NDC signs memorandum of understanding agreements with AIESEC Philippines, Bughaw Creative Collective, and StartUp Village

The National Development Company recently signed a memorandum of understanding with three forward-thinking organizations: AIESEC Philippines Foundation, Inc.StartUp Village Management Corporation, and Bughaw Creative Collective, Inc.

Country President of AIESEC in the Philippines, Bettina Marlise Quilapio, and Branch Manager for Business Development of AIESEC DLSU-Manila, Maria Cecilia Mendiola, expressed their excitement for this partnership, as it would directly empower more young people to venture into startups and entrepreneurship.

Likewise, StartUp Village’s President Carlo Calimon restated their commitment to support startups, guiding them from scratch and mentoring them to reach their full potential because they strongly believe that “it takes a village to raise a startup.”

Bughaw Creative Collective’s co-founder, Chief Innovator, and Group CFO, Jocel Isidro Dilag, also echoed their mission to empower creative-type startups by assisting them with the technical process of registering and other compliances.

The signing was wrapped up by the Lead Product Owner of SAP Germany, Peter Roth, and the License Utilization Manager of SAP UK, Osas Ehigie, with both lauding NDC’s objective of nurturing ideas to stimulate growth and finding the right organizations to support.

For any inquiries regarding the Philippine Innovation Hub, reach out to info@ndc.gov.ph.

About AIESEC Philippines

AIESEC Philippines is the biggest organization led by young people globally, with a presence in the Philippines via 10 distinct local branches, and has remained committed to fostering youth leadership since 1968.

About StartUp Village

StartUp Village is a nurturing hub for startups, offering support to translate innovative ideas into reality.

About Bughaw Creative Collective

Bughaw Creative Collective is a facilitator and collaborator for Filipino Creative Enterprises, aiding them in expanding domestically and globally. Through data analytics and custom business evaluation and management solutions, it enables these enterprises to improve their operations efficiently.