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Are these topics appealing for you?

- Nordic Culture V.S. Chinese Culture, and how this may impact leadership

- "My Line Manager doesn't trust me"

- "I feel invisible and lost in this (matrix) organisation"

- What will make you successful or unsuccessful as a Manager in Nordic companies?

The Swedish Chamber together with Mercuri Urval is organizing a Workshop to address topics of Challenges to progress your career in a Nordic company, and coaching people who are working in Nordic companies in China, willing to develop and progress their careers in such a cross-cultural business environment. Through this workshop, you will be guided by Team Coaching to gain a better understanding of Nordic culture and behaviors as a Manager.

The design of this workshop is aiming at increasing your self-awareness of your own unique strengths as a Manager and/or Individual Contributor, at getting knowledge about how to influence and manage upwards (manage your manager), as well as understanding your own development needs in order to achieve your career aspiration.

Who should attend?

· Professionals who want to get a better understanding of Nordic Leadership and be more successful in a company with a Nordic background;

· Individuals who want to develop their careers and progress and succeed not only locally, but also globally in Nordic companies.

About the facilitators:

Lena Petersen (Co-Lead), Executive Coach & Senior Consultant

More than 10 years' experience working in international environments in China, supporting global companies within internal communications, change management, leadership development, cross-cultural collaboration and coaching. Certified coach (ACC, CPCC, a member of ICF).

Anne Zhang (Co-Lead), Executive Coach & Senior Consultant

Joined Mercuri Urval in 2010, took Team Leader role and became one of Mercuri Urval's first group of Partners in 2018. Anne is focused on Talent & Leadership Advisory and Executive Search. Typical clients are European companies that are growing fast in the Asia market facing interesting challenges during different development phases.

Event Info

Date: Thursday, 25th March, 2021

Time: 14:00 – 17:30 (China time)


• 13:30 - 14:00 Arrival and Mingle

• 14:00 - 17:00 Workshop

• 17:00 - 17:30 Questions

Price: RMB 600/Members; RMB 850/Non Members

Venue: Room 226, 2nd Floor, 20 Xinyuanli West, Chaoyang District, Beijing , 北京市朝阳区新源里西20号2层226

Please note: We have 15 seats available for this training. The sign up is on individual basis. Please sign up before the deadline of March 22th, 2021.


  • Lena Petersen (Consultant at Mercuri Urval (Shanghai) Enterprise Management Consultants Co., Ltd.)

    Lena Petersen

    Consultant at Mercuri Urval (Shanghai) Enterprise Management Consultants Co., Ltd.

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  • Anne Zhang (Partner & Director (Team Leader) of Mercuri Urval (Shanghai) Enterprise Management Consultants Co., Ltd.)

    Anne Zhang

    Partner & Director (Team Leader) of Mercuri Urval (Shanghai) Enterprise Management Consultants Co., Ltd.

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