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May 27, 2015

In 2013 when disaster struck the Philippines, Co-CEO Tony Alvarez applied Alvarez & Marsal’s commitment to problem solving and value creation, and in conjunction with the Alvarez Charitable Foundation, established Pinoy Relief to provide assistance to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

Basilia Yao, Senior Director with Alvarez & Marsal’s Public Sector Services Group in New York, spearheaded this effort on the ground in the Philippines, overseeing the program’s execution, financial management and performance monitoring efforts.  Ms. Yao’s work on the initiative was recognized by Consulting Magazine, which recently named her one of its 2015 Top 25 Consultants for excellence in public sector services.

Global Marketing sat down with Ms. Yao to discuss her recent recognition and to learn how she leveraged A&M’s traditional public sector approach to help rebuild an entire Filipino municipality that was left devastated, displaced and devoid of basic human necessities.

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