Yu-An Chen (Ann)

Hunger to learn.

New Taipei City, Taiwan

Business Skills

• Face-to-face and Telephone Communication Skills

• Team player

• Ability to work in cross-functional teams

• Ability to confidently present in any case, good at PPT

• Detailed oriented

• Fluent in English and Mandarin

• Strong analytical skill, good at EXCEL

• Problem-solving and decision-making skills

• Hunger and able to learn in an ambiguous environment


Board Member / Organizing networking events.

Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber (Taipei, Taiwan)

Dec 2017 - current

  • Responsibility 
    • Help to organize and promote networking events, such as after works and brunches.
    • Help out on Chamber's yearly and major event, such as Sweden Day.

Project Manager / Developing drone aerial inspection business.

GEOSAT Aerospace & Technology Inc.

Mar 2017 - Jul 2017

  • Responsibility 
    • Outlined measurement strategy to the new business, UAV/drone aerial inspection on solar panels and bridges. 
    • Worked and collaborated with internal cross-functional teams, including R&D, marketing, and legal affairs.
    • Led the team to plan and execute drone inspection mission, tasks including site analysis, requirement analysis, optimizing the performance of drone inspection, customer relationship management. 
  • Achievement 
    • Successfully formulated and initiated the new business of “solar panels aerial inspection by drone” and got the first contract launched within five months.
    • To initiate the projects from scratch, I organized the issues, solved technical barriers, and gain clients’ trust by positively reviewing professional publications, closely working with R&D team, and intensively reviewing clients’ requirements. 
    • Established business relationship with potential clients, such as Cathay Century Insurance, Chunghwa Telecom, and Taiwan Shin Kong Security. 

Contract Urban Planner / Launching analytical projects.

Construction and Planning Agency, Ministry of Interior, Taiwan(R.O.C.)

Apr 2016 - Dec 2016

  • Responsibility 
    • Worked and collaborated with a diverse group of stakeholders to clarify their demands. 
    • In partnership with local authorities, contractors and partner agencies, helped them to identify issues of development and build solutions.
    • Arranged and contributed to weekly seminars with various governmental agencies. 
    • Use data and insights to guide strategy of the policies implementation. 
    • Launched analytical projects by providing briefs from a variety of sources, such as daily news, public sentiments, GIS data and academic reports. Issues were various, covered from economic growth, travel industries, transportation, residences, farming, to conservation.
  • Achievement 
    • The seminars used to be lengthy and laborious because of the complexity of policies. I managed to improve the meeting efficiency by formulating a creative and productive work-flow that I introduced graphical and GIS data to the seminars, and I provided easy-to-read hands-out before the meeting.

Urban Planner / Guiding consultants to meet the policy goals.

Metropolitan Engineering Consulting Co. Ltd. 

 Jul 2012 - Oct 2015

  • Responsibility
    • Used data, insights and historical references to guide and support clients to meet the policy goals.
    • Responsible for site visits, consultant meetings, presentations, workshops, policy and case analysis, and various planning project.
    • Served as an account executive, pro-active communicated with clients, stakeholders and subcontractors by telephone, by e-mail, and in person to give consultancy of policy implementation. 
    • Verified that the reports had adapted up-to-date data, charts, graphics, and pictures. 
  • Achievement 
    • To manage the massive amount of data in an efficient and searchable way, I used Excel to build data modules and shared the modules with team members. 
    • To coach our clients with the latest planning trends, policies, and regulations, I used to build simple and easy-to-understand infographics by Power-point and Excel.  


Master / National Cheng Kung University

  • GPA 4.0
  • MA of Department of Urban Planning
  • Scholarships for Excellent Students to Study Abroad, Ministry of Education, Taiwan.
  • Worked as a TA for "History of Urban Development."

Exchanged Program / Department of Built Environment

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Exchanged Student in Built Environment. 
  • Backpacking around Europe for two months. 

Bachelor / National Cheng Kung University


  • GPA 3.92
  • BA of Department of Urban Planning
  • Gained Outstanding Student Awards for the Academic Achievement every school year.
  • Vice president of Student Association of the Department.
  • Vice President in Ming-Dao High School Alumni Chinese Orchestra and held concerts every year from 2005 to 2009.