VP Human Resources
Lenovo China and (APLA) Asia Pacific, Latin America
Gao Lan is HR VP of Lenovo Group responsible for APLA and China. Lan is a seasoned HR professional who joined Lenovo in 2009. In the past 3 years, she partnered with business leaders to build strong organization capability & talent pool, which are critical to the business success. She has set up clear vision & strategy in APLA and China, built a very solid HR partners team, and initiated talent & leadership development programs. Lan has a rich history as an HR professional in Fortune 500 multinational companies. Before joining Lenovo, Lan worked for Thomson as HR VP for Asia Pacific. She worked as HR VP for Asia Gas in BP. And prior to that, Lan was Country Head of HR for Novartis China & HK.
Lenovo is a $US30 billion personal technology company & the second largest PC company in the world. Dedicated to building engineered PCs & mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, efficient global supply chain & strong strategic execution. Lenovo develops, manufactures & markets technology products & services. With 27,000 employees based in 160 countries, Lenovo is a global company, valuing & respecting diversity & cultural integration. Lenovo launched the Women in Leadership program in 2007 with the purpose of addressing key priorities that would support women’s growth. Lenovo is proud to be the Official & Technology Sponsor of the Women's Forum since 2006.