Experience

  • Consultant

    at WAM Consultancy (self employed)

    June 2019 - at Present

    National Capital Region

    Senior leader with extensive experience in supply chain management, procurement and project management; worked and led teams in various industries such as mass transportation, consultancy, fast food industry, semiconductor industry, consumer products manufacturing, telecommunications, pharmaceutical industry, energy sector and business process outsourcing; worked with various ERP tools like SAP, Oracle, JD Edwards and Ariba.

  • Senior Director, Head, APAC and Europe Commodities Procurement

    at Conduent International ROHQ BV

    June 2018 - May 2019

    National Capital Region

    Led the APAC Procurement Team supporting India, Philippines and Malaysia operations; leads Europe Procurement Team supporting Romania, Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, France, Poland and Turkey; strategizes and gives direction on all commodities procurement requirements; partners with key stakeholders to ensure that all requirements are delivered on time at the lowest total cost of ownership; ensure that policies and procedures related to procurement are followed; ensures that all goals and targets are met.

  • AVP, Global Head Facilities, Security and Logistics Category, APAC Geo Lead

    at SUTHERLAND GLOBAL SERVICES PHILIPPINES, INC.

    January 2016 - June 2018

    National Capital Region

    Led the Global Facilities, Security and Logistics Category and also acts as the APAC Geo Lead; strategizes and gives direction on all procurement requirements; comes out with strategic sourcing plans, market intelligence and vendor strategic alliance activities for the facilities, security and logistics categories; collaborates with all stakeholders to ensure that policies and procedures related to procurement are followed; ensures that all goals and targets are met.

  • Senior Vice President, Operations

    at SOLAR PHILIPPINES COMMERCIAL ROOFTOP, INC

    October 2015 - December 2015

    National Capital Region

    Led the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) groups to execute and deliver all solar projects of the company from rooftop installations to Solar Farms; strategized and gave directions on all operation matters which included planning, design, project management, policies and procedures; planned and strategized the implementation of the 65MW Solar Power Farm for the company; ensured that all groups under EPC work seamlessly and have synergy.

  • Vice President for Strategic Contracting and Supply Chain Management

    at ENERGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

    January 2012 - June 2014

    National Capital Region

    Provided leadership, strategy and direction to the various business units on the strategic contracting of various services; delivers value by building strategic relationships with key vendors to introduce value engineering, improving work processes, reliability, safety and reducing cost; worked with various external stakeholders like Department of Energy, Department of Labor, Department of Finance, Department of Trade and Industry, Bureau of Customs and various Local Government Units on the various issues related to strategic contracting. Led a team of 151 people across the country for the Supply Chain Management Group; service activities after Super Typhoon Haiyan; worked with Bureau of Customs and the Mactan Airport Authority on the emergency air charter requirements of urgent cooling tower parts to support the return to service of our various power plants.

  • Head of Indirect Sourcing, Philippines and Southeast Asia Cluster

    at NOVARTIS HEALTHCARE PHILIPPINES, INC.

    July 2010 - January 2012

    National Capital Region

    Led a team of Sourcing Managers and Officers in Southeast Asia responsible in supporting regional sourcing initiatives for indirect materials; reports to the Chief Finance Officer for Philippines and Southeast Asia Cluster; manages people in Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Pakistan; also responsible for Fleet Management and Building Administration for the Philippines; organized and executed the biggest fire drill in the Makati Central Business District participated by around 10,000 people; worked with the various government agencies in Makati to organize this fire drill event.

  • Strategic Sourcing Manager

    at ON SEMICONDUCTOR PHILIPPINES, INC.

    February 2009 - June 2010

    Calabarzon

    Led a team of buyers responsible in supporting both direct and indirect material requirements of the company; reports to the Regional Director for Procurement; negotiates critical contracts for the company; responsible for setting up and leading the Global Transaction Hub in the Philippines; assigned as the management oversight for the One Site Project; worked with the Philippine Export Zone Authority (PEZA) on various initiatives for the expansion project of the company.

