Manila, Philippines – Cloudstaff, a leading global cloud workforce provider, has announced that its board of directors has appointed Andrea De Guzman as Chief Human Resource Officer, effective 1 December, 2020.
The newly created role will see Andrea join the Cloudstaff executive team while overseeing the organization’s Human Resources and Recruitment departments, with a key focus on workforce planning and talent development as the company continues its rapid growth phase.
Announcing Andrea’s appointment, Cloudstaff Founder & CEO, Lloyd Ernst said: “Andrea is an exceptional leader, and we are very excited to have her join the leadership team. She is a proven senior executive with a strong record of establishing HR excellence”.
Andrea brings with her over 10 years of corporate leadership experience and knowledge, having previously held senior management positions with a number of the Philippines’ largest outsourcing, and financial organizations.
Reflecting on her appointment, Andrea said: “Cloudstaff is the #1 Workplace. It is not the other kids on the block. We are set to expand our footprint to other markets and it’s a very exciting time.
“I joined the Cloudstaff team as I share its purpose of creating jobs and coming up with new ideas to help our customers’ businesses as we continue to build the #1 Workplace.
“As the Chief Human Resource Officer, I am confident that we have the right culture to fuel the organisation’s goals and have the right conditions for growth.”
Cloudstaff is a premium outsourcing provider that helps businesses to grow and achieve greater sustainability by providing high quality staff and world-class facilities in the Philippines while removing the burdens of recruitment, HR, and payroll.
Established in 2005 by founder and current CEO, Lloyd Ernst, Cloudstaff provides over 2,500 staff performing more than 270 unique job roles to clients around the world, with a focus on the Australian, US, UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong markets.
With an ever-growing workforce, Cloudstaff operates out of 8 premium business centres across the Philippines, including five offices in Metro Clark, two offices in Manila (Ortigas and Makati), and an operational hub in Cebu.
Domestically within the Philippines, Cloudstaff has adopted a ‘#1 Workplace in the Philippines’ mantra, which sees staff receive numerous perks and benefits. The strategy has resulted in Cloudstaff boasting a 98.1% staff retention rate – one of the highest in the industry.