Sandpiper promotes Sarada Chellam and Elizabeth Chu to lead its Singapore office
Sandpiper has promoted Sarada Chellam to General Manager and Elizabeth Chu to Deputy General Manager of its Singapore office. Sarada joined the agency as a Director in 2018 from Ketchum Singapore where she was Senior Vice President. She has almost 20 years of experience in communications and journalism and specialises in corporate, brand, and crisis communications and provides strategic counsel for clients working across a range of industries including healthcare, technology, travel, and consumer brands.
Elizabeth has been with Sandpiper in Singapore for close to three years and specialises in the financial, technology, and professional services sectors. She set-up and grew Sandpiper’s operations in China, spending time between Beijing and Shanghai before returning to Singapore full-time in 2020. Elizabeth has more than a decade of experience working in corporate communications across the Greater China and the Southeast Asia region.
Kelly Johnston, Chief Operating Officer, Sandpiper Communications, said: “It’s been a privilege to work alongside Sarada and Elizabeth as we have expanded in Singapore. They are both talented consultants who lead from the front, are strong ambassadors for our culture and values, and have built trusted partnerships with clients. With our Singapore team doubling in size over the past year, their appointments will help drive forward our continued growth and success.”