Ann Garrido – Director of Operations
Ann Garrido is one of the directors of Kittelson and Carpo Consulting, in charge of the overall operations of business units in the company. She oversees management of all processes involved in the day to day operations ensuring compliance with the industry’s best practices and acceptable quality standards. She is also responsible for the business development and leads client support and management protocols.
Prior to that, she was the head for Business Registration and Visa Services departments. She started with the company assisting foreign investors in setting up and keeping their businesses in the Philippines compliant with the government. She strategically managed multiple business registration projects and visa processing engagements at the same time. She is very well-accustomed to the procedures of each of the government offices and experienced in dealing with some of the most stringent. Because of this, she was able to proficiently represent various local and multinational clients before the SEC, BIR, Bureau of Immigration, DOLE and other local government offices. Her experience handling services under the two departments gave her the unique opportunity to learn the fundamentals of other services offered under the company and its affiliates.
With her more than 10 years of combined experience working from ground up, she has been building valuable relationships with government agencies, commercial institutions and the business community. Earlier in her career, Ann was involved in the IT-BPO industry and in the real estate industry, where she handled residential landlord representation and property management in and in the outskirts of Metro Manila. She gained her BA Political Science degree from the University of the Philippines Diliman as a Dean’s awardee. Thereafter, she earned LLB units in Arellano University School of Law and is currently finishing her degree of Master of Business Administration, a joint program from the Ateneo de Manila University and Regis Colorado University.