Tien serves as the focal point in nurturing a working relationship with government authorities for many BGA clients in Vietnam and works on strategic communications strategies and media activities in various industries.
Tien first joined BGA as a researcher in policy and market development. Prior to joining the company, Tien worked for several international and national non-governmental organizations. She was project assistant for the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam, in charge of network development and media relations. She previously worked as communication assistant in the Spark Center for Social Entrepreneurship Development, Vietnam.
Tien was the fundraiser for the Barnardos Children’s Charity in Ireland in 2017. In the same year, she was part of an international team that represented the University College Dublin (UCD) Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School at the Harvard National Model United Nations in Boston, Massachusetts. She was also a co-founder of CineVans, a mobile film project that brought to the public interesting films produced by students at the Vietnam Cinema Association’s Centre for Assistance and Development of Movie Talents.
Tien holds a master’s degree from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Ireland, where she studied with an Irish Aid IDEAS Scholarship awarded by the Irish government in 2016, and a bachelor’s degree from the Academy of Journalism and Communications, Vietnam.