• RJ Armas, Founder & CEO, Arya Land

    RJ Armas, Founder & CEO, Arya Land

  • Real estate development plays an important role in the growth of a nation says RJ Armas who founded Arya Land which has expertise in real estate brokerage and construction. The company is known for its end-to-end solution of helping customers from property acquisition to construction & renovation. To achieve this, the company is partnered with the top banks in the Philippines to help people finance their dream homes. Apart from this, the company is also involved in the management of real estate investments. RJ Armas completed his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of the Philippines.

  • RJ Armas: Putting together Multiple Industry Expertise to Bring Well Designed Homes for the Filipino Middle Class in the Provinces

A Fresh Vision Through Digital Lens

By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor

The new year brought fresh hopes to the University of the Philippines (UP), as Atty. Angelo A. Jimenez started his term of office as the University of the Philippines (UP) President in February 2023.

Parametric Insurance Is Here To Stay

By: Jeffrey Khoo, Vice Chairman APAC, Arbol Inc

In a world where climate change has been impacting almost every aspect of our lives, the insurance industry is slowly but steadily pivoting towards Parametric or Index-based insurance solutions.

Top 10 Alumni Leaders From University Of The Philippines - 2023

Consumer Electronics Industry: Adapting The New Dynamics

By: Vikas Chadha, CEO, Jumbo Group

At the turn of the century, the consumer electronics industry in the UAE depended largely on in-store sales. It drew strength from the nation's strong economic growth and rising disposable income among consumers to drive growth.


A Culture Of Digital Resilience Proves A Return Of Investment

By: Raen Lim, Group Vice President, Asia, Splunk

At the turn of the century, the consumer electronics industry in the UAE depended largely on in-store sales. It drew strength from the nation's strong economic growth and rising disposable income among consumers


How Today’s Digital Economy Has Transformed The Way Industries & Organisations Operate

By: Aditya Arora, CEO, Teleperformance

Aditya, CEO of Teleperformance India discusses what more can be done in order to develop the skills required to succeed in tomorrow’s digital economy.


Transforming Digital Process Automation During New Normal

By: Dr. Kaushik Sengupta, Product Head – Food SAR Region, Bureau Veritas Group

With 19+ years’ experience in the verticals like audit, certification, training, quality functions, Dr. Kaushik is increasing the digital process automation valuation


Three ways Investing in Route Planning Software is Beneficial for the Transportation Industry

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  • Top 10 Alumni Leaders From University Of The Philippines - 2023

    Alumni Leaders from University of the Philippines Creating a Unique Place in Modern World

    University of the Philippines: University of the Philippines is known for its in Accountancy, Biology, Computer Science, Management, and Psychology programs. It also hosts the Leyte-Samar Heritage Center, the Regional Environmental Information Systems (REIS) for Eastern Visayas and the Office of Continuing Education and Pahinugod. The University of the Philippines (UP) is the country’s national university. This premier institution of higher learning was established in 1908 and is now a university system composed of eight constituent universities and one autonomous college, located in 17 campuses all over the archipelago.

    Importance of Alumni Leadership: Alumni serve many valuable roles, such as helping to build and grow an institution's brand through word-of-mouth marketing. Positive posts on social media can create buzz and increase application rates. Colleges also rely on alumni to provide mentoring, internships, and career opportunities to students and fundraising. They not only bring their proven leadership skills, but also contribute due to their knowledge of the finer points of the university's functioning. The alumni leaders also provide long-term vision for growth. They help to nurture and sustain pursuit of excellence over a long time-horizon.

    Significance of Alumni Leaders from University of the Philippines: Entrepreneurship is seen by Philippine society as a very good means to improve one’s economic and social standing. This social and cultural orientation serves as one of the major drivers promoting entrepreneurship. In today’s competitive environment, alumni leaders from university of Philippine are keep their sight on the organizational priorities while ensuring readiness for future challenges. These leaders effectively compete and drive business profitability, and they are very flexible t plan, formulate and execute well developed corporate business strategies. The Strategy Management for Business Leaders will develop their ability to innovate, formulate, and execute strategies that will gain a competitive advantage for their business.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 ALUMNI LEADERS FROM UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 Alumni Leaders From University Of The Philippines - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
GoTyme Bank Albert Tinio , Co-CEO GoTyme Bank An industry expert embarked on his professional journey in the logistics sector, collaborating with industry giants , continues to blaze a trail towards a more inclusive and empowered future
InvestEd Carmina Bayombong , Founder & CEO InvestEd An incredible leader with a decade of experience, skilled in women empowerment & community organizing, social finance and others
Tres Water Christine P. Toledo , CEO Tres Water An advocate of democratic leadership and women empowerment, her visionary leadership and dedication to sustainability have propelled the firm to the forefront of the water technology industry
Castillo & Bello Diana Lyn , Founding Partner Castillo & Bello A passionate leader brings fresh perspective and innovative solutions to the table, her experience, combined with a deep understanding of business dynamics, allows her to effectively address the unique needs of her clients
Women of the World Isa Buencamino-Agbayani , Founder & Coach Women of the World A professional leader with thirty years of experience in learning, leadership and organisation development across multicultural settings and a variety of sectors
Ignite Impact Fund Maoi Arroyo , Principal & Co-Founder Ignite Impact Fund A passionate leader through her firm focused exclusively on eradicating income and access poverty in the country
Sarmiento Loriega Law Firm Maria Elizabeth E. Peralta- Loriega, Founding Partner & Co- Managing Partner Sarmiento Loriega Law Firm A highly accomplished lawyer with a diverse academic background and extensive experience, specializing in diverse areas of practice, including mergers and acquisitions, energy, financing, real estate taxation, and all other aspects of corporate law
Rubio Aguinaldo Attorneys Mish Rubio Aguinaldo , Managing Partner Rubio Aguinaldo Attorneys An accountable leader, founded her own law firm to cater to the legal requirement of the clients with the objective of raising the standard of the legal profession
Arya Land RJ Armas , Founder & CEO Arya Land A dynamic leader putting together multiple industry expertise to bring well designed homes, his passion for real estate development has brought various laurels to his organization
Smart Home Philippines Shelmar Kitch La Victoria , CEO Smart Home Philippines A visionary entrepreneur with a strong background in general management and finance, has successfully led organizational transformations and made significant impacts in renowned FMCG companies

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