Shonemen is in people business and people in Shonemen is natually the most valuable assets we hold. 


Shuo Yang

Managing Partner, London and Beijing


Expertise: Executive Search in Management Consulting and Digital, Talent Strategy, Career Advisory


Shuo is a QCG qualified career advisor and a partner in executive search with in-depth knowledge and extensive experience in management consulting sector. He has been partnering with global tier 1 strategy house and other consultancies for over 10 years. He is a member of Career Development Institute, UK and coaches all level of individual talent for their Career Development, Management and Transition.


Shuo holds BEng in Pharmaceutical Engineering, MSc in Molecular Biology and PgDip in Career Guidance.


Gabriel Nicolaou

Business Partner, London


Expertise: Change Management and Talent Management


Gabriel is an energetic people change manager with experience in change management and global transformation projects including SAP, MS-Dynamics, Salesforce and Workday. He specialises in establishing strong networks, identifying high-impact changes and building positive employee experience through structured change methods.


Through his previous change recruitment and recent change consulting assignments, Gabriel combines commercial operations change management good practice and handson experience across multinational companies.


Ella Liang

Business Partner, London and Chengdu


Expertise: Executive Search in Information Technology and Services, Digital and SAP/ERP


Ella is a trusted executive search partner and has been working with medium to large size multinational corporates and consultancies across various industries including Consumer Goods, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Industrial Goods, Travel and Tourism and Financial Institute predominantly in Greater China and Asia. She is an experienced and well-connected career advisor and headhunter working with IT/IS/ERP professionals from consultant to senior executive level to fulfil their career ambitions and progression.


Ella holds BSc in Mathematics with Finance.


Xin Tian

Operation Director, London and Beijing


Expertise: Internal Business Operations



Xin has over 10 years working experience as Senior Operation Manager for Golden Meditech Ltd in UK, a HK stock listed business group with major business in healthcare and medical products. She has extensive experience in managing cross-culture business operations as a native Mandarin speaker.


Xin holds BA in International Marketing.