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Pearl So

Photo of Pearl So

Nationality:
Hong Kong, China

Age:
23

Competition:
WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

Competing in:
Visual Merchandising and Window Dressing

Champions Trust Regional Representative for Asia (China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong China, Japan, Korea, Macao China, and Turkey)

Pearl’s job is to create the designs that catch the eye and make her customers say “Wow!” as they pass by.

She works as an Exhibition Designer in Hong Kong making 2D and 3D designs from the concept and planning stage right through to building the eventual displays. She says that becoming a WorldSkills Champion defined who she is and changed her life, “WorldSkills helped me to find my own skills and gave me the passion and confidence to participate in it. Being in the Champions Trust is now a perfect opportunity for me to give something back.”

Pearl enjoys how her skill has brought her into contact with different cultures and different angles of seeing things and this pushed her beyond her comfort zone to benefit her professional and personal growth.

“Skills have changed my life,” says Pearl, “now I want to use my position to help others and improve our world with the global power of skills.”

Skills helped me to create my career path and gave me the passion and confidence to participate in it. Skills have totally changed my life, now I want to use my position to help others and improve our world with the global power of skills.

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