We are thrilled to announce the very worthy recipients of the IPWS Women Leadership Awards 2016! We received a record number of nominations this year, showcasing the vast group of immensely talented women (and men!) in Shanghai’s professional community.
We recognized the WLA 2016 winners at the inaugural IPWS Leadership Summit last Friday, 27 May. Photos and further details from the event will be shared on our website in the coming days, so stay tuned!
Thank you once again to our six jury members – tasked with the very difficult decision of selecting the WLA 2016 winners; and to all the inspiring entrants in the WLA 2016.
Business Leader of the Year:
Isabelle Chouvet, CEO/Co-Founder, K2 Asia
Young Business Leader of the Year:
Paris Xu, Founder and CEO, MSParis
Entrepreneur of the Year:
Ann C. James, Executive Director, Urban Aphrodite International
Innovator of the Year:
Ivanka Xu, Founder and CEO, Merak (award accepted – above – by Ivanka’s colleague Penny Pan)
Social Contributor of the Year:
Marie-Lucie Spoke, Managing Director, Community Roots China
HeforShe Man of the Year:
Richard Chenghao Lin, Managing Director, Korn Ferry International
Congratulations to all WLA 2016 Winners! And a big congrats to all finalists and nominees this year! If you attended the Summit, you might like to read about the event and see the photos!