Philip Vasquez is the Chief Operating Officer of Balikbayan Store in Dubai.
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Dubai-based Balikbayan Store has appointed Philip Vasquez as its Chief Operating Officer (COO), its founder told Expatmedia.net.
“I have full confidence in Philip Vasquez’s extensive experience in building and managing multiple businesses throughout the UAE,” said Michelle Guinto, CEO and founder of Balikbayan Store.
Vasquez is a seasoned professional in business development, having managed and grown various F&B brands in the UAE and the Philippines. He has launched two of his own business ventures in Dubai.
“As the new COO, I will make this ecosystem more dynamic by bringing in more merchants into the system thereby giving our kababayans a place to make their shopping complete and easy,” Vasquez said.
“Balikbayan Store aims to empower Filipino merchants and customers to make their shopping and business flawless. We will bring technology that makes it easy for us to send goods to Philippines while paying the amount on installment basis using Tabby and Tamara,” he added.
Balibayan Store’s founder said this “ will ensure that our global Filipino multi-vendor marketplace, Balikbayan Store, reaches even greater heights with the support of all stakeholders, ensuring utmost satisfaction for the Filipino community.”
Balikbayan Store, an online shopping platform launched this year, allows Filipinos and UAE residents to buy gifts that can be delivered to their families and friends in the Philippines. The items include groceries, gadgets, appliances, furniture, as well as travel and tour services. PR/Expat Media
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