Giovanni Abelardo

Director – Employee Engagement and Experience, The Ascott

Giovanni is the Director of Employment Engagement & Experience at The Ascott Limited with more than 12 years’ experience in the Human Resources industry. Giovanni specialises in change & innovation with a passion for engagement through consumerisation & new initiatives to build a work experience that leads to employee satisfaction, productivity & ultimately, success.  

Leading the E3 (Employee Engagement & Experience) function, Giovanni’s role encompasses strategic knowhow with an emphasis on people, resource & project management. This lends itself to recruitment & selection, payroll, compensation and benefits and learning and development. Giovanni is a firm believer that building from these areas from a lateral perspective lays the foundation for success and growth; offering opportunities to cultivate a strong learning environment and provide efficient process and procedures to extend the innovation of the workforce and empower employees.