Global Lead – Diversity & Inclusion (Head of APAC D&I) Sanofi
pharmaceuticals healthcare major, Sanofi, has appointed Annie Lim as
global diversity and inclusion (D&I) lead, based in Singapore. In this
role, she manages and implements strategic enterprise programmes, develops and
deploys global inclusive workplace practices, and evolves cultural
efforts in supporting Sanofi’s global diversity and inclusion approach.
She will also
serve as a global leader to catalyse and shape gender balance, embed D&I
into human capital strategy, and enhance organisational culture to drive
desired organisation outcomes to key stakeholders.
continue to leverage her past pharma and consulting experiences across APAC and
her 10 years of overseas expertise working in China, as well as setting up CoE
practice centers in talent acquisition and talent development and leadership
She is a Sanofi long-timer,
having been with the company since September 2014 when she joined as head of
talent acquisition for APAC, based in Shanghai. She then moved to Singapore in
2016 as regional talent management lead for the Asia CoE. Prior to Sanofi, she
has experience working with GSK, Pall Life Sciences, Adecco, Lee Hecht
Harrison, and more. Her regional success includes large scale recruitment,
harmonizing processes, set up robust governance structure and sustainable
improvements on compliance.
Annie has over 23
years of experience in the areas of Talent Management & Acquisition, Career
Transition & Leadership Development, HR transformation, Change Management
and International Recruitment. Annie graduated from The George Washington
University (USA) with a Master’s in Human Resource Development (HRD) and a
Degree in Business Marketing from the Monash University (Australia). She is
also an alumni member of the IMD (Lausanne) business school. Annie enjoys being
an in-house TTT for best talent acquisition and management practices, and is a
certified coach in 360 degrees, SHL OPQ and DISC. Bringing her broad expertise,
it gives her great satisfaction to coach, nurture and develops people to be
successful in their roles.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Annie.