The Chi-Tech Philippines Team

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CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Mario Domingo

Mario Domingo is the CTO and President of Chi-Tech Philippines. He leads the Manila team in ensuring Chi-X remains at the forefront of innovative technological market solutions.

Mario is a serial entrepreneur and the co-founder of several firms that leverage proprietary cognitive computing and artificial intelligence technologies. His expertise is in deep learning, business and digital transformation, advanced analytics, project management, product innovation management, enterprise architecture, and big data.

He has a degree in Business Administration and a Masters in Finance and Applied Economics from the University of Southern California. He serves as Institute Director for The Ateneo Institute for Digital Business, adjunct professor at the UPLB’s Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Physics, and visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory.

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HEAD OF SYSTEM OPERATIONS

Mitch Gonzales

Mitch has had more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry across FMCG, banking, and technology companies. Prior to Chi-Tech Philippines, he was the Head of Global Service Operations for Macquarie Bank and prior to that at HP Inc. as Delivery Manager for a department of around 400 people in Application Services. Before that, he also held both regional and global roles with Procter and Gamble in Infrastructure management.

He also served in academe for two years as a member of the Board of Advisers for the College of Computer Science in De La Salle University, Manila. He graduated from De La Salle University with a degree in Engineering Technology.

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HEAD OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Pancho Reyna

Pancho has had more than 12 years of experience in software development and IT cuts across the telecommunication, finance, big data, and HR industries. He has held CIO roles for a media as well as an HR staffing company, and has been a CTO/co-founder at two tech startups. Prior to Chi-Tech Philippines, he was the CEO and founder of Rebar Solutions. He has also held consultancy positions in the data science, advanced analytics and big data domains and conducts speaking engagements and training courses for data analytics and digital transformation. He graduated from the Ateneo de Manila University with a double major in Physics and Computer Engineering.

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CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Marita Aldeguer

Marita Aldeguer was a Vice President at AIG Shared Services Corporation (Philippines), locally branded as Technology Services – Philippines or “TSP”. TSP is a member company of AIG, Inc., where she oversaw application support and development of AIG offices in APAC, Japan, Europe, and the Middle East & Africa. Marita was also a member of the Executive Committee of TSP, which provides organizational direction, strategic planning, policy-setting, investment and risk identification, assessment and recommendation. She has managed various global regions throughout her career and has in-depth insurance business knowledge.

Marita graduated from De La Salle University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce, Major in Business Management.

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SUPPORT MANAGER

Percival Parcia

Percival has had 20 years of experience supporting mission critical systems in the banking, financial and insurance industries. Before coming to Chi-X, he previously worked at Macquarie as an Infrastructure Delivery Lead and a Global L2 Unix Operations Lead. He also taught Unix, Network administration and shell programming at Sun Microsytems. He graduated from an Industrial Electronics scholarship program of Meralco Foundation Institute and later pursued Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology in the Technological University of the Philippines.

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INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGER

Chino Rodriguez

Chino has been in consulting since 2006 focused on information technology, security and project management. He has held positions in both corporate and the academe currently serving as the Program Director for IT courses at the Ateneo Center for Continuing Education. He has a BS in Computer Management from St. Joseph’s College and a Masters in Information Technology from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business, where he also later acquired two professional certifications.

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HEAD OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

Mireille Averilla Chan

Miyay has had over 12 years of experience in the tech industry, holding positions in product management, consulting, and sales operations for regional and international markets. Prior to joining Chi-Tech Philippines, she was the Country Manager for an artificial intelligence and data science startup in Singapore. She holds a Master of Science in Industrial Economics graduating with honors from the University of Asia and the Pacific.

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SERVICE DESK MANAGER

Emer Rabacal

Emer has had over 14 years of experience with financial products in development, systems analysis, product and technical support, and consultancy environments. Emer was previously a Software Engineer at Accenture, a Senior Support Consultant at Finastra (formerly Misys), a Technical Manager at CIMB Bank Malaysia and a Project Manager/Solution Architect at FIS Global. He holds degrees in Computer Applications and in Mathematics from De La Salle University.

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HEAD OF FINANCE

Maricel Tio-Balagtas

Cel is an experienced finance professional in the banking and shared services industry, specializing in financial reporting and taxation. She was a Senior Associate in the Tax Compliance Group at SGV & Co. (affiliate of Ernst & Young), a Manager in the Financial Reporting Operations at Citibank N.A. ROHQ, and Vice President - Finance Controller at Deutsche Knowledge Services Pte. Ltd. (DKS). While at DKS, she also led a team handling US corporate tax reporting and compliance for Deutsche Bank Americas region. She graduated with a BS in Business Administration and Accountancy from the University of the Philippines.

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DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

James Aguilar

James has had over 10 years of experience in telecommunications, banking, enterprise systems, and software development. He is a full stack web developer with years of management experience. Prior to Chi-Tech Philippines, he was co-founder and Head of Software Project Management of a tech solutions services company. He graduated from the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos with a degree in Computer Science.

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DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Jennielyn Libut

Jennie graduated from the University of the Philippines Los Baňos with Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Degree, Cum Laude. She has worked as a university instructor teaching primarily Discrete Math, Data Structures and Algorithms, and Numerical Analysis. Prior to joining Chi-Tech Philippines, she has 13 years of IT experience focused on telecommunications. Her roles have spanned different aspects of software development and solutions architecture, project management, and incident management.

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DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Mark Documento

Mark has had over 15 years of experience in software development. He has extensive experience applying new technologies and agile methodologies to various applications like ERP, music, communications, and artificial intelligence. His various roles in the industry have allowed him to participate in different stages of software development from conceptualization to delivery and maintenance. Prior to joining Chi-Tech Philippines, he was a Software Development Head at an advanced analytics company.

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DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Grace Aningalan

Grace is a software engineer with more than 13 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. She brings heavy skills in Systems Analysis, Design, Architecture, and Integration. Prior to joining the corporate world, she was a University Instructor for Computer Science courses. She graduated from the University of the Philippines with a scholarship from the Department of Science and Technology.

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QA MANAGER

Cocoy Urieta

Cocoy has had more than 14 years of experience in design and quality engineering for electronic devices, peripherals for embedded systems, middleware, and mobile applications. Prior to joining Chi-Tech Philippines, he was a firmware design engineer and then became a software quality engineer. He conducted training courses as an SME, and was a teaching faculty for software development. He graduated from the Mapua Institute of Technology with a degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering.

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BUSINESS MANAGER

Alexander Beach

A graduate of Colby College with a double major in Economics and East Asian Studies, Alex has worked for various investment banks in China and the US and has successfully completed sell side deals of several tech companies. Alexander completed courses in Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting, Global Financial Markets, Statistics in Economics at the Tuck School of Business in Dartmouth. He is proficient in reading, speaking, and writing in Mandarin.

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HUMAN RESOURCES

Mhyrian Gameng

Mhyrian has had over 15 years of experience in Human Resources, holding both local and regional roles. She provides expertise and advisory services in the areas of recruitment, employer-employee relations, compensation and benefits, and labor law compliance.

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INNOVATOR

You!

Chi-Tech Philippines is always on the lookout for the best talent whether from the Philippines or around the world. If you are interested in joining us, please drop us a line at ph.careers@chi-x.com