Team of expat experts in relocation in Vietnam

Stéphanie Ralu - CEO of Relocation Vietnam

Stephanie Ralu41 years ago, I was born in Lisieux, France, by the sea, into a traditional Normand family. I rapidly caught the jitters, first Paris, then Brussels and finally Ho Chi Minh City, 12 years ago, where I have chosen to settle down with my husband and 2 children.

My Studies

I obtained my Baccalaureate Diploma at the Catholic School of Fremont in France and later acquired both a Master’s Degree in Economic Sciences and in Strategic Marketing.

My CV

I am an entrepreneur at heart and my career choices in Marketing and Communication have always oriented me towards others.

  • Account manager for an advertising and communication agency (Paris, France)
  • Created my own communication agency (Paris, France)
  • Communication agency (Brussels, Belgium)
  • Communication agency (HCMC, Vietnam)
  • Relocation consultant (HCMC, Vietnam)

My Interests and Hobbies

My children; general culture; discovering the world and its inhabitants and most of all, good food!

My Key Strengths

A born entrepreneur; problem solver; rigorous; resourceful; curious and creative

How to contact me: stephanie@relocationvietnam.com

Inès & Clémence - Marketing Team

Both from a course at emlyon business school in France, we are responsible for creating the company's communications and visuals, we also manage social networks and the website.

Our Interests and Hobbies 

Passionate about travel and discovering new cultures, we like to discover little by little the hidden places of Asia. We then write monthly articles in the newsletter "Escapade" explaining the good tips we have found and that we want to share.

Océane Thomazeau - Sales Manager

Océane ThomazeauGraduated from the School of Management, IAE Nancy, with a Master's degree in Foreign Languages, Trade and International Strategies, I take care of new clients and am responsible for monitoring their relocation. My interest in the English language and a university experience in Exeter, England, allows me to communicate with all types of English speakers.

My Interests and Hobbies

Passionate about oenology, I love to share a good time with my friends over a glass of wine and a good meal.

How to contact me: oceane@relocationvietnam.com

To Anh Nguyet - Immigration Specialist

To Anh NguyetI was born in Saigon, I have been living with my family in District 1 for more than 45 years and witnessed a lot of changes in my country mostly in urban expansion these last years.

My Studies

I had a chance to study French Full Curriculum in a French School Regina Mundi from my early years in Saigon and started to study English from Middle to Secondary School - I obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration.

My Career Path

I have had opportunities to work in different fields in Banking, Medical and mostly in Education, acquiring experiences in HR activities, immigration services for expats and recruitment skills:

  • Executive Secretary at BNP Paribas Bank
  • Executive Assistant and HR Manager at DialAsie French Hospital
  • HR Manager at Australian International School in District 2- Ho Chi Minh City
  • Recruitment Coordinator at RMIT International University

My Interests and Hobbies

Travelling and reading, mostly business books - Love animals and nature

My Key Strengths

Fluent in Vietnamese, French and English, supportive, adaptable to new environment and changes, flexible.

Emma Paterson - Relocation Consultant

Emma Peterson37 years ago I was born in England and was brought up in a family of 9 (including our dog). At 20 the heady lights of London were calling and my love of adventure and travelling began. In 2009, I launched an affiliate marketing website which, two years after, gave me the opportunity to leave my twelve-year career and start traveling. My first stop was Ho Chi Minh City that I have never left... 

My Studies

  • Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma, London.
  • TESOL - Teach English a Foreign Language, London

My CV

I started working in online marketing in 1997 selling listings for the UK’s first online directory. I knew then that this blossoming industry was for me.

Starting in London as an admin assistant for a prize draw website, I worked my way up to be the Head of Media for one of London’s leading digital marketing agencies.

  • Digital Marketing Specialist (London)
  • Founder of Money Saving Spy.co.uk (London)
  • Founder of PMA an Online Marketing Agency (HCMC, Vietnam)
  • Relocation consultant (HCMC, Vietnam)

My Interests and Hobbies

I love travelling to weird and wonderful places such as Beirut, Amman and Ethiopia. My other passion is animals. In my spare time here I run an animal welfare organization (ARC Pet Rescue), rescuing Ho Chi Minh’s abused and abandoned animals. We rehabilitate and re-home around one hundred lucky cats and dogs each year.

Team of expat experts - RelocationVietnam