Team

Robin Abello, Founder

Robin started Akubo as an in-house project for Tapulanga Foundation, a nonprofit he and his sister founded in 2001.

For an organization with staff both in the Philippines and in the US, Robin recognized the need for a simple, affordable and powerful web-based database that small organizations worldwide can use.

Robin is also the founder of Percworks, Inc. in Maryland, USA, which provides computer tech support, training, and web applications development services.

He earned a BS in Computer Science at the University of Maryland and an MS in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.

Edwin Calanog, Regional Director (Asia)

Edwin was one of Akubo’s first customers. He brings a wealth of operations experience to help Akubo’s growth and ensure that both customer satisfaction and product quality remain high.

Edwin holds an MBA from Fordham University and a BA in International Relations from the University of Minnesota.His past roles include leading Lakeside Technologies International as Senior Operations Manager for its software development operations in the Philippines. Previously, he worked with Microsoft Business Solutions in Pasig City as a Program Manager assigned to Project Accounting solutions.

Marianne “Mayan” Quebral, Senior Adviser for Partnerships and Programs

Marianne "Mayan" Quebral is a top-rated consultant and fundraising expert and was also behind the fund raising success of some well-known organizations like UNICEF, Asian Institute of Management, Ang Misyon, Inc. and Save the Children, to name a few.

Mayan trained at The Fund Raising School in Indiana, U.S.A, and with over 3 decades of development experience, she has trained over 1,000 development professionals in 24 countries. Mayan is a frequent speaker for Akubo events and has joined us as Akubo’s Senior Adviser for Partnerships and Programs – a big fan of professionalizing fund raising!

Noli Reyes Director
Gerard Yusay Director
Ina Torrejon Customer Development Manager
Renita Pioquid Software Engineer
Elin Aldrine Pablico Software Engineer
Mila Fe Biason Graphic Designer
Rochele Bagasala Technical Support Representative/Marketing Associate
Amiel Pastor Software Engineer
Jeff Rey Narvasa Software Engineer
Jason Smith Giltendez Software Engineer
Benjie Tigley Software Engineer
Carlos Resurreccion System Admin