Executive Director, German Pool Group
Karen Chan is the Vice President, Marketing & Business Development of German Pool (Hong Kong) Ltd, and Executive Director of German Pool Group Co Ltd. Since 2010, Ms. Chan actively expands her business into new markets, by distributing German Pool to the mainland China market via wholesalers and chain stores. She has also expanded the company’s digital footprint onto various international e commerce platforms, with the likes of TMall, JD.com, Alibaba, Amazon and Yahoo; With Ms. Chan’s leadership, German Pool was the first batch of Hong Kong local brands to be invited to sale via the leading e-commerce and inflight sales platforms.
Ms. Chan’s dedication and achievement in industrial development are well recognized. She was awarded Young Industrialist Award of Hong Kong by Federation of Hong Kong Industries in 2009, Young Innovative Women Award of Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation in 2013 the 2014 Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Hong Kong and the Outstanding Women Professionals and Entrepreneurs Award in 2017 In the same year, she was appointed Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. In 2018, she was awarded as Adjunct Professor by the School of Business of Hong Kong Baptist University, and was awarded for the GBA Outstanding Women Entrepreneur Award in Family Business.