Hermie R. Salvador, Chief Technology Officer, Las Casas Gaming
Engaging in sports betting can offer an enjoyable and entertaining way to pass the time, as long as it is done responsibly. Nevertheless, when taken to an extreme level, placing bets on sports events has the potential to cause financial difficulties, strained relationships, and even addiction. Practising responsible gambling involves being able to identify signs of problematic behaviour and implementing necessary actions to safeguard both oneself and others from negative consequences. Las Casas Gaming is an all-inclusive destination for enthusiasts of sports betting and online gaming. Hermie R. Salvador, serving as the Chief Technology Officer at Las Casas Gaming, demonstrates a strong dedication to enriching the gaming experience for users. Through consistent efforts, Hermie R. Salvador ensures that novel online games and innovative features are continuously introduced, aiming to provide both entertainment and rewards to the players.
Understanding Your Business Challenges is Important
By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor
It’s no secret that the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSME) segment is a silent strength of almost all economies worldwide. For instance, let’s take the case of the Philippines.
A Culture of Digital Resilience Proves a Return of Investment
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A mere three months into 2023 and we have already seen multiple disruptions and outages across workplace and lifestyle applications. Despite the world proving to be more resilient in 2023
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Large retailers in Southeast Asia face challenges with legacy systems comprising outdated technology and hardware, demanding significant support and maintenance efforts.
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By: Ruby J. , CHRO, AboitizPower
I am currently part of the Transformation Team which is focused on driving the transformation of the Aboitiz Group to become the first Philippine “Techglomerate”.
By: Jeffrey Khoo, Vice-Chairman (APAC), Arbol
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Top 10 CTOs In Philippines - 2023
Accelerating Technological Transformation
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is a high-ranking executive within a company or organization responsible for overseeing the development, implementation, and management of technology-related strategies and initiatives. The CTO is typically tasked with ensuring that technological resources align with the organization's goals and objectives, often playing a crucial role in driving innovation, improving operational efficiency, and maintaining the overall technology infrastructure. They provide strategic direction, lead technology teams, evaluate new technologies, manage budgets, and work to ensure that technology solutions effectively support the organization's business objectives.
Pioneering the Future of Technology & Business
The role of a CTO in the Philippines encompasses a range of responsibilities, primarily centered around the strategic implementation and management of technology within an organization. CTOs are tasked with aligning technology initiatives with the organization's goals, ensuring that the technology infrastructure supports and enhances operational efficiency, productivity, and competitive advantage. One of the primary responsibilities of a CTO is to formulate and execute a technology strategy that aligns with the business objectives of the organization. They lead efforts to ensure robust cybersecurity measures are in place to safeguard sensitive data and protect against cyber threats. CTOs in the Philippines are frequently involved in initiatives that promote digital transformation and technological inclusion. They strive to bridge the digital divide, bringing technology to underserved communities and contributing to the nation's digital growth and inclusion goals. As the Philippines continue to invest in technology and digitalization, the role of CTOs will only grow in importance, steering businesses towards a future of sustainable growth and technological Advancement.
CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 CTOs 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.
|Alain Alcazar ,CTO
|TOS Media Solutions
|An innovative leader with more than nine years of experience in website design, mobile design, and Front-end development, also specialized in designing and developing websites
|Albert Padin ,Co-Founder & CTO
|An entrepreneur having work experience in consumer, enterprise and government software products, and also having expertise in cloud and machine learning developer
|Amos Kibet-Dit ,CTO & GM
|Syntechnx & ITEKLabs
|An accomplished IT professional with expertise in software development, cybersecurity, blockchain & AI, Skilled in ethical hacking and big data
|Franz Allan See ,CTO
|An accomplished technologist leader with almost two decades of experience in the tech industry and specialization in the insurance and technology sector
|Hermie R. Salvador ,CTO
|Las Casas Gaming
|A dynamic leader with 25+ years of experience across diverse sectors including manufacturing, retail, real estate, construction, IT consulting and gaming
|Jay Lagare ,Co-Founder & CTO
|An emerging leader with expertise in general management, finance, product management, IT operations management, specialized in both local & offshore development
|John Joey Terrenal ,Chief Technology & Transformation Officer
|An industry professional with over 33 years of expertise in business development, operations, and also specialized in managed startups across sectors like telecommunications, media, and IT
|Jorge Allen Adajar ,CTO
|KA1ROS Data Processing
|A technology leader with 17 years of experience in IT operations and project management for infrastructure and software development, across diverse industries for MNCs remotely
|Joshua Arvin Lat ,CTO
|NuWorks Interactive Labs
|An interactive leader with expertise in software development and technology, also skilled in technical management, security, data privacy and more
|Paul Siy Senior ,Vice President & CTO
|A seasoned technology leader with over 25 years of experience managing diverse teams and gaining extensive knowledge in operations, application development, and team supports