China Program Director
The Nature Conservancy

Global Executive MBA

Class of 2001

Council Affiliation:

East Asia Regional Advisory Board


Beijing, China


Joyce Ma leads the Nature Conservancy’s operations in Beijing as the organization’s China Program Director. Prior to this leadership position at one of the leading international non-governmental organizations in China, Joyce spent the majority of her career in various roles as an executive at Ericsson. Most recently, Joyce served as the Executive Vice President of Region North & East Asia, in charge of Ericsson’s business in Mainland China and with China Unicom.

Joyce Ma has also acted as the Vice President of Human Resources for Ericsson Greater China from 2005-2007 and from 2000-2005 acted as the General Manager of Ericsson’s China Academy.

Prior to Ericsson, Joyce Ma worked for the China National Tourism Administration for five years. She also had four years of overseas living/working experience in the UK.

Joyce Ma holds an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.