Head of HR and Corporate Affairs - Shun Shing Group
Lelia Konyn is the Head of Human Resources and Corporate Affairs of Shun Shing Group, a vertically integrated industrial, trading and shipping group. She works with the board of directors on strategy and brand development, talent and performance management, and organizational evolution to achieve successful international growth.
Prior to Shun Shing, Lelia held global HR roles at DFS and Noble Group, where she was responsible for operations in 38 countries on 5 continents. She managed growth, acquisitions, restructuring and divestments, implementing change, building performing teams, and optimizing organization for business success. She is recognized for her strategic ability, tactical execution and results delivery.
She started her career as Management Trainee at Eisenberg Group in Israel, and has been based in Hong Kong since 1991.
Lelia holds a first honours BA degree in International Relations and East Asia Studies from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and a Non-Executive Director Diploma from Financial Times, Hong Kong.
She served on the International Advisory Council of Schulich Business School, York University, Toronto, Canada, and was Chairwoman of IOBM in Hong Kong. She speaks 7 languages.