Catherine Jiang, based in Shanghai, supports both multinational and Chinese companies with executive search, succession planning and leadership development. She is also a valued advisor for helping clients optimize their organizational structures in response to new requirements posed by localization, globalization and digital transformation.
At the end of the day, it’s about people. I find it very rewarding to support clients and candidates on their journeys.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Catherine was the General Manager of Iovate China, a leading provider of sports nutrition and weight management products, created by Xiwang Foods after its purchase of Iovate Health Sciences International. She concurrently served as the Deputy General Manager of Xiwang Foods managing its post-acquisition integration and overall Iovate International performance. Before that, Catherine led P&G’s global business development practice in China; among other things, she initiated P&G’s e-commerce activities in China and helped the P&G-Teva health care joint venture expand into that country. Catherine launched her career as a brand marketer with P&G.
Catherine earned a BA and a Master’s of Law in International Relations from Renmin University of China. Outside work, she is passionate about diverse cultures (she spent a year traveling in Latin America), loves nature and sports, and greatly enjoys music, cooking and getting together with family and friends.