ASEAN ● Philippines

Manila Hub

The Manila Hub was the first Global Shapers Hub in the Philippines and one of the earliest hubs to be formed in the world. Our mission is to develop and nurture diverse young leaders who channel their energy and enthusiasm to shape a peaceful, prosperous and inclusive world starting with Manila. We are a diverse collective of young leaders. From internationally awarded directors to public school teachers. From doctors to board game designers. We span different industries creating programs and projects within our four focus areas: entrepreneurship, education, wellness and environment.

30 members


Amanda Dominguez

Lead, Government and Stakeholder Relations, Asia-Pacific

@ ConsenSys

Cherrie Atilano

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

@ Agrea Agricultural Systems International Inc.

Jerome Bactol

Project Development Officer IV

Adrian Immanuel Bonifacio

Manager, Impact and Collaboration

@ Advancement for Rural Kids (ARK)

Angela Chen

Co-Founding Member

@ Impact Capitalyst

Lester Lim Cruz

Co-founder, Strategist

Richard Dacalos

Creator and Co-Founder

@ Upstart: The Boardgame

Kevin dela Cruz

Co-Founder and Training Manager

@ Good Governance Initiative

Pepe Diokno


Ann Dumaliang

Managing Trustee

Isis Clariz Huang

Unit Manager and Financial Advisor

Charles Justin Victorino Lim

Chief Executive Officer

Cecilia Martinez-Miranda

Managing Director

Pamela Nicole Erive Mejia


Emmanuele Marie Parra

Publishing Specialist

Enzo Pinga

Co-Founder and Chief Operational Officer

@ Earthbeat Farms

Rebecca Plaza


@ Plaza + Partners Inc.

Jerica Isabel Llige Reyes

Senior Research Technologist

Randall Rosales


@ Network of Underwater Digital Imagers, Inc.

Chelsea Elizabeth Samson

Medical Director

Michaela Tanjangco

Manager, Entrepreneurship Selection and Growth

@ Endeavor Philippines

Pamela Isabelle Zuniga Belen

Business Development Manager

Miro Frances Capili

News Correspondent (Economics)

Patrick Jan Doromal

Programme Manager

Jaime Joel Roceles Jimenez

Operations and Logistics Manager

Joshua Miguel Deniega Lopez

Assistant Program Coordinator

Guill Marc Daus Mariano


Shaina Tantuico

Executive Director

Erika Magdalena Villa Abrille

Co-founder, Managing Director

Founding Curator

Karen Davila

News Anchor and Correspondent

@ ABS-CBN Television Network

Interested in joining? Apply today to join our hub.