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Shelley Tang, Senior Associate

Shelley joined Asia Carbon in 2015 and is based in Malaysia. She has over 12 years’ experience in executive search having worked at Manpower Professional, Talent2 and Bo Le Associates. She specializes in sourcing and recruiting senior leadership roles for clients across the Asia Pacific region. She started as a Research Associate in Bo Le and her role covers market research, candidate mapping, telephone screening, initial short listing of candidates for consultants, managing consultant’s expectations, conducting reference checks and acting as a client liaison for interview arrangements. She was later promoted to the role of an Associate (Consultant) where she took on extra responsibilities of client management, candidate interview, writing candidate assessments, managing client and candidate expectations, managing candidate offer, basically managing the entire recruitment process.

In Talent2, she first started as a Resourcer responsible for providing research support to Australian clients and companies. Her coverage included countries like Australia, New Zealand, UAE and United Kingdom. She was later promoted to a management role where she headed the research team in Talent2 Malaysia as the Head of Research. She helped set up and manage the research team whilst still remaining very hands-on as a Researcher.

She joined Manpower Professional in 2012 as the Head of Research and have been tasked to start and head up their research team. In 2015 she joined Asia Carbon Search as a Senior Associate conducting high profile leadership searches in the APAC region.

Career Snapshot

  • 2012 – 2015: Head of Research at Manpower Professional Group
  • 2010 – 2012: Head of Research at Talent2
  • 2007 – 2009: Resourcer, Australian market at Talent2
  • 2005 – 2007: Associate at Bo Le Associates
  • 2002 – 2004: Research Associate at Bo Le Associates


  • Talent Mapping
  • Insurance
  • Financial Services
  • Technology


In-depth industry knowledge and a big picture of talent market make a difference to a search.
Shelley Tang

Shelley Tang

Senior AssociateShelley joined Asia Carbon in 2015 and is based in Malaysia.


  • Advanced Certificate in Marketing of the Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Shelly speaks fluent English, Bahasa Malaysia, Cantonese, and Mandarin