Leah A. Macatangay
Strategic and Marketing Management
Prof. Leah Alvino Macatangay has more than twenty-five years of experience as an industrial engineer and business professional, with corporate and individual consulting experience in operations management, supply chain, and marketing, and managerial experience in business development in several organizations.
She also has related academic experience as college professor in various universities, teaching operations management, operations research, entrepreneurship, total quality management, facilities management, strategic management, system dynamics, statistics, marketing, and business ethics. She has held various administrator positions in the academe, including College Dean of the Entrepreneurs School of Asia, and currently, Dean of the College of Engineering of the Central Colleges of the Philippines, where she also teaches operations research, supply chain management, and total quality management in the IE Program.
She is a Thought Leader of the Benita and Catalino Yap Foundation where she does research; gives talks on corporate social responsibility and social entrepreneurship; and co-organizes the National CSR Educators’ Council.
She has an undergraduate degree (1983) and a masters degree (1999) in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines Diliman, and a masters degree in Education from the University of Asia and the Pacific (1990). She has taken courses in education at the Istituto della Scienza de Pedagogia in Rome, Italy (1988); and is currently doing her Doctorate in Business Administration at the De La Salle University, where she is writing her dissertation on social entrepreneurship
Prof Macatangay is a member of the Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers, the Philippine Association for Engineering Schools, UP Alumni Engineers, and Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of the Philippines. She is also a member and past president of the De La Salle University Business Doctoral Society. She is a Professional Industrial Engineer (PIE), a certification issued by the Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers.