American Chamber event in Shanghai, China


Solving Major Challenges at Work – with Interim Executives

American Chamber event in Shanghai, China
May 17, 2018 9-11 AM
Venue : AmCham Shanghai Conference Center

Spotlight Session: Executive Appointments

The theme of this Thursday, May 17 workshop is to update senior executives and HR heads with concrete steps on Solving Major Challenges at work. It may be the unexpected loss of a senior executive, a new competitive threat, a collapse in sales, a major restructuring program or the need to rapidly adapt to technology.

It could also be a new entry into a new international market; where the key person needed to deal with this situation – temporary or permanent – is lacking.

Simon Wan, Chief Executive of Cornerstone –China and partners of 10 plus countries at Senior Management Worldwide, will join Simon Wan to share their experience in solving these emergencies in USA / Europe and in China; as well providing career tips on how an executive can prepare themselves to become an Interim executive in future.

Who Should Attend

If you are an executive who provides turnaround or crisis management solutions for your China operation, you should attend and learn how we can provide you with the right person to solve whatever challenges you are facing – right now, this minute, in China and anywhere in the world.

If you are a proven talent who could meet specific management and organizational needs – You would want to come and listen to experts from across the world on how you can better prepare yourself NOW.

Successful Interim Managers Should Be

  • Generalist in executive positions
  • Specialist in senior management positions
  • Specialist in industrial sectors
  • International experience

Skillsets of Successful Interim Managers

  • Provide a high level of leadership
  • Hit the ground running
  • Objectivity
  • Flexibility

Cornerstone in China is a partner firm of Senior Management Worldwide. Our interim executives are Vetted and Validated – All candidates introduced have been referenced and their credentials verified; so our clients can move quickly to revert a crisis into opportunity.

About the Facilitator

Simon Wan is the President of Cornerstone International Group in China. He graduated with MBA & BSC, University of Alberta, Canada. Live and work in Shanghai for 20 plus years, and was CEO of British Inchcape Group, Central China & GM of Royal Philips Lighting, East Asia, before joining Cornerstone as their President in 2003.

Cornerstone China is a partner firm of Senior Management Worldwide and we accelerate the success of our clients by providing top-quality executives and interim executives in China and around the world.


09:00 Registration & Networking
09:30 Opening and welcome by Simon Wan
10.00 Session on Interim Executive by President of SMW and Managing Partners from USA / Europe/ Asia
10:45 Q&A Session / Open Sharing 11:00 Session Ends


To register for this event, please send your booking to [email protected]

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