  • Global Sourcing Manager

    at INTEL TECHNOLOGY PHILIPPINES, INC

    April 2003 - January 2008

    Calabarzon

    Led a team of commodity managers globally to manage the business under the Facilities and Services Procurement (FSP) of Global Indirect Procurement; manages suppliers, partners with stakeholders and delivers consumption reduction savings; ensures that service level agreements are in place and that scopes of work are optimized. Provides market intelligence, approves strategic sourcing plans and manages the purchasing expenditure plans of the commodity worldwide; co-led the Corporate Global Sourcing (CGS) team of 36 Commodity Managers/Specialists worldwide; primary responsibility was Asia and Europe; influences stakeholder strategies for the various commodities in CGS; engaged in all Emerging Market activities.

  • Procurement Manager

    at TEXAS INSTRUMENTS PHILIPPINES, INC

    January 1999 - March 2003

    Cordillera Administrative Region

    Led the Site Procurement Department for both Direct and Indirect commodities; initiated efficiency efforts for the site and have reduced my buyer headcount from 24 to 10; approved all negotiation strategies and contracts for the site; ensures that the site remain cost competitive through the effective management of spends; acted as Ethics Committee Lead for Asia. Evaluated and identified benchmark assembly and test equipment; negotiated worldwide pricing for capital equipment; controls corporate purchase agreements; managed and controlled approved equipment list; reviewed all contracts for the site; managed Asia supplier evaluation program (CETRAQ).

  • President

    at TALK SYSTEMS, INC.

    February 1996 - December 1998

    National Capital Region

    Majority owner of the company; managed projects worth $9.5 Million; represented various American tower and shelter manufacturers in the Philippines; brought into the country new technologies related to telecommunication infrastructure.

  • Systems Support Manager

    at SMART COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

    November 1993 - January 1996

    National Capital Region

    Engaged as one of the Start-up management team of Smart; led the engineering and operations team of the mobile communications group; project managed the construction of the first 90 cell sites, 42 relay stations, 1 switch building and 7 sales offices nationwide; planned all network expansion programs; managed 4 sections with 4 supervisors and 30 staff; standardized design criteria and bid documents; negotiated all construction projects for the company; enabled the company to take leadership position in technology and telecommunication infrastructure in 2 years after start up operations; worked with various Local Government Units on the issuance of our various permits.

  • Assistant Factory Manager

    at PILIPINAS KAO, INC.

    June 1991 - October 1993

    National Capital Region

    Managed daily operations of the plant with 9 sections and 128 staff; implemented productivity improvement programs; negotiated with various suppliers of the company; re-engineered production monitoring system and reduced purchasing lead-time by 50%.

  • Senior Packaging Engineer

    at AMERICAN MICROSYSTEMS INC.-PHILS

    September 1988 - May 1991

    National Capital Region

    Approved customer specifications prior to production; implemented CAD system for engineering and design work; monitored engineering runs, product development and qualification activities; designed and evaluated new packages; managed subcontractors; audited suppliers and subcontractor companies; awarded as one of the Best Employees in 1989; first employee to receive this award on his first year of service with the company.

  • Operations Manager

    at TOPPINGS FOOD CORPORATION

    October 1985 - August 1988

    National Capital Region

    Managed 4 branches and 2 franchised outlets; introduced the first “free delivery” service scheme in the Makati Business District; planned the marketing and advertising programs for the company.

  • Project Head

    at BOB GARON CONSULTANCY, INC.

    February 1985 - September 1985

    National Capital Region

    Implemented Corporate Scan and Hands-On Problem Solving Services; managed these services for Semiconductor, Garment and Food Industry customers.

  • Light Rail Vehicle Mechanic

    at MERALCO TRANSPORT ORGANIZATION, INC.

    November 1984 - January 1985

    National Capital Region

    Assembled and tested all new trains for Light Rail Transit Project of the government.

Education

  • BS Mechanical Engineering Technology

    at De La Salle University

    1980 - 1984 (4 years) National Capital Region

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