By Braulio Giron, Jr. on January 16, 2019
The leader in recruitment solutions in Southeast Asia and one of the most prestigious universities in the Philippines partner to help students with their career goals
Highly regarded as one the most prestigious schools in the Philippines as well as Southeast Asia, Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) has long considered it one of its missions to contribute to the development goals of the nation, particularly through the education and holistic formation of their students, as well as through various corporate activities.
Among the university’s most recent efforts has been its collaboration with Kalibrr Technology Ventures, Inc., as representatives from the first and only recruitment solutions provider in Southeast Asia met with heads from ADMU to sign a memorandum-of-agreement that formalized the partnership between the school and the company.
In attendance were main signatories Carmela Siojo, the Director of the Loyola Schools Office of Placement and Career Services, and Paul Rivera, Chief Executive Officer of Kalibrr. They were joined by Loyola Schools Office of Placement and Career Services Career Advisors Ronald Rodriguez, Krislyn Plucena, Emily Lizada, Office Staff Johanna Santos and Daisy Lingahan, as well as by Kalibrr’s Market Development Manager Danielle Ayag, Program Coordinator Dean Bulaon, and Senior Graphic Designer Krizia Lim.
The partnership will see Kalibrr and ADMU working together to provide accessible career opportunities for students and graduates, as well as improve the tracking and reporting of data on the careers of graduates to help better ensure success. The former also aims to help the latter’s student and alumni networks through career-related content respectively made for each.
Additionally, the blog articles, videos, infographics, and white papers released through the Kalibrr Career Advice Blog will be distributed to the Ateneo alumni and student networks for ease of access. Additionally, the partnership will also have Kalibrr’s participating in Ateneo Career Seminars and Events, starting with the Ateneo Career Fair this coming February.
For more on ADMU / the Loyola Schools Office of Placement & Career, visit their official website.
Kalibrr is a technology company that aims to transform how candidates find jobs and how companies hire talent. Placing the candidate experience at the center of everything it does, the company continues to attract the best talents from all over, with 1.7 million professionals and counting. Kalibrr ultimately connects these talents to companies in search of their next generation of leaders.
The only end-to-end recruitment solutions provider in Southeast Asia, Kalibrr is headquartered in Makati, Philippines, with offices in San Francisco, California and Jakarta, Indonesia. Established in 2012, it has served over 18,000 clients, and is backed by some of the world’s most powerful start-up incubators and venture capitalists. These include Y Combinator, Omidyar Network, Patamar Capital, Wavemaker Partners, and Kickstart Ventures.