• JP Salustiano, Chief Strategy Officer, Dentsu Philippines

    JP Salustiano, Chief Strategy Officer, Dentsu Philippines

  • In the ever-evolving landscape of the corporate world, leadership is a crucial beacon that guides organizations towards their goals and aspirations. Among the myriad positions that have emerged to steer businesses through this dynamic environment, the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) stands as a linchpin for success. With a mandate to envision, plan, and execute strategies that define the path to growth, the CSO plays a pivotal role in shaping the destiny of a company. JP Salustiano, the Chief Strategy Officer at Dentsu Philippines, began his professional journey in 2003 as a market researcher at TNS, despite having minimal prior knowledge or interest in the discipline. This role laid the groundwork for his understanding of consumer behavior and the rigor required for strategic thinking.

  • JP Salustiano: Charting Strategic Success with Two Decades of Industry Expertise

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Top 10 Chief Strategy Officers In Philippines - 2023

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  • Top 10 Chief Strategy Officers In Philippines - 2023

    Navigating Success, Infused with Filipino Resilience

    The Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) plays a pivotal role in steering organizations toward success, and this is no different for a professional hailing from the Philippines. In a dynamic and ever-evolving business landscape, the CSO is tasked with crafting and implementing strategies that align with the organization's objectives and the global market. This individual plays a vital role in shaping the trajectory of organizations, leveraging the diverse experiences and cultural nuances of the Philippines to drive success in an ever-evolving business world.

    Strategic Vision, Filipino Precision

    The CSO brings a unique perspective shaped by the country's diverse and resilient economy. The archipelago's history of adaptability and innovation becomes ingrained in the CSO's approach to strategic planning. Whether navigating challenges in technology, finance, or market expansion, the CSO draws on the rich tapestry of experiences from the Philippines. A crucial aspect of the CSO's role is to understand and integrate the socio-cultural nuances of the Philippines into the strategic framework. The CSO's leadership style often reflects the collaborative nature embedded in Filipino culture, fostering teamwork and cohesive decision-making. Moreover, being a CSO from the Philippines means navigating the delicate balance between global trends and local needs. The CSO must possess a keen understanding of the international market while tailoring strategies to fit the unique demands of the Philippine business environment. This adaptability is a testament to the CSO's ability to synthesize global best practices with the idiosyncrasies of the local landscape.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Chief Strategy Officer in 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 Chief Strategy Officers In Philippines - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Mccann Worldgroup Barbara Gutierrez , Chief Strategy Officer Mccann Worldgroup A strategic leader connecting people with brands and companies through insights, with a prospect of learning something new and working on a new challenge
Aboitiz Group Christopher Beshouri , Chief Strategy Officer Aboitiz Group An accomplished professional with experience of working with multi-business conglomerates on portfolio strategy, performance improvement, operational management and top team development
Weclean Philippines Eduardo Ros , Chief Strategy Officer Weclean Philippines A passionate leader optimizing operations and portfolio IRR's through the proposal and follow-up of actions based on data
BBDO Guerrero Gino Borromeo , Chief Strategy Officer BBDO Guerrero A results-driven leader with a proven ability to craft omni-channel digital strategies with an emphasis on customer-centricity
Dentsu Philippines JP Salustiano , Chief Strategy Officer Dentsu Philippines A visionary leader exhibiting an extensive and profound expertise in various facets, including strategy, new business development, client relations, advertising and media
PESO Resources Development Corp Marie Jennifer Huynh Cruz , Chief Strategy Officer PESO Resources Development Corp A distinguished leader renowned for visionary insights and unwavering commitment to precise execution, with a proven track record of orchestrating innovative strategies
Asticom Group of Companies Melboy Pangan , Head - Strategy & Business Development Asticom Group of Companies A visionary strategist, is revolutionizing industries through cutting-edge technology and go-to-market strategies, combines innovative thinking with strategic execution to drive transformation
International Care Ministries Michael Coman , Chief Strategy Officer International Care Ministries An entrepreneur and impactful operator with experience operating hyper-growth businesses, start-ups, crisis management, acquisitions, and turn-arounds
Gcash Rowie Zamora , Chief Strategy Officer Gcash A dynamic leader with a diverse history encompassing government, nonprofit, and technology & management consulting, and embracing a role that redefines modern leadership
PHINMA Education Trissa Manalastas-Menardo , Chief Strategy Officer PHINMA Education A development professional with fourteen years experience in program development, project management, fund-raising strategy, research and consultancy, and recent experience in executive level management in government service

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