Leadership

Phil Bartos

President and CEO

Phil has worked extensively in the management consulting and IT/BPO outsourcing industries for Fortune 500 companies including: Accenture, Computer Sciences Corporation, TELUS and Siemens. Phil’s experience in the offshore outsourcing industry has included operations in the Philippines, India, Thailand, Russia, Mexico and Mercosur. Phil was an early adopter and pioneer entering the Philippine market in 2003; when it was still a small yet burgeoning offshore geography. In 2009, he launched NarraSoft and today serves as its President and CEO. Phil serves on the board of directors of the NC Museum of Life and Science, a globally renowned institution. He is also an executive advisor to Bright Knight Ventures (brightknightventures.com). Bright Knight Ventures is an innovative shared-risk VC catering to small independent companies and entrepreneurs. He graduated from Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and Marketing.

Gaia Lising

General Manager

Gaia Lising started her career as a designer for an advertising agency, but has always been fascinated about the web and digital technology. She delved into web development nine years ago, and was immersed in the digital marketing industry for 3 years – she has not looked back since. She was hired to work as Narrasoft’s Program Manager where she managed a talented group of web, mobile, game, and software developers who share the same passion. She has since been promoted to General Manager, and a local partner, a personal goal that NarraSoft helped her accomplish. She has recently picked up interest in business strategic planning and process development.

Welnee Asoy-Butterfield

Head of Software Development and BPO

Welnee is a product of a non-profit French Scholarship Organization named Passerelles Numeriques. She graduated in University of San Carlos – Cebu and started her career as Software QA Engineer in Industries like Retail and Gaming for more than 4 years. As she always wanted to pursue Management, she worked her way to be promoted in Supervisory Roles and became Technical Delivery Specialist where she leads a group of Developers and QA Engineers. Welnee joined NarraSoft last August 2017 as Project Manager and was promoted to Program Manager in where she manages a group of talented Developers and BPO team.

Maxie Pingoy

Head of Digital Art

At an early age, Maxie has always been passionate in developing and playing video games. She graduated from De La Salle College of St. Benilde with a degree in Bachor of Science in Information Technology with specialization in Game Design and Development. She focused on studying the entire game development process to help her in accomplishing her goal to become a Producer. In 2014, she started her career as a 3D Artist and Game Designer in a Japanese mobile game company. Eventually, she was hired in a AAA game company as a Project Coordinator where she helped in managing a team of artists, developers, designers and QA while collaborating closely with external studios from different countries. Last February 2019, Narrasoft hired her as a Senior Producer to lead the Art Team in achieving high quality and efficiency.

Jessa Mirasol

Head of Human Resources

Jessa Mirasol began her career in human resource management as an HR Assistant in 2017 with MDC Group (a Dassault Systemes partner). She was promoted to an HR Officer shortly afterwards. Her responsiblities included recruiting, benefit administration, labor relations, training and organizational development. In September 2019 she joined NarraSoft as their HR Manager. Jessa is now responsible for all areas of the human resource department. She graduated from Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Muntinlupa in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and a Major in Operations Management. Jessa is passionate about music, singing and arts.

Lara Gacura

Head of Business Development Manager

Lara is an aspiring writer-turned-sales marketer, passionate about conveying stories behind every campaign to successfully appeal a targeted market. As Business Development Manager, not only is she responsible for client relations, but she is also in-charge of implementing marketing strategies that help increase brand awareness, generate leads, and acquire new clients. When she isn’t working, you’ll find Lara binge-watching her favorite shows on Netflix and cuddling her puppy.

Kylle Bernabe

Head of Finance and Accounting

Kylle was a consistent academic scholar since grade school up until her university days. She graduated Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Polytechnic University of the Philippines and passed her CPA Licensure Examination on the same year. She started her career in one of the Big Four accounting firms in Philippines (and globally). She learned and honed her diverse experience in accounting, finance, auditing, and consulting roles through her involvement with various multinational financial institutions, manufacturers, transportation network, and BPOs. In addition to being a CPA, she is also interested in communications, health, law, and environment. She is a proud only child of her single mom whom she considers her very own wonderwoman.