Efren co-journeys with business owners, leaders and their teams in co-creating and co-innovating their strategies, and co-driving their “key success predictors” in their daily life and operations, towards their aspired and shared present and future, in a continually evolving, changing, challenging and competitive environment.
He uses tools from the pathbreaking advancements in Neuroscience of Conversation® and Conversational Intelligence® to help build trusting relationships, teamwork, and culture amidst difficulties and uncertainties, and bring out the best from them to co-multiply their growth, co-accelerate their sales, and co-ignite their creative engagement and satisfaction; and, reach their desired business, leadership, career potential and performance outcome, and realize their aspired business and professional significance and social value, personal meaning and happiness, family life and well-being.
Efren is among a few thousand Certified Conversational Intelligence® Coaches by The CreatingWE Institute (New York, USA) in the whole world igniting mission, spirit, clarity of purpose and roadmaps, and astounding outcomes among those who espouse the pathbreaking Neuroscience of Conversations®.
A seasoned Chief Human Resource Officer of 34 years of meaningful HR experience, Efren was awarded 100 Most Influential Global HR Practitioners by CHRO Asia during World HRD Forum in Mumbai, India in 2016.
He is a Senior Certified Professional and one among few Volunteer Subject Matter Experts of the Society of Human Resource Management (Alexandria, Virginia, USA), which has around 310,000 members globally to date (2019).
He holds a Certificate on Strategic Business Economics at the University of Asia & Pacific (Manila, Philippines).
And, he is a Fellow of Life Management Institute with Distinction (Atlanta, Georgia, USA).
He is a faculty member of Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia Pacific (ADFIAP), the Insurance Institute of Asia and the Pacific (IIAP), and the Institute of Marriage and Family Development (IMFD) at the University of Asia & the Pacific (UA&P), all located in prime business districts in the Philippines.
His vast working experiences and consulting engagements span corporate and government sectors, and civil societies involved in banking, finance, and insurance, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, food and liquor, semiconductor and wire manufacturing, education and consulting, industrial and commercial building air-conditioning supplies and installation, and fashion retail.