Korn Ferry
Paul Chau

Paul Chau

Head of CIO Center of Expertise, Asia Pacific

Hong Kong

Mr. Chau has over a decade of executive search experience, and is highly regarded by clients of his expertise in the technology sector.

Mr. Chau focuses on leading senior-level searches with a wide range of clients across multiple industries that include consumer, retail, technology & services, industrial, healthcare and financial services.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Chau was head of technology practice for a boutique search firm in Asia. Previously, He spent over 10 years with an international search firm in Hong Kong where he worked with high-profile clients in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors.

Prior to executive search, Mr. Chau was the Managing Director at Scan Coin Ltd, a company developing and manufacturing banking-related equipment. With Scan Coin, he was responsible for direct marketing, business development and P&L. Prior to Scan Coin, Mr. Chau was with AT&T for 10 years in Hong Kong, Beijing and the United States working in product development, corporate development & strategy, and sales. He started his career with Meyer Electronics Ltd, a consumer electronics design and manufacturing company.

Mr. Chau has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from City University of New York and an MBA from the Stern School of Business, New York University.