Boris Joaquin

A master trainer and top-ranked speaker for leadership programs and other soft skills, he is a Master Trainer and Accredited Facilitator for Servant Leadership, Leading Without the Title, Power to Persuade, Moving into Management among others.


Currently the President and Chief Equipping Officer of the Breakthrough Leadership Management Consultancy, Inc. running the premier provider of learning events, Salt & Light Ventures and the exclusive rights to HR/OD tools like Maximizing Workforce Contribution® and Merit Profile System under the Personal Leadership Effectiveness® program.  


Boris is a registered Investors in People Specialist, conducting both advisory and assessment activities for organizations who wish to work with the Investors in People standard. . Investors in People is a UK-based organization with  a proven business framework designed to help organizations to achieve their business priorities through the development of their people. He is also a Certified Management Consultant (CMC®) and Certified Marketing and Sales Professional (CMP® and CSP®)


Gifted with a unique blend of a penchant for communication, a strategic and creative mind, a valuing for relationships, networking ease and natural leadership, Boris puts his skills to meaningful use. Being involved in various industries (advertising, consumer goods, printing/publishing, fragrances, NGO, digital marketing, telecommunications, BPO and business solutions) and business sizes, from multinationals to locally owned enterprises for more than two decades now, Boris is seasoned management and marketing professional.


The other hats Boris wears find him serving as Board of Trustee for The Bible League Philippines and World Teach Philippines.  He also helped launched Saddleback Church here in Manila and served  as Executive Leader for one year. 


He has received many citations and awards but he values most was when the University of Santo Tomas bestowed upon him the distinguished Manuