"Diversity of beliefs is key to a successful and inclusive workplace. I prioritize finding candidates who bring unique perspectives and experiences to the table, helping organizations tap into new markets, innovate and ultimately grow."
Jona May Franco is an Associate at Signium Singapore. She co-leads the office’s Life Sciences and Professional Services sector practices.
Jona is an accomplished talent recruiter with experiences in senior executive search and HR consulting of global boutique agencies and large international executive search firms. Specializing in the industrial, life sciences as well as government sectors, Jona has successfully assisted her managing partner in placing CEO, Deputy Secretary, Executive Officer, General Manager and Director mandates for various multinationals and Government agencies. She has also managed Chair and Board appointments for several Statutory Authorities.
As a result, she brings strong sector understanding and of specific requirements, including diversity of the search and engagement of executives and Non-Executive Directors. Relationship management has been a major focus for Jona, and she is passionately committed to understanding the ever-changing needs of clients and carefully assesses the capabilities of candidates to ensure a good cultural match between the two.
She has a strong understanding of the Government sector but more importantly the importance of building lasting relationships with clients and candidates alike. Jona has a Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Management from the University of San Beda and is fluent in Filipino and English. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.