May Leng Kwok, Regional Head, (Assoc CIPD)
May Leng joined the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development in 2006. She has worked in the education sector for over 10 years with an emphasis on professional development and qualifications both within the UK and internationally.
She has responsibility for driving CIPD’s growth agenda in key international markets by building awareness of the CIPD brand, raise HR capability, strengthen HR content and community links, and grow CIPD qualification and short course provision as well as membership across the region.
As part of May Leng’s role, she establishes relationships with key stakeholders and influencers in region across local government, trade unions, employer federations, professional institutes, research bodies and universities, as well as MNC’s and large regional conglomerates to build strategic partnerships for CIPD.
May Leng has lead the institutes Continuing Professional Development Working Party and represented the CIPD at the Professional Associations Research Network. She regularly speaks at CIPD’s conferences and exhibitions and is invited to run seminars and workshops.
Much of May Leng’s earlier career has been spent working with secondary schools internationally on promoting the importance of education and career pathways.