Valerie Lim Jun Mei has been appointed General Manager of Helix PR with immediate effect.
Valerie joined Helix PR in 2011 as a consultant and was subsequently promoted to senior consultant.
An accountant by training who previously worked for KPMG, Valerie will be responsible for overseeing the management of the agency’s public relations and maritime crisis accounts as well as assisting the directors in corporate development, financial planning and the delivery of bottom line profit. She will continue to be involved in the servicing of Helix PR’s key accounts.
Valerie said today: “Having grown with Helix and our clients through the company’s formative years, I feel privileged to accept my new appointment. As forerunners in the maritime and insurance specialist PR business in Asia, this is where we will continue to make our mark and grow our business further. With the support of my colleagues and clients, I look forward to entering the next phase of growth with Helix.”
Edward Ion, Managing Director of Helix PR, added: “This appointment is a natural progression for Val and Helix. With her strong background in business and finance combined with her in-depth knowledge of maritime and insurance public relations in Asia, Val is a great fit for this job and I am confident she will help drive Helix PR as we take our next step forward.”