Innovation Activation Senior Manager
Elva is the Innovation Activation Sr. Manager with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS for JLABS @ Shanghai. In this role, she is responsible for engagement activations for Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS brands across China and the Asia Pacific region in support of business objectives, driving awareness and advancing organizational reputation. Elva oversees and organizes the creation and implementation of JLABS programming, managing community engagement and ensuring optimal regional presence.
Prior to joining JLABS, Elva held a range of positions across communications, operations and government relations. Most recently, Elva led integrated initiatives at Enterprise Government Affairs for Johnson & Johnson China to shape the innovation policy environment through identifying and engaging local government at both the national and provincial level. Prior to Johnson & Johnson, Elva spent several years as Section Chief in the State Tax Bureau of China and was an Operation Manager at IBM.
Elva completed her Bachelor of International Trade and Economics from the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) and went on to earn her MBA in International Finance from SUFE and Tokyo University. Elva also holds a Master in Public Health from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master in Communication from the National University of Singapore.