Derek Wu

Derek Wu is the Global Head of Human Resources of Lee Kum Kee Sauce Group. He leads the overall human resources strategies in support of global business strategies, corporate culture, organisation and people development.

In recent years, the Group garnered ATD (Association for Talent Development) Excellence in Practice Awards, the Best Companies to Work For in Asia in Mainland China, Hong Kong China and Malaysia, and received more than 60 international and regional HR excellence awards ranging from HR strategic planning, global and local HR strategies, employer branding, talent management, learning and development, workplace culture and wellbeing, employee engagement and communication to the best candidate experience.

Derek was named HR Head of the Year by Human Resources magazine and APAC CHRO of the Year by HRO Today magazine. 

Before this position, Derek had extensive regional HR experience in FMCG, logistics, and banking industries. He is a council member and human resources committee member of a large-scale NGO in Hong Kong, and also a member of the people management committee of Hong Kong Management Association.