Innovation Economics

Academic Career

  • 10/21 – to date: Master of Science in Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
  • 05 /16 – 12/18: Master of Business Administration De La Salle University , Philippines
  • 06/07 – 03/11: Bachelor of Science in Food Technology University of Santo Tomas , Philippines


  • DSM Nutritional Products
    07/21 – 09/21 Secondee to World Food Programme - Fortified Rice Business Case Development Advisor, Cambodia
    • Developed rice fortification business cases and commercialization strategies for rice millers and brandowners
    07/20 – 09/21 Account Manager for Nutrition Improvement and Market Ready Solutions, Philippines
    • Co - develop ed multi - year growth plans for the Philippines and ASEAN across all Human Nutrition product categories
    • Led partnerships , technical assistance and nutrition advocacies with the public and private sectors , and international organisations
    • Managed business development for micronutrient fortification and nutritional interventions through collaborations with FMCG manufacturers and staple food producers
    • Handled project management of Macro and Micronutrient S upplementation solutions: from market mapping, toller qualification, regulatory compliance, until product launch
    • Led social business model development with NGOs and Foundations related to rice fortification and maternal nutrition
    06/20 – 03/21 DSM NEXT Sustainability Lead , Asia Pacific
    • Led internal engagement events for sustainability projects
    10/19 – 04/20 Generation Unlimited Project Member for Investments , Netherlands
    • Developed financial models and social business cases for agro - food investing across Sub - Saharan Africa
    01/19 – 06/20 Asia Pacific Bright Development Program - Jr. Account Manager for Nutrition Improvement, Philippines
    • Led business development for staple food fortification
  • Madison Square Marketing
    05/18 – 09/18 Operations Manager , Philippines
    • Built forecasting models and o rganized fleet and inventory management
    • Managed nationwide sales for imported Japanese products
  • Robinsons Supermarket Corporation
    06/14 – 04/16 Category Buyer, Philippines
    • Led nationwide category management , inventory management, sales and negotiations for commercial terms
    • Project initiator for an online promotions management system that improved promotion dissemination, implementation, monitoring and control across all stores and categories
  • SM Mart Inc.
    12/13 – 05/14 Selling Department Supervisor , Philippines
  • Gabby ’s Soya House
    08/11 – 12/13 Founder , Philippines
    • Managed overall operations for dairy alternative beverage manufacturing and distribution