Naisa Santos is Director and Practice Head for Financial Services: Banking and FinTech. In this capacity, she serves as a business partner for clients in the banking sector, primarily supporting requirements in human capital and corporate strategy. Concurrently, she helps drive growth in the FinTech space, where she successfully led engagements to form senior management teams for both established and emerging FinTech players in the Philippines and the ASEAN region.
Having been with the firm for more than 15 years, Naisa is regarded as an expert consultant to both clients and candidates alike. She advises C-level executives, senior managers, and high-potential mid-level executives on such areas as executive search and career mapping, human capital trends, industry insights, and business management. Throughout her tenure with the firm, she has completed C-suite and mid-level placements for clients in other industries besides Financial Services, covering domestic and Southeast Asian markets. She nurtured key partnerships with well-reputed banks and financial services companies, including major conglomerates and multinational corporations with business interests in finance and affiliated sectors, such as Energy, Infrastructure, Mining, Real Estate, Retail, and Utilities, among others.
Naisa graduated from De La Salle University, College of St. Benilde with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management, and completed Executive Education programs at the Columbia Business School in New York.