Chris Chen is the co-founder of paave, a management consultancy focussed on digital transformation, e-commerce and PR. Prior to paave, he was most recently the Head of Consumer Healthcare and Director of Digital Strategy at Mundipharma for the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa markets.
Mr Chen graduated from the University of Auckland with a BSc in Biomedical Science (Neurobiology), and later completed Postgraduate studies in Pharmaceutical Science at the same institute.
Prior to joining Mundipharma, he was the Head of Search for the Customer Solutions & Innovation team at Google. As part of this role, he led the Asia Pacific commercial business strategy for performance-driven advertisers.
He has a particular interest in the intersection of health and technology having spent his time before Google working in both the pharmaceutical and telecommunication industries at Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca and Telecom NZ.