Pedersen & Partners expands its Asia team and appoints new Principal in Vietnam

August 24, 2022 – Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search and Leadership Consulting firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, has appointed Hien Vu as a Principal in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In this role, Hien Vu will partner with clients developing their leadership teams in Vietnam.

Hien Vu is a Principal at Pedersen & Partners, based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ms. Vu has spent the majority of her 20+ year career in Human Resources and Executive Search Consulting. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Vu founded and led a boutique Executive Search firm in Ho Chi Minh City, providing Executive Search services across a broad range of industries with a particular focus on the Industrial sector. Earlier in her career, Ms. Vu served as the Executive Search & Selection Director for a Human Resources Management service provider in Vietnam offering Recruitment Services and HR Solutions.

Nisit Krutkaew

“We have steadily grown our footprint in the Asia Pacific markets over the past several years, including the opening of our Vietnam office earlier in 2022. Hien is a seasoned HR and Search professional, with extensive knowledge of the Vietnamese market and strong track record of partnering with clients to build their leadership teams. As our Regional and Global clients continue expanding in the region, specifically Vietnam, we are very pleased to have Hien as part of our team in Vietnam as she will add immediate value to our clients,” stated Nisit Krutkaew, Client Partner, Head of Indochina at Pedersen & Partners.

Hien Vu

“I look forward to joining the global Pedersen & Partners Team. The approach when it comes to working as one global team and bringing the geographic, industry, and domain expertise to clients will be a key differentiator in Vietnam. I am confident that as the Vietnam market continues on a high growth trajectory that Pedersen & Partners will be uniquely positioned to drive value to both local and foreign companies as they build and evolve their leadership teams,” added Hien Vu, Principal at Pedersen & Partners.


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