Hanover, MD (October 5th, 2021) — Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, announced the placement of Sarah She as head of legal, APAC at BISSELL Inc., the 140-year-old family-owned home, floor and pet care consumer products corporation. The search was led by Jack McDouall of Allegis-BN, MLA’s China affiliate.
Based in the firm’s Shanghai office, Sarah will be providing legal advice and support to business leaders in the China and APAC region on a broad range of commercial matters, especially in the areas of marketing, commercial contracts and sales, supply chain, compliance and IP issues.
Commenting on the appointment, Global General Counsel Misha Sukenik noted: “Sarah not only possesses outstanding experience in the consumer products sector, but she also is adept at working in highly-regulated and fast-moving global businesses. With her knowledge of the retail and manufacturing sectors as well as her strength of character and ability to influence strategic decisions, Sarah will be an important member of the senior leadership team and a valued contributor to BISSELL’s business strategy. We are thrilled with the terrific and focused partnership of MLA in conducting this critical search.”
Most recently, Sarah was senior group corporate counsel with Kering China, where she handled a broad legal portfolio for the firm’s 12 luxury brands in both mainland China and Taiwan. Earlier roles include senior legal counsel roles at BP (China) and DKSH China.
A qualified PRC lawyer, Sarah holds an LLB from the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing.
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