Synchrony Global Hires New Chief Operating Officer

MANILA – Synchrony Global is pleased to announce and welcome Phil Wheatley as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director for the Philippines. Phil will be responsible for overseeing Synchrony’s Global Delivery Centre, helping bring to market Synchrony’s industry leading cloud HR and payroll solutions throughout the APJ region.

Phil has spent a career creating value for awesome companies around the world and has over 25 plus of experience in BPO, off-shoring and shared services in the Philippines, India, Poland, China and Malaysia.

Synchrony will leverage Phil’s experience gorwing operations from 200 to 1,000+, as well as the wealth of local knowledge he brings from running delivery centres in the Philippines for the past decade, as the company takes its smart shoring delivery model to the next level.

“We’re very excited to welcome Phil to the Synchrony team,” said Synchrony Global Chairman and CEO Darcy Lalonde. “He brings great experience and professionalism to our group and we look forward to working together.”

“Synchrony Global is a dynamic and energetic company, building a great reputation for leading cloud HR services across Asia," said Phil Wheatley. "I am excited to continue to develop Synchrony as the premiere partner leading HCM transformation for clients across the region.”

Prior to joining Synchrony, Phil spent over seven years with IBM in Manila as a Process Services and Delivery Lead. He also oversaw operations in for NGA as the VP operations APMEA for nearly five years.