Goodbaby International Appoints SVP Human Resources To Facilitate Expansion in New Markets
Goodbaby International is pleased to announce Simone Berger has been appointed as Senior Vice President (SVP) of Group Human Resources Goodbaby International. With this newly created role, the Group is strengthening its management team as part of a broader strategy to expand in existing and new markets.
Simone Berger’s promotion reinforces the importance of recruiting and retaining the best global talents for the Group. Prior to her promotion, she was working for the Group’s premium juvenile brand CYBEX, initially as Director Human Resources and more recently as Vice President Human Resources. With continued effort for excellence in every aspect, the Group deems the importance to have the right people on board. Goodbaby International enables every single employee to thrive in an environment of entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, passion, respect and trust. To support this, the new global corporate website has integrated an international career portal covering North & South America, Europe and Asia to attract the best talents.
“I am delighted that Simone joins us at Goodbaby International. I am sure, as I worked with her successfully in the past few years, she will be a significant asset to the Group”, said Martin Pos, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Goodbaby International. “This is a key position, as the people in our organization are our most valued resource.”
Simone Berger has been an international HR executive for more than 10 years. After working in the USA and Germany at Bayer AG, one of the leading life science companies, she relocated to Asia in 2005. She spent almost 6 years in Shanghai at Schaeffler Group, a globally-known German automotive supplier. There she led the international Human Resources function for the Asia Pacific Region. In 2010 Simone moved with Schaeffler Group to Singapore. Prior to joining CYBEX/Goodbaby, she was the Regional Manager Human Resources Asia Pacific at Voith Turbo Singapore, a German multinational corporation in the mechanical engineering sector with worldwide operations.
“I am very honoured to be able to support our mission and take part in the growth of the area of human resources to a new level of excellence. Being part of such a motivated and driven management team is inspiring to me”, commented Simone Berger on her promotion.