Talks by SwedCham Singapore


Emma Hågemo on the Business Community’s Role in Creating a More Equal Work Place

Season 2, Ep. 2

In this episode, we are delighted to have as guest Emma Hågemo, the Vice President Global R&D & Head of Asia Commercial Division, at SwedCham member Oriflame Cosmetics. She is a business- and strategy-oriented R&D leader with a background in McKinsey and almost 15 years of experience in the cosmetics industry. Along with SwedCham’s launch of #Candid: 100 perspectives on Gender Equality, Emma suggested that Swedish companies in Singapore should join forces in a pledge to double up on paternity leave from two (government-sponsored in Singapore) to four weeks. In this episode, Emma will talk about her views on paternity leave, how it has benefitted her professionally and how it could benefit Swedish companies in the region.

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