Shaping Up

Weng Bagadion, MAEdM, CFP
Chief Executive Officer

Weng Bagadion is the Founding President of the Creative Economies Council of the
Philippines (2011 to present), a non-profit private-sector-driven umbrella organization of
IT-enabled creative industries including animation, game development, interactive media,
audiovisual (film, television, music, post-production), design, publishing and print, and advertising.
She was former President of the Animation Council of the Philippines (2009-2011), and member
of the Board of Directors of the Business Processing Association of the Philippines (2009-2011).
As an industry leader, Weng represents the Philippines in various international forums and
initiatives, particularly those relating to digital creative content.

Beyond her advocacy work, Weng is a serial entrepreneur and the Philippines'
foremost expert in e-learning and publishing. She is currently the Chief Executive
Officer of Mediamatics, a 13-year old multinational company that provides digital
creative services to the English- and Spanish-speaking markets of Asia, North
America, Latin America and Europe. Mediamatics also provides consulting services
to investors and venture capitalists seeking to do business in the Philippines and in
Colombia, where the company operates its backrooms.

As a professional, Weng has been providing consulting to top-tier corporations,
academic institutions, and governmental organizations in the areas of education and
training, human resource and performance management, organization development,
process and technology management, financial planning, and marketing and
business development for more than 15 years now. Her most recent clients include
Sun Life Financial/Sun Life of Canada, the Asian Institute of Management, and
Mapúa Institute of Technology.

Early in her career, Weng handled projects for the World Bank and the Social Sciences and
Humanities Research Council of Canada.

Her natural propensity for pioneering innovations, combined with her passion for
traveling and the environment, has recently driven Weng to dabble into the
renewable energy sector. She is currently engaged on the projects related to electric
vehicles; waste-to-energy/waste-to-commodity, and integrated waste management.
Weng holds a bachelor's degree in Economics and a master’s degree in Educational
Leadership and Management from De La Salle University and a Certified Financial
Planner credential from the Asian Institute of Management.

Weng Bagadion with His Excellency
Philippines President Benigno "Noynoy"
Aquino, Malacañang Palace, 2010

Weng Bagadion speaking at synergies
between Asia and Latin America at the
Outsource2LAC Summit in Montevideo,
Uruguay, April 2011

Jhon Jairo Villa Ramirez
Chief Operations Officer, Latin America