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Diane Barraquio.


Consultant - AdTech, Singapore

+65 6372 9444

A brief description of your career history

Diane started as a Business Development Manager in a BPO company in the Philippines before moving to Singapore. She then joined an events company doing B2B sales. With strong passion on people and sales, Diane pursued a career in recruitment and has not looked back since. For over 5 years, she has successfully built a strong network of contacts across Digital Media agencies and Adtech providers in SEA with key focus in Singapore. 

What makes you ‘now’ in technology?

Diane enjoys catching up with industry experts day in-day out, reading industry related news articles and attending networking events and seminars to keep herself well informed of the current recruitment trends and market insights.

What gets you out of bed on a Monday morning?

Aside from incessant alarm, Diane admits that working with a dynamic team of like-minded colleagues is her key stimulus to get out of bed on Monday morning.

What do you see as the next big game changer within the Digital Media and Technology industry?

Artificial Intelligence, and Block Chain – watch this space.

You call yourself a specialist. Why?

Being the only if not one of the very few recruitment consultants in Singapore with over 5 years’ experience dedicated in recruiting within Adtech and Digital media in SEA, makes Diane a true specialist.

What is your greatest achievement? (This could be either work or personal)

Successfully surviving the corporate world at a young age in a multi-cultural city that is miles away from home is one helluva achievement Diane will always be proud of.

What is the best thing about your role?

Since working in Adtech and Digital Media space, Diane had learned to effectively shield herself from intrusive ads.

When you were a child, what did you want to be?

A lawyer.

Who sits next to you in the office?

Baby E!

What is your favourite quote?

Don’t be afraid to give yourself everything you’ve ever wanted in life. 

If you could invite 5 people to dinner who would they be?

Koko, Kim, Kourt, Kris, Kylie and Kendall 

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