Godelieve van Dooren

Leadership Profile

Godelieve van Dooren

CEO Southeast Asia
Growth Markets & Asia Career Business Leader

Based in Singapore where she has lived for the past 15 years, Godelieve van Dooren spearheads the growth and expansion of Mercer in South East Asia’s high growth markets of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand, helping companies navigate the health, wealth and career needs of the fast-evolving workforce in the region.


In her role as Asia Career Business Leader, she drives the innovation and expansion of Mercer’s Career solutions and services, enhancing the firm’s capability to design and deliver impactful people solutions to clients across Asia, empowering more clients in their business and workforce transformation as they navigate the realities of a post-COVID 19 world.


Prior to this role, Godelieve was the Regional Industries Leader for Asia Pacific. She established Mercer’s Asia Pacific Employee Benefits Solutions segment and grew the firm’s benefits benchmarking and design consulting across the region. From 2013 to 2016, she led the Career Products business across eight markets in ASEAN.


In recent years, she has played a critical role in growing Mercer’s Regional Career Products business and expanding Mercer’s Human Resources Industry networks comprising of large High-Tech, Life Sciences, FMCG, Chemical, Retail and Hospitality companies – where she worked with leading clients to shape progressive and sustainable HR programs.


Godelieve holds a MA in Law from the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.