With over 20 years of experience in public relations, Rhea Dubois-Phillips brings a breadth of international experience to her role as Interim GM of Edelman’s Vancouver office.
Leading Edelman Vancouver’s Corporate and Employee Engagement practice groups, Rhea draws on her 15 years of experience working across Asia in key markets such as Hong Kong, Beijing, Jakarta, Seoul and Singapore, where she provided senior counsel to major blue chip companies including Lehman Brothers, Microsoft, ING IM, LG Phillips LCD and AsiaSat.
Her notable experience while abroad included acting as Director of Public and Investor Relations for Asia’s first-ever satellite-based mobile phone project, ASIA Cellular Satellite (ACeS), partnering with Lockheed Martin, Hughes, Telesat Canada and the Russian Space Agency to launch the landmark satellite project.
At Edelman, Rhea plays an instrumental role in building the firm’s intellectual capital resources, driving initiatives such as the APAC Stakeholder Survey and the annual Edelman Global Trust Barometer.
Rhea holds a Master’s of English from the University of London, England, as well as Diploma from the University of Paris V (Sorbonne), France.