Sharon Szeto

Director, Asia - Consumer & Manufacturing

A Director at Ethos BeathChapman's Consumer, Industrial and Healthcare practice, Sharon is an executive recruitment professional with more than 20 years of experience, with 17 years spent in executive search and another seven years as an in-house talent acquisition leader. 

Sharon's executive search expertise covered mainly the consumer and manufacturing sectors: FMCG, retail, hospitality, consumer banking, electronics and industrial manufacturing. Sharon pro-actively immerses in her clients’ businesses, adding value with high standards of service through the provision of business and talent landscape insights, and market intelligence. 

Prior to joining EBC, Sharon was the talent acquisition director at Jabil, an American global manufacturing services company with more than 100 plants in 28 countries and 170,000 employees worldwide. In her 7.5 years at Jabil, Sharon was responsible for developing and executing talent acquisition strategies to strengthen Jabil’s human capital capabilities. In addition, she was leading a team of recruiters and sourcing specialists across Asia, establishing clear accountabilities and empowering them to act and be accountable for accomplishing their assigned tasks.

Sharon’s combination of executive search and in-house talent acquisition experience provides her the deep knowledge, insight and understanding of the diverse and specialized roles within the consumer and manufacturing sectors in Asia, enabling her to present the right talent to her clients.

A classically trained pianist, Sharon enjoys working and relaxing to the compositions of Beethoven, Bach, Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky.