PropertyGuru appoints Genevieve Godwin as HR director

Romesh Navaratnarajah22 May 2018

Genevieve Godwin HR crop

Genevieve Godwin, HR director at PropertyGuru Group.

PropertyGuru Group, Asia’s leading online property company, has appointed Genevieve Godwin as its human resources (HR) director.

Godwin brings 17 years of international HR experience across various industries including advertising, technology and communications. Prior to this role, she served as head of HR at Telenor’s Digital Businesses across Asia Pacific, Europe and the US.

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Godwin will lead the HR function for PropertyGuru’s 450 employees across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia, and will collaborate with business leaders to develop and implement strategies aimed at helping employees reach their goals.

Commenting, PropertyGuru Group chief operating officer Jeremy Williams said: “Genevieve’s global digital experience will be of immense value as we continue to grow and build our business throughout Southeast Asia.

“Human resources is a strategic function and ensuring that we continue to attract, retain and develop the very best talent in the industry is fundamental to the delivery of our business objectives,” he added.

Started 10 years ago, PropertyGuru has been voted by consumers as ‘Asia’s Most Influential Brand for Online Property Search’ and its portals attract over 25 million property seekers every month.

Last month, the company unveiled a brand refresh that includes revamped websites, mobile apps, a new logo and the slogan ‘Look Forward To Home’.

The move is in line with its strategy to become a high-growth technology company.

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Romesh Navaratnarajah, Senior Editor at PropertyGuru, edited this story. To contact him about this or other stories, email


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