Sue Lyn Chong © Jan Zappner

Sue Lyn Chong

Senior Project Manager

Sue Lyn’s speciality lies in rational analytics combined with intuitive creativity. She derives most satisfaction from implementing new ideas and unique solutions that lead to real impact. As a gifted organiser, a holistic approach to sustainable project implementation became her vocation. She strives for a mindful lifestyle and practises awareness in everything she does.

Sue Lyn has been working with the Global Diplomacy Lab (GDL) since its founding year in 2014. Her expertise lies in the coordination and planning of sustainable and innovative network-based activities all over the world. Social responsibility and supporting local change makers are part and parcel of her work. Before joining the GDL, Sue Lyn organised alumni meetings for the Training for International Diplomats programme at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin. Prior to that, she completed her traineeship in Brand Communications during which she had a strong focus on identifying new trends, experiences, and perspectives. Before that, she worked as a freelance project manager in the creative sector for several years, always in search of new challenges. Sue Lyn holds an MA in Cultural Management and Cultural Tourism from the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) and a BSc in Economics from the Freie Universität Berlin.

With both Chinese Malaysian and German roots, Sue Lyn grew up in Heidelberg between two cultural backgrounds, laying the foundations for her work in an international environment today. In her daily life, she combines an eye for detail and respect for everyone in order to create a joint vision that generates trust and cooperation. She practices yoga, recently discovered the hula hoop and is always in the search of the culinary mind-blowing experience.

Email: sue‑
Phone: +49 (0)30 1817 2158

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