BEIJING—Six months after returning to Ruder Finn China as managing director, training and offerings, Elan Shou has been promoted to senior vice-president, Ruder Finn China. In her new role, Elan will focus on continuing Ruder Finn’s decade-long double-digit growth and consolidating the China operations, with the three China offices reporting to her.
Shou worked for Ruder Finn from 2001 to 2008, heading Ruder Finn Shanghai for five years, and growing the 10-person office an operation with 50 staff.
In her new role, Shou will be based in Shanghai and continues to report to Jean Michel Dumont, who was promoted to chairman of Ruder Finn Asia two years ago. Dumont will temporarily relocate to Singapore to focus on extending Ruder Finn’s growth in other Asian markets.