The Cebu Shapers


Dan Clever Gigantone
Curator

Dan is a civil servant and currently the Head for Lending of the Development Bank of the Philippines – Cebu South Lending Center. He helps both public and private stakeholders gain access to development financing that would help them with their short to long term goals. Dan is also a theater artist of 2TinCans Philippines, Inc – a Cebu-based theater company.

He is passionate about development finance and financial inclusion, learning and development, and arts and culture.

Earl Ng
Vice-Curator

Earl is the Vice-President of Business Development for Ng Khai Development Corporation. He directly overseas Ng Khai’s corporate and retail IT reseller divisions. As well as cultivate and grow new business units within the company’s group portfolio. He is a self-confessed nerd, enjoys Dungeons & Dragons and homelabbing.

Nicole Blue David
Impact Officer

Nicole David is the Impact Officer of the Cebu Hub. She has been a Shaper since 2022.

Via Marie Aballanosa

Via Abellanosa is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2019.

Lorenzo Almario

Enzo currently manages the financial operations for First Autogas, a chain of multi-fuel retail stations across the Philippines, and the first in Visayas to offer LPG as an alternative fuel for automobiles. His educational background includes a BS in Management Engineering from Ateneo De Manila with a minor in Finance. Some of his hobbies are cooking (eating!), reading, and watching horror movies.

Having grown up in Cebu, Enzo is passionate about improving the place he calls home and he joined the Cebu Hub in 2018, and served as Curator in 2021, because he wanted believe in the ability of small groups to create an impact.

Isabella Kristianne Angan

Isabella Angan is a chapter manager of the Philippines South chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization. Her main role is to provide admin support for member entrepreneurs in their programs and projects. Aside from being a chapter manager, she is a freelance virtual assistant and writer for local media publications. When she isn’t working, she likes to do yoga, watch different TV series on different streaming apps, and hang out with her dog, Gucci.

Isabella believes that her life experiences have each contributed to her being so passionate about different advocacies — marine conservation, mental health, entrepreneurship, and women empowerment. She joined Global Shapers in hopes of finding a community who don’t just have the passion for advocacy but the willingness to act on it as well.

Carlo Chen-Delantar

Carlo Chen-Delantar is a Cebu Shaper. He has been a Shaper since 2014.

Charmaine Ong de Leon

After earning her degree in Architecture, Charm de Leon surprisingly made a career shift to entrepreneurship and dedicated her early career to providing avenues for start ups to physically sell their products and services like Pop District Bazaar and Sugbo Mercado. In 2019, she also partnered with talented people for a creative agency called Dual Story and started an online community and YouTube channel called Ready2Adult Ph (now Charm de Leon) where she talks about Personal Finance, Entrepreneurship, and Adulting How-Tos.

In all her endeavors, she advocates for empowering entrepreneurs and financial literacy. Global Shapers has helped her push these initiatives especially in her hometown of Cebu. She has been a member since 2017.

Katrina Miren Escaño

Miren Escaño is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2022.

Arianna Fernando

Ari Fernando is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2021.

Charlie Dyanne Golingay

Be interested than interesting” is a mantra Charlie follows as she approaches life with wonder, curiosity, and genuine understanding. As an undergraduate student pursuing chemistry, Charlie is curious about all things science – from the vastness of the universe, to the tiniest of molecules, leading her to seek future endeavors that would significantly improve the quality of life for all.

Outside of school, Charlie build Legos, reads YA books, and takes pictures of cats.

Carlostito Angelo Gothong

Carlostito Gothong is a Cebu Shaper. He has been a Shaper since 2017.

Ana Patricia Loren

Pat Loren is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2019.

Jaime Emil Thomas Duterte Luga

Jet is a 30-something professional from Cebu, Philippines whose main trade is as a writer. Through his writing skills, Jet has built a career of generating content across various platforms for clients of all shapes and sizes from all over the globe. He currently acts as the Content Development specialist for his own branding agency. On the side, he dabbles into content creation, running his own YouTube channel and book-review podcast.

Jet’s main advocacies lie in human rights and political activism. He is a bastion for democracy and believes in the responsibility of democratic citizens to hold both themselves and their governments accountable. Along with the Global Shapers Cebu Hub, Jet spearheaded a nationwide voters’ literacy campaign in preparation for the 2022 National Elections that took place in the Philippines

Alexandra Muñoz

Alex Muñoz is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2019.

Jessica Ouano

Jessica Ouano is a Cebu Shaper. She has been a Shaper since 2019.