Feb 27, 2014 (Thu): LivingSocial Philippines is pleased to announce the appointment of Patricia Famador as the new Country Head of the leading e-commerce business based in Manila. Famador will replace departing Managing Director, Jojo Añonuevo effective 7 March 2014. Following two years with LivingSocial, Añonuevo is leaving to pursue outside interests.
Famador will oversee the Philippines operations along with an excellent management team and alongside Nazar Musa, CEO of LivingSocial Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Famador has 20 years of experience in various roles and industries covering advertising and promotions, events, marketing and public relations, retail sales, and customer service. Previously, Famador was Director of Operations for LivingSocial Philippines. Under her leadership, Famador has built a strong local team and established a proven track record with LivingSocial employees, partners and customers in the Philippines.
“We are privileged to have worked with Jojo Añonuevo in expanding the business and look forward to further strengthening the brand in the Philippines under the leadership of Famador,” said Nazar Musa, CEO of LivingSocial Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
“LivingSocial is in a strong position for growth globally. The business is well funded and poised to drive revenue,” said Famador. “We have built a great team here in the Philippines and I am excited to lead the business and to further expand the LivingSocial brand in our market and beyond.”