Liwang Shen, based in Shanghai, is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Services Practice Group and Industrial Practice Group. He is actively involved in Executive Search, Leadership Assessment and Development.
My mission is to help clients to achieve their goals. I enjoy creating value for them by solving their leadership challenges in an increasingly technology driven world.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Liwang was the Head of Commercial Projects for Kuoni Travel Holding (subsequently GTA and Hotelbeds Group), a multinational leader in hospitality e-commerce, where he led China growth and value creation. Prior to that he was the Head of Strategy and Business Development Asia for Kuoni Holding, then a Swiss listed travel and services conglomerate. Born in China and raised in Germany, Liwang has worked in China, Germany, Switzerland and the UK, and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and German. Liwang began his career as a Strategy Consultant with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in Germany and was the founder of a digital start-up involved in online booking platforms.
Liwang earned a Bachelors and Masters in Engineering and Management from the University of Karlsruhe in Germany and has a Diploma for Non-Executive-Directors from the Financial Times.