Women Driving Excellence: The Future of Work Experience

Xandra Feliza Galang

Xandra Galang is a transformational talent maestro, reshaping organizational culture to conquer challenges and reach ambitious goals.

With an extensive 20-year track record, she has championed projects across Fortune 500 companies and top players in various industries.

Her recent appointment as the Head of Strategic HR Talent Management at Ayala Corporation revolves around her expertise in Workforce Planning, Talent Acquisition, Career and Performance Management, Talent Mobility, Succession Planning, Learning and Organization Development.

Before joining Ayala, she orchestrated a remarkable HR transformation at AG&P, winning the prestigious “Best HR Team” accolade at the Chief of Asia Awards in July 2023.

Xandra’s achievements extend beyond borders, having been a key figure at Deloitte Southeast Asia, where she spearheaded multimillion-dollar engagements in Organization Transformation, Culture and Change Management.

Xandra’s impressive list of certifications includes being a Professional Scrum Master, an International Coaching Federation (ICF) Coach, a Development Dimensions International (DDI) Facilitator, an Uplifting Service Workshop Leader and PMI PMP certified.

Her influence reaches beyond the boardroom, as she has served as a judge for the 2023 EXA Awards and 2022 STEVIEĀ® Awards in multiple categories. Furthermore, she’s been recognized as the 2019 Top Training & Development Leader by Employer Branding Awards and the 2018 Philippine Society of Talent Development – Gawad Maestro Most Outstanding L&D Professional of the Year.

When not shaping corporate futures, she imparts her wisdom as an instructor of the Organization Development Diploma Course at De La Salle College of St. Benilde. Beyond her professional achievements, Xandra is also a dedicated wife and mom to Xavier, Ysabel, and Zoey, the stars behind “Learning with Team XYZ Galang” on YouTube.

2024 Speakers and Facilitators

Ruby Jaucian

SVP and Chief People Officer

Personal Collection Direct Selling Inc

Aileen Dela Cruz

FVP Human Resources & Corporate Services Group Head,

RCBC Bankcard Services

Nerissa Berba

EVP/ Chief People Officer

Security Bank Corporation

Avery Banta

VP and Head HRBP, Change Management, & Org Development COE Team

Globe Telecom

Katrina Ramos

Director of Talent Acquisition

Sitel Group

Lyn Hadjula- Legarde

Country People & Culture Head

FrieslandCampina/ Alaska Milk Corporation

Fabi Carino

Country HR Director


Karlo Jay Plata

Country HR Business Partner


Xandra Feliza Galang

Head of Strategic Talent Management

Ayala Corporation