Leigh Joy Teo Portal
Associate Director
“Constantly tailoring recruiting approaches to meet specific hiring needs. I turn challenges into opportunities and failures into examples to avoid.”
Leigh is an industry expert with more than 10 years of successful experience in full life cycle Recruiting and Business Development. She has proven ability to foster relationships with C-suites and senior executives for Consumer Goods, Life Science, Technology and Business Process Outsourcing opportunities. 

Leigh began her career in recruiting at a top Business Process Outsourcing Company in Cebu, Philippines as Recruitment Officer for 5 years. In 2013, she moved to Manila, Philippines and joined an executive search firm as a Recruitment Consultant and was then promoted to Senior Consultant doing mid-senior level hiring across Southeast Asia.

Leigh knows that people hire people, not resumes. Companies are not just looking for set of qualifications that match a job description. She is most fulfilled when helping people to grow professionally. Her vision and ability to nurture relationships lead to long-term solutions and success. 

Leigh received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of San Jose Recoletos, Philippines. In her spare time, she paints on canvass.