Managing Workforce Across Asia

  • When:
    Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Where:
    British Chamber Shanghai - We suggest that you enter the ZhangYuan community from the north gate on Taixing Lu (near Wujiang Lu)., 上海英国商会 (建议从泰兴路上的张园入口进入)
    No.9, Sub-lane 56, Lane 590, Weihai Lu, Shanghai
  • Price:
    RMB 100 including light snacks and drinks. Members only.

This event will be of interest to HR Directors, General Managers, and Asia Regional Directors who need to manage teams across various countries in Asia.

The Chamber’s HR Focus Group invites Adam Livermore, Partner at Dezan Shira & Associates, to talk about the major challenges that HR Departments can face when managing its workforce across various Asian countries.

Adam’s presentation will cover issues relating to language barriers, cultural differences and coordination challenges, as well as share his insights on different social insurance systems and the impact of high staff turnover. Solutions to overcome these problems based on real case studies will also be discussed.

By attending this workshop, attendees will receive practical tips on how to conquer the above challenges and learn how to manage their workforce across Asia in a more effective way.

Location of the British Chamber Shanghai Office - we suggest that you enter the ZhangYuan community from the north gate on Taixing Lu (near Wujiang Lu)

New office map - Jun

No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Walk-in Policy: Please note that members who attend the event without prior reservation will be charged a walk-in fee of RMB50 if spaces are still available.

Speaker Introduction

Adam Livermore

Partner, Dezan Shira & Associates

Born in London, Adam has been living in China for the past ten years and is proficient in Chinese and Japanese. Adam directly manages Dezan Shira’s Dalian, Qingdao and India offices while leading the team providing integrated payroll processing services to clients across China, Vietnam, India, Hong Kong and Singapore. Adam has a particular specialisation in the areas of human resources in China, relating to both the legal and administration aspects, as well as possessing a comprehensive understanding of the key legal and accounting topics relating to foreign direct investment in China.

Event contact

Joanna Zhang
+86 21 6218 5022