Roy Joseph R. Roberto
Platform Governance and Policy Operations Lead | Lazada Philippines
Roy Joseph Roberto, M.Sc., is the Platform Governance and Policy Operations Lead of Lazada Philippines. He directly reports to the Vice President of Operations and supervises a team of business analysts.
Before joining Lazada, he had more than six years of IT/Tech experience in both local and international organizations, including a Fortune Global 500 company where he assumed a Senior Analyst position. He has delivered software engineering solutions (SAP) to a diverse portfolio of large-scale business clientele from industries such as telecommunications, law, media and advertising, healthcare, real estate, and food and beverage, most of which are industry leaders in the Irish and UK markets.
He earned his Master’s Degree in Data Science from the Asian Institute of Management, an international research and management institution co-founded by Harvard Business School. In his Capstone, he served as Client Interface Manager and Requirements Analyst as he worked closely with C-level executives and decision makers on a confidential predictive analytics use case that could improve baseline performance by nearly 40%.
He has also engaged with Alibaba Business School, ASEAN Foundation, SAP Southeast Asia, the Department of Finance, and the UnionBank of the Philippines in helping promote data science and digital transformation among young people in the region.