Venue: Makati Diamond Residences
Date: November 23, 2017, Thursday
Time: 8:00AM - 12:00NN
Michelle has experience working in various industries throughout her career including working in a global Shared Service Center. She has managed HR from country, regional, to global scope through her various experiences.
With 25 years in HR, she developed competence in the areas of Talent Management; Organizational, Leadership Development; Culture & Change Management; Career & Succession Planning; Labor Relations, and HRIS & Analytics.
Her advocacy includes being part of the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) where she's currently sits part of its Board and Executive Committee. She was also a member of the Board from 2011-13. In PMAP, she spearheaded various CSR initiatives; development & offering of free HR Webinars as service to its members; & enhancement of the Association’s technology interventions. She was given the PMAP Presidential Citation Award for two consecutive years (2013-14) for her active contributions to the Association.
A certified DDI Facilitator & trained Investors in People (IiP) Facilitator, she led the transformation of SGS into an IIP Accredited Company (Gold Level) from 2011 to 2016 & also made SGS a recipient of the Gawad Maestro Award as Organizational Champion for Workplace Learning & Development in 2013.
In 2014 & 2015, she received a citation from CHRO Asia as one of the Global 100 Most Talented HR Leaders and Top 100 Influential HR Leaders, respectively.
A Psychology graduate and recipient of Jose Rizal Academic Excellence Award from De La Salle University, she completed 36 units of MA in Organizational Psychology also from DLSU.
She also graduated from various post-graduate programs in Talent, Management & Leadership Development (JCCI-Harvard Business Publishing); Basic Management Program (Asian Institute of Management); & Diploma in Organization Development (DLSU-CSB).
In 2016, she passed and got accredited as Certified International HR Manager (CIHRM) ( until 2021) by the American Certification Institute.
Maria Jesusa “Jayjay” Viray is a highly successful executive with over 20 years of professional experience in the industry of Information and Communications Technology who also ventured on agriculture and focuses on efforts to make an impact on the economy.
She's been part of companies such as Qartas, Agrigrocer Inc., Hotjobs Philippines Inc., and 88Sites Inc. In addition, she's shown that:
Reynaldo “Rey” Lugtu is a veteran business executive and entrepreneur, a digital transformation thought and action leader, sought-after public speaker and trainer, accomplished educator and business columnist. He is currently the President and Managing Director of The Engage Philippines (www.theengage.com), a regional digital customer engagement firm; President of Hungry Workhorse, a corporate management training firm; Co-Founder of Caucus Inc, a data privacy and business advisory firm; He is also the chairman, independent director, co-founder and adviser of several startup and tech companies. He held several senior posts previously such as Head of Solutions Group of Microsoft Philippines, Vice President of IT-Enabled Services at Globe Telecom, Director for Enterprise Group at Samsung Electronics, President and Country Manager of Emerson Network Power, and Country Manager of Communications Sector at IBM Philippines. He is the Chairman of the SME Market Development of the Foundation of Filipino Entrepreneurs Inc (FFEI), Chairman of ICT Committee of the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX), Vice Chairman of ICT Committee of the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Advisory Board Member of Global Chamber Manila, and Board of Trustee of the Foundation of Outstanding Mapuans Inc (FOMI). He is a Professorial Lecturer in the MBA program of De La Salle University where he has been teaching for 15 years, and currently teaches Strategic Management. He is likewise an Adjunct Faculty of the Asian Institute of Management. He is a business columnist and writer for Manila Times, Manila Bulletin, Business World, The Standard. He was recently bestowed the Outstanding Faculty for 2017 by the De La Salle University Management and Organization Department. He was conferred The Outstanding Mapuan (TOM) Award in the Specialized field of Management in 2016 and the Most Outstanding Mapua Alumni award in 2012 by his alma mater, now known as Mapua University. Likewise, he was bestowed the ATOM (A Tribute to Outstanding Mascian) in Science and Technology award in 2013 by the Manila Science High School where he finished his secondary education. He earned his MBA from DLSU where he is also finishing his doctorate. He finished courses in business from INSEAD-Wharton University of Pennsylvania, China Europe International Business School, and Helsinki School of Economics.
Eric Riego de Dios has more than 20 years of HR experience with global, regional, and national leadership roles from different industry leaders such as DHL, Citi, Globe, IBM, and now Baker.
He has built expertise in business partnership, talent management, organization development, and HR analytics. He has received recognition and awards for project management excellence, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and organizational and cultural transformations. He is also part of the solutions delivery that paved the way for strong partnership between his previous organizations and targeted clients leading to strategic partnerships and business growth. He is a certified MBTI and DDI facilitator, and a certified Strategic HR Business Partner.
His professional mission is to enable the organization’s success through proactive human resource practices and interventions that promote a culture of innovation and global excellence.
Eric is currently the Human Resources Director of Baker & McKenzie's Global Services in Manila. The center provides shared services support to more than 75 B&M offices across the globe. He is part of the global senior leadership for B&M's talent management and he leads the center for people analytics and HR technology.
Ruby has gained over 20 years of experience as a Human Resources Professional. She has worked as a generalist starting with training and development then mentored, trained, and took on roles across the different areas of talent management – recruiting, onboarding, employee relations, communication, and engagement, performance management, compensation and benefits, and organizational development.
Ruby worked in the academe before crossing over to corporate and assuming her first HR role as a Training Specialist. Her HR experience cuts across multiple industries including semiconductor and electronics, consulting, BPO and contact center, IT, and high technology companies.
Ruby is a cum laude graduate from the University of the Philippines with a degree in Education specializing in English and Literature. She was one of the first graduates to be certified in the Philippines on The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, way back in 1997. She also got certifications on Training and Development, Diploma course provided by the Ateneo Center of Excellence and recently certified on the LIFO Method, an OD, leadership, and coaching methodology, provided by the only LIFO certified group in the Philippines, ACG Human Capital Solution.
Ruby is currently the Group Chief Human Resources Officer of Synchrony Global, a leading provider of cloud HR solutions and services, delivering innovative and transformational human resource management to local, regional, and global organizations across the world.
He is a seasoned HR Executive and a Talent Acquisition Expert. He manages multiple centers of excellence in recruitment and talent management across the region. His specialties include the following: sourcing strategies, workforce planning, talent acquisition/management, targeted search, HR/recruitment processes, process mapping and systems, employment branding/marketing communications, project planning, client relationship management, vendor negotiation/management, onboarding, global ATS implementation/management.
More than anything, Engelbert T. Camasura is the President of a premier human capital solutions partner in the Philippines and Asia: Asia Select, Inc. Gilbert is recognized as one of the talent experts in managing recruitment solutions across various industries.
He is an active leader in the Philippines HR community, People Management Association of the Philippines. Additionally, he is a certified Associate Fellow in Personnel Management.
Prior to joining Asia Select, Inc., he worked for eight years in ZMG Ward Howell. Also, Gilbert served as a country recruitment leader for Genpact, where he was responsible for its growth in banking and financial services. He completed his executive education at IESE (Barcelona, New York and Munich).
Engelbert Camasura has proven success in delivering value added service both in volume and executive search with a specialization in the BPO, Call Center, ITO, and shared service industry. He has supported search assignments across the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Hongkong, Abu Dhabi, and Africa.