Innovative businesses rely on technology to help them scale. We think resourcing should be the same.

For over a decade, we’ve been helping business leaders find smarter ways to solve skills challenges and optimise their operations.

In that time, we’ve seen the Philippines’ offshoring industry change dramatically. High-speed connectivity and advances in technology have transformed the way businesses use offshoring to improve their cost base and boost productivity.

We’ve evolved, too. Today, ConnectOS is an industry-leading Integrated Resourcing solutions partner, supporting enterprise clients throughout Australasia, North America and Europe.

Executive Team

Steve Evans

Steve Evans

Founder and CEO

Steve is the CEO of ConnectOS, which he founded to offer companies a different perspective when navigating the delivery of offshore services.

Steve pioneered the Integrated Resourcing model that has become the industry benchmark for sustainable, secure, compliant offshoring solutions. Today, ConnectOS’ Integrated Resourcing approach is helping leaders solve the challenge many growing businesses face: how to scale resource capability at speed and optimise operations, without diverting focus from their core business.

Steve partners with executives and management teams to develop customised Integrated Resourcing strategies that work. He brings over 25 years’ experience in managed technology, operational strategy and business outsourcing services for corporate clients, including listed organisations, across the financial, telco, healthcare, manufacturing, transport and FMCG sectors

Steve has established numerous offshore teams and led successful business process offshoring strategies for many leading brands. He is based at ConnectOS’ Melbourne office.

Read More
Leah Maria Canlas

Leah Canlas

Director of Client Relations

Leah leads ConnectOS’ Client Success services, and People & Culture team. She is responsible for the end-to-end implementation of ConnectOS offshoring business solutions, partnering closely with clients from strategy through to recruitment, onboarding and team establishment.

Leah’s expertise is in creating an exceptional service experience for every ConnectOS client, streamlining key decisions and the smallest details.

Leah is based at ConnectOS’ Manila office.

Read More
Robert Zulueta

Robert Zulueta

Director of Operations

Rob leads ConnectOS’ operations and solutions development. He specialises in helping enterprises simplify the complexities of offshore services. With nearly two decades’ experience in optimising IT operations, Rob has deep expertise in creating and deploying offshoring strategies that drive long-term growth.

Rob began his IT career in San Francisco, managing technology services for a global logistics brand. He has held various senior leadership positions responsible for offshore IT managed services teams, as well as Human Resources, Finance and Sales Support.

Rob is based at ConnectOS’ Melbourne office.

Read More
Joy Navarro

Joy Navarro

Director of Finance

Joy leads ConnectOS’ Finance operations. She is responsible for all financial planning and reporting, and leads the accountancy, treasury, procurement and payroll teams. She also oversees our employee benefits programs, ensuring our all team members are well supported and set up to thrive in their roles.

Joy works closely with employees and our clients and is known across the business for her exacting eye for detail and dissecting data.

In recent years, Joy has specialised in finance and accounting roles across a range of industries, and is experienced in all facets of offshore service operations.

Joy is based at ConnectOS’ Manila office.

Read More
Scott Frood

Scott Frood

Director of Sales

Scott leads ConnectOS’ sales operations. He specialises in helping companies develop and implement offshoring strategies that deliver sustainable value.

With over two decades’ experience in IT managed services for enterprises and government organisations, Scott partners with executive teams to help optimise business operations and find ways to generate more value. He brings deep expertise in managed services for large organisations, and is passionate about helping clients simplify the complexities of offshore services and build global teams.

Scott’s career includes senior leadership roles at major technology brands in the UK, Ireland and Australia.

Scott is based at ConnectOS’ Melbourne office.

Read More
Danica Tejada

Danica Tejada

Director of Corporate Services

Dani leads ConnectOS’ Corporate Services team, creating an exceptional workplace for our people and clients. She is responsible for administrative operations, ensuring a seamless experience for our office-based and hybrid teams, and our international clients during site visits.

Dani also manages the OH&S, Facilities and Security operations across our corporate locations. She is regarded for her exacting eye for detail, overseeing every aspect of our 5* workplace amenities.

Dani’s career experience includes client service relations and operations roles at large Australian BPO providers.

Read More

Management Team

Diana De Vera

Diana De Vera

Head of Human Resources
Daniel Valdez

Daniel Valdez

Head of IT
Rosette Gonzalez

Rosette Gonzalez

Head of Recruitment
Donn Fernandez

Donn Fernandez

Head of Labor Relations
Abby Palmones

Abby Palmones

Head of People and Culture

Scott leads ConnectOS’ sales operations. He specialises in helping companies develop and implement offshoring strategies that deliver sustainable value.

With over two decades’ experience in IT managed services for enterprises and government organisations, Scott partners with executive teams to help optimise business operations and find ways to generate more value. He brings deep expertise in managed services for large organisations, and is passionate about helping clients simplify the complexities of offshore services and build global teams.

Scott’s career includes senior leadership roles at major technology brands in the UK, Ireland and Australia.

Scott is based at ConnectOS’ Melbourne office.

John Bautista

John Bautista

Head of Compliance

Regional Sales Team

Alison Jeffrey

Alison Jeffrey

Regional Sales Manager – APAC

Alison leads ConnectOS’ NSW sales and relationship management operations. She partners with clients to explore the financial and productivity advantages of offshoring different roles, processes or functions. Alison helps leaders think differently about their capability gaps and create the optimum structure to solve their business challenges.

Alison brings over 10 years’ experience in the IT managed services industry, partnering with the C-suite across a range of industries, including manufacturing and financial services. She’s supported the management of IT operations for global brands and SMEs, and has expertise working with cyber risk teams to improve the security posture for organisations of all sizes.

Alison is based in ConnectOS’s Sydney office.

Read More
Drew Le Faucheur

Drew Le Faucheur

Regional Sales Manager – APAC

Drew leads ConnectOS’ VIC sales and relationship management operations. He is responsible for developing offshore business strategies that help clients reduce costs and find smarter ways to address their specific resourcing challenges.

Drew specialises in guiding clients through ConnectOS’ in-depth discovery process, drawing on his unique blend of technology and operational expertise.

Drew is based at ConnectOS’ Melbourne office.

Read More
Josephine Bautista

Josephine Bautista

Account Executive – Americas

Jo is responsible for sales support and relationship management in the US market.

Jo has over 15 years’ experience in enterprise and consumer sales in the US, Hong Kong and the Philippines. Her expertise spans FMCG, professional services and telecommunications for major global brands. This exposure has shaped Jo’s passion for helping ConnectOS clients find smarter ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs with tailored resourcing strategies.

Jo is based at ConnectOS’ Manila office.

Read More