Jose Paolo B. David


Mr. David is Managing Partner and Founder of IS ASIA Group, a digital creative agency with offices in Manila and Hong Kong. ISAG serves multinational clients such as Unilever, BMW, Mercedes Benz, Del Monte, and Dole as well as PSE listed corporations such as Rockwell Land, Robinsons Land, BPI, UnionBank and RFM.

He has served as Investment Professional for H&Q Philippines, General Manager for Math Coach, and Consultant for Signium International, one of the world's top 20 executive search firms, to establish the People's Republic of China country office.

Prior to these roles, Mr. David was Assistant Vice President; Marketing and Sales for Ford Group Philippines. Mr. David was responsible for the Philippines product and pricing strategy and portfolio management for Ford and Mazda brands, which covered 12 vehicle lines. In addition to his local responsibilities, Mr. David headed the Ford ASEAN Marketing and Sales team that developed and executed new product marketing initiatives for the ASEAN Region. He was also part of the core team that developed future products for Ford Asia Pacific, working in Business Planning and Product Development at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan.

Mr. David received his MBA with honors from Fordham University, GSBA and was the recipient of the 2005 BiMBA Award at Beijing International MBA, at Peking University. He is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma international honor society for business students. Mr. David studied Mandarin at Peking University and received his Bachelor of Arts from the Ateneo de Manila University.