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Laura Mitchelson

Laura is a China addict currently designing and delivering workshop and facilitation solutions for multinationals.  

Her previous work with government, corporations, small business and charities helps her deliver new perspectives and fresh approaches and to be energetic in solution design for clients. In all her previous roles Laura has been involved in improving the efficiencies of multinational organizations, deepening mutual understanding of communication practices and developing teams in China and she loves it.

Despite it not being officially approved by the authorities, she is, in fact, at least half Chinese!

Last book you read…
"The Keeper of Lost Things” by Ruth Hogan.

Your heroes include…
Corinne Hua, Anne Shippobotham, Ineke Berlyn and my Dad (none of them famous but all heroic!)

Favourite line from a film…
"I want the Truth, You can’t Handle the Truth” (I make my kids say it!)

Best day at work (so far)…
It’s too hard – there have been lots, fortunately.

Who make you laugh…
My brother, my oldest friend, my daughter, my husband and Peter Kay.

Last journey you took…
Back to England from Shanghai.

What’s on your desk…
Some sweets kindly brought back from Inner Mongolia (a gift from a colleague), some papers that haven’t been filed yet, a glass of water and some facial spray for waking me up come about 3pm.

How do you deal with stress…
Yoga, good friends and hugs.

3 people you’d like to have dinner with (dead or alive)…
Hugh Laurie, Xi Jinping, an AI expert or futurist type!

Favourite place…
Bagan or Lhasa.