Cissy Pau, B.Comm, CPHR

Cissy Pau, B.Comm, CPHR

Principal Consultant

Cissy’s track record of 20-plus years in HR management has earned her a reputation as a leading HR consultant in the Greater Vancouver and BC business communities. Frequently quoted in national news and business publications, she specializes in translating industry best practices into customized HR solutions suitable to each client’s unique situation. As an advisor to business owners and managers on strategic and tactical HR matters, Cissy is known for her straightforward and down-to-earth approach and her ability to talk clients through the most complex of HR matters.

Cissy is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources and holds a Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia. She delivers HR workshops and talks, and is qualified to administer HR leadership assessments. She was named one of Canada’s Top 25 HR Professionals by Canadian HR Reporter.

Andreas Hesse, B.Comm, MIR

Andreas Hesse, B.Comm, MIR

Director of Operations

Andreas manages the daily operations of Clear HR Consulting, including handling client and strategic alliance relationships, media inquiries, marketing initiatives and financial administration. He has 20-plus years of human resource management experience, working with business owners, senior executives and managers, in both the private and public sectors. Our clients appreciate his practical and straightforward approach to HR, along with his sense of humour.

Andreas holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in business and human resources management from Queen’s University, and has been quoted by media publications, including The Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun, and The Province. He volunteers with Little Mountain Baseball and Vancouver United FC.

Klaudia Williams, CPHR, D.BM, CPCC

Klaudia Williams, CPHR, D.BM, CPCC


Klaudia is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources and a leadership coach with over 15 years of human resource development experience. She is certified in the use of the Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQ-i) and EQ 360 psychometric assessments.

As a human resources expert, Klaudia is known for her ability to offer sound advice on a wide range of HR topics.  Her caring nature and deep interest in understanding our clients, makes her ideally suited for helping to address interpersonal and leadership challenges.  With her experience working with a wide range of companies, Klaudia is skilled at developing practical HR processes and procedures that are relevant to growing businesses.

Annika Lofstrand, B.A, DiplT HR, CPHR,

Annika Lofstrand, B.A, DiplT HR, CPHR


Annika has over 20 years of human resources management experience, ranging from working in the private and public sectors, running a small business, and leading the talent management team of one of Canada’s top employers. She understands the needs of small and large businesses, and how to design, deliver and measure the effectiveness of HR solutions. Her expertise includes employee attraction, retention, engagement, performance management, leadership development, diversity, and succession planning.

Annika holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from UBC, a Post-Diploma in HR Management from BCIT, and is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources. She serves on the Community Board for Alexandra Neighbourhood House.

HR Consultants Need Partners Too

Our HR consultants have built a reputation for excellence throughout Greater Vancouver, BC and across Canada, but we haven’t done it alone. We align our HR firm with strategic partners and subject matter experts who share our commitment to leadership and innovation. Having these HR experts in our network gives our clients highly specialized guidance when they need it.

Subject matter experts we’ve developed strategic alliances with include:

  • Recruitment and executive search firms

  • Employment lawyers

  • Benefits advisors

  • Immigration consultants

  • Career coaches

  • Efficiency and productivity experts

  • Strategic planning consultants

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Words from Our Clients

I’ve relied on the experience of Clear HR for many years. They’re fantastic, quick to respond, and always happy to talk through issues as they come up. Cissy, Andreas, and Clear HR really are the missing piece of the small business HR puzzle.

Thomas Goodall, Founder, Fresh Start Recycling and Disposal

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