Commissioner of Sweden to China, and heads up Business Sweden’s activities in Greater China with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taipei. The mission is to help Swedish companies grow their sales in China and Chinese companies to invest and expand in Sweden. Joakim has a background as management consultant and as line manager in a larger transport company, and has lived and worked in China at several occasions over the last 15 years.

Elisabeth Lindström-Dupuy, since 1995 at Sandvik, recently appointed as responsible for M/A in China as VP SR Tools China. Elisabeth has a broad experience within manufacturing and engineering, through different assignments and responsibilities in Europe and Asia. Her roles have been both within production, engineering and sales & marketing, always customer and solution oriented. In her last position, as head of the sales organization in northern Asia, business development and changes in ways of working towards digitalization and sustainability have been her focus. Elisabeth is a Member of the Board of Directors of Sweden-China Trade Council since 2021.

Peter Worsöe is CEO of AstaReal AB since 2019. AstaReal AB was founded in the late 1980s and is the global pioneer and expert in cultivation of the microalgae Haemotococcus pulvialis and production of natural astaxanthin. Clinical studies have proven that natural astaxanthin supports human health and it’s therefore a key ingredient in leading supplements and cosmetic brands worldwide. Before AstaReal Peter has more than 25 years of experience from different management roles in big and medium sized Pharma and Medtech companies in a global setting.

Where? Webinar – link will be sent out to registered participants one day before the event.
When? Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at 09:30 – 11:00 CET
Cost: SCTC Members free of charge. Not a member yet – apply here!

A Warm Welcome!

Bookings are closed for this event.