SINGAPORE – Michael Johnsen has been promoted to vice president, Asia Pacific Region, of Arpin International Group’s corporate division.
In his new role, Johnsen will oversee corporate business development, growth strategies and planning for Arpin’s Asian offices in China, Singapore and Hong Kong – as well as for the APAC region. He will also continue to be responsible for the overall performance of Arpin China, working closely with the Arpin China team to deliver world-class Arpin services to multi-national corporations and their transferees.
“Under Michael’s leadership for the past four years, our offices and operations in China have seen incredible growth,” said Bob Sullivan, senior vice president of corporate accounts of Arpin International Group. “With Michael now in charge of our Asia Pacific Region, we look forward to seeing him bring his talents to the broader market and work to expand our account base there.”
Johnsen, who is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, joined the company’s Shanghai office in 2013 and served as vice president of business development. Today, he resides in Singapore. Johnsen is a former U.S. Marine and holds an MBA from ESCP Europe in Paris.