Basilia Yao
Senior Director
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Advises public and private sector clients on developing and implementing solutions to complex challenges
Served in advisory and interim management roles
Worked on behalf of management, boards of directors and other stakeholders
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Basilia Yao is a Senior Director with Alvarez & Marsal's Public Sector Services Group in New York. Her work with clients reflects her devotion to the public and social sectors, and her commitment to bringing tangible and sustainable benefits to individuals, nonprofit organizations and government entities.
Ms. Yao led the engagement to establish Pinoy Relief, a nonprofit organization created to provide recovery assistance to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, including rebuilding schools, housing and fishing boats.  As Executive Director of Pinoy Relief, she was responsible for the program execution, financial management and performance monitoring of the organization and its partners.
Prior to joining A&M, Ms. Yao served in the administration of former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg in the Office of Housing Recovery Operations and the Mayor's Special Initiative for Rebuilding and Resiliency, which developed the City's long-term climate change preparedness and resiliency strategy.
Her previous experience includes various roles at General Electric (GE), most recently as Global Marketing Leader for General Electric's (GE) locomotive business.