Winston Damarillo is the executive chairman of Amihan, a leading digital enterprise transformation company in ASEAN. He served as the chief strategy officer of the PLDT Group and managing director of PLDT Capital. He is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 20 years of experience as a technology entrepreneur and venture capital professional.
Damarillo was among the highest performing venture capital executives at Intel, having led the majority of his investments to either a successful initial public offering or a profitable corporate acquisition. He is the founder of several startups including Gluecode, a company specializing in Java Server Software. Gluecode was acquired by IBM in 2005, and is now an integral part of the IBM WebSphere division.
Damarillo is an active participant and member of the Global Agenda Council in the World Economic Forum (WEF) and was among the WEF Young Global Leaders of 2010.
He is the author of best-selling book, Ready Or Not: The 6 Big Disruptions that Will Change the Way We Do Business.