The Team

mylene

Mylene Wollboldt, MBA

Our Marketing Maven with nearly 22 years of marketing, sales, business management and communications expertise, Mylene is a solid achiever with a kickass resume, helping launch campaigns and events for local and global brands as Bench, Kamiseta, Pirelli, Morgan de Troi, Mandarin Oriental, Shangri La Makati, Warner Bros., Imation to name a few. An all-around connoisseur, she has been doing consulting for more than 5 years, and never wavered in her passion for excellence. Never one to back away from a challenge, she can turn any fledgling business into a successful venture.

Marketing & Sales ● Accounts Management ● Business Development ● Operations

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Activator | Individualization | Responsibility |   Learner | Achiever

gary

Gerardo Enginco, CPA, MBA

Being the CFO of a large publishing house in the Philippines, Gary has been turning businesses around for over two decades, nearly doubling earnings for his company in three years. Having spent 10 years with German electronics giant Siemens, he was responsible for managing the legal and commercial direction which resulted to USD 6M in net profits, and ensured full compliance in all regulatory policies. He can strengthen the financials of any business whether small-scale or enterprise, and reduce company liability.

Corporate Strategy ● Finance ● Commercial Management

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Connectedness | Relator | Learner | Intellection | Responsibility

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Ryan Salvanera

Our certified coach and digital guy, Ryan holds under his belt 10+ years in leading and coaching Software Quality Assurance teams, implementing and improving QA processes, and designing and executing test plans and cases for the likes of Oracle Philippines and Navitaire – Accenture.

While he also rocks a solid 18+ years of Software Development, taking on multiple roles such as Project Manager, Process Engineer and Leader, Ryan is proud and passionate to bring out and develop the strengths of individuals, teams and companies as one of the few Gallup-certified Strengthsfinder Coaches in the Philippines.

Gallup Certified Strengths Coach ● Software Quality Assurance ● Software Development

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Relator | Arranger | Learner | Maximizer | Individualization

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Alex Wollboldt

Alex has been in Finance since 2001 handling different positions varying from Head of Accounting and Controlling, Director, Treasurer and General Manager of Finance and Administration and has worked in Germany, Japan and the Philippines.

He is a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach as well as a Certified Management Accountant (ICMA, Australia) and Certified Management Consultant (ICMC, Philippines), Certified Financial Consultant (ICF, Canada), with a master’s degree in International Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid (HASC, Almeria, Spain), undergraduate studies from Julius Maximilian University Wuerzburg and Dipl. Wirtschaftsjapanologe (FH) (graduate in International Management and Japanese at HS Bremen – University of applied sciences, Bremen, Germany).

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Connectedness | Futuristic | Belief | Responsibility | Maximizer


rocky

Ramon Miguel Abaño

Our resident data scientist, Rocky is a geek at heart, driven with numbers and an insatiable appetite for learning – especially about customers. Honing his market research skills and proficiency in all things CRM in big names like ABS_CBN Global, Globe Telecom and Aboitiz Republic Cement, his thirteen years of experience lets him deeply analyze consumer behavior and craft marketing strategies that bring in revenue. Clustering, segmentation, retention are his keywords; from here he designs and executes campaigns tailorfitted to the target market.

Market Research ● Business Intelligence ● Customer Insights

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Learner | Responsibility | Intellection | Developer | Input

Didi

Dietmar Speckmaier, Dipl.Ing., CMC®

Didi as he is fondly called, is our resident Food Chemist. Engineer by profession with the specialty on MSC Technology, Biotechnology and Chemistry of Food at the Technical University of Munich. This Six Sigma Black Belt has certifications varying from Certified Management Consultant to Lean Expert Certification with expertise on Quality Management System (e.g. ISO 9001) as well as GMP and HACCP. He has been in the Integrated expert for Food Safety, Quality Management, Food- and Laboratory Certification education since 2008 and has worked with Department of Science and Technology (DOST) via the German International Cooperation (GIZ), Program CIM and currently the Long-Term Expert for OURFood Project responsible for Technical and Vocational Education and Training Partnership Program between Association of Catholic Entrepreneurs and Chambers of Commerce Cebu, Negros Oriental and Negros Occidental financed by the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) through SEQUA.

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Learner | Self-Assurance | Significance | Woo | Communication

Cecille

Cecille Monton- Speckmaier

Chiqui, our very own Science Research Specialist dedicated 14 years of her Professional life helping DOST . She took up Masters in Food Safety in Wageningen University, Netherlands and finished her BSc Chemistry undergraduate studies in Siliman University. Her countless trainings and seminars varies from Microbiological and Toxicological Risk Assessment of Foods, Auditors Training for ISO 22000 to Asian Conference on Food Safety and Nutrition held in respective countries of Netherlands, Philippines and Singapore. The projects she was involved in are more distinguishable than the trainings ; Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program of DOST XI, Davao/Allergen Precautionary Labelling for a Bakery Plant in The Netherlands and Quality Control Project for Tamale Fruit Co. in Ghana, West Africa, to name a few.

Gallup StrengthsFinder™ Signature Themes: Activator | Strategic | Relator | Learner | Individualization


Our Global Partners: Light Core

Website: http://www.light-core.com/

Tim Grover

Tim Glover

As a CA, CMA and corporate strategist, Tim Glover fine-tunes and simplifies the opportunities and challenges of profit, growth and innovation for businesses operating in the new economy.

Tim specializes in identifying an organization’s core strengths and mapping them to the best opportunities in today’s marketplace. Through his work as CFO and General Manager of three Fortune 500 companies, Tim learned to translate the fundamentals of business into bite-sized, practical chunks. Meanwhile, his “left-brain” careers in advertising, music and art taught Tim to apply innovation, adaptability and creativity in business to take advantage of emerging opportunities. This marriage of right and left brain thinking enables Tim to help businesses and people transform in accordance with their unique needs, desires and performance aspirations. Tim brings 30 years’ of experience to entrepreneurial and corporate clients in a variety of industries.

Sharon Gilmour-Glover

Sharon Gilmour-Glover

Sharon is an experienced consultant, speaker and adult educator specializing in leadership, strategy and transformational change. She has unique skills as a business strategist leveraging research in human behaviour and organizational dynamics.

With a Bachelor of Education from Brock University, Sharon began teaching business leadership programs based on the work of Stephen Covey. This early experience drove a lifelong interest in human behaviour and organizational dynamics, and finding ways to link them to bottom-line business results. In her work with clients, Sharon simplifies complex and seemingly impossible business problems by providing clients with practical, easy-to-use tools that improve their results exponentially. Like Tim, Sharon has an active interest in music and the arts.