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Secrets Behind the Wall (insider tips & strategies to market yourself better to employers)

We are pleased to have five experienced guest speakers to this seminar organized by Gi2C who are able to offer insider tips & strategies to market yourself better to employers.

Jeff Frey, Co-Founder InternsInBeijing,Laura Rampazzo, International Project Manager, Topview Consulting & TradingLtd., Samantha Kwok, Founder of JingJobs, Kiran Patel, Director of Marketing& Communications, LehmanBrown and Flora Li, HR Specialist, Oasis HospitalCo. Ltd. will provide insight on:

  • How to gain work experience in China? & the importance of networking
  • Best practices (CV tips from HR managers)
  • Job posting: What?, Where?,When?
  • Winning Interviewing strategies
  • How to protect yourself w/Chinese Labor code
  • Q&A

Participants will receive:

  • 2 free drink tickets
  • Professional CV photo (first 20 early bird registration)
  • Chance to win prize in lucky draw
  • Date: Wednesday March 2nd
  • Time: 18:00pm-21:00pm
  • Cost: 100 RMB early registration, 150 RMB at the door
  • Location: Migas Restaurant, Sixth Floor, Nali Patio, 81 Sanlitun Lu Chaoyang district 三里屯北路81号那里花园6楼


Kiran Patel

Marketing & Communications Director: LehmanBrown International Accountants
Executive Committee: British Chamber of Commerce in China
Co-Chair: British Chamber of Commerce in China Marketing & Communications Forum

Kiran Patel has been living in China since 2004 and is currently the Marketing & Communications Director of LehmanBrown International Accountants, a China focused accounting, taxation and business advisory firm, combining years of international expertise with practical China experience and knowledge.

He has been living and working in China for almost 12 years and has gained vast experience across both MNC and SME businesses, setting up and operating his own mobile app business before exiting and moving back into the corporate world with LehmanBrown International Accountants.

Besides his role at LehmanBrown, Kiran is a known and active member in the business community and has taken various external positions of responsibility being proactive in the British Chamber of Commerce in China through sitting on the Executive Committee Board and Co-Chairing the MarCom Forum. He is also known for being an active organiser of the annual British Charity Ball, one of Beijing’s largest foreign business community fundraising events.


Laura Rampazzo

Laura Rampazzo comes from Venice (Italy). Laura holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Business Chinese and International Trade from the University of Venice and has lived in Beijing for six years. She is the international Project Manager of Beijing Topview Consulting & Trading Ltd. and she manages plenty of major international cooperation projects, in different areas of expertise. Within the company, Laura is also responsible for the recruitment of all the foreigners, both interns and full-time employees.



Flora has more than 6 years of experience in Recruiting and Staffing. Most recently, Flora served as HR specialist in OASIS Hospital responsible for developing and implementing recruiting strategies and management. OASIS is a full-service private hospital in Beijing that provides patient-centered care with the support of leading technology in a modern facility designed for the comfort, safety and privacy of guests. Prior to this Flora was a HR Recruiter for Novartis Pharmaceutical, a Swiss multinational pharmaceutical company based in Basel, Switzerland, ranking number one in sales among the world-wide industry to support recruiting. Flora earned a Bachelor Diploma in Human Resource at Peking University.



Samantha is the founder of JingJobs.com, a curated job platform and HR Consulting firm that connects young bilingual graduates and millennials with China focused start up opportunities. She launched JingJobs in April 2014, after experiencing a personal struggle finding visible job opportunities for younger inexperienced graduates in Beijing upon completion of her Mandarin studies. JingJobs currently has a total of 35,000 followers across social media channels and the platform. Samantha studied International Relations and Economics at the University of Sydney, Australia and graduated in March 2013. Originally from Hong Kong and Sydney, Samantha has resided in Beijing for 2 and a half years.


Jeff Frey

As Co-founder of InternsInBeijing.com, Jeff Frey built up a platform for young professionals with the aim to help them build their own network and develop business skills in order to strengthen their value in the job market. Several regular career events help the community to grow together and integrate newcomers to the Beijing life. Connecting companies with students and YP’s InternsInBeijing.com always welcomes new members and partners. Living now 2 ½ years in Beijing he experienced the student-, working- and entrepreneur life in China and just recently launched a new nightlife guide to improve the service for the young professionals in Beijing.