“I strongly believe that understanding what clients’ needs are is the first step towards successful placement.”
Jody Kong started her career in the apparel industry and worked at the buying offices of Pepe Clothing and C&A Department Store in Hong Kong. In 1993, she embarked on her executive search career in a boutique search firm as a specialized Consultant for the apparel and retail industry. She then later expanded her clientele to the Consumer and Industrial sectors.
She brings more than 25 years of experience in assisting clients in their executive recruitment needs and has served a wide spectrum of clients in a variety of industries. Prior to joining Signium in late 2015, she was at Stanton Chase Greater China as a Managing Director for consumer and industrial sectors. Her successful placements focus on mid to senior management positions in Asia namely Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Korea, Vietnam and Cambodia.
Jody holds a Higher Diploma in Fashion and Clothing Technology from the Hong Kong Polytechnic (now Hong Kong Polytechnic University) and an MBA from Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham. She speaks English, Mandarin and native Cantonese. During her pastime, Jody practises Yoga, enjoys art appreciation and volunteers as a student mentor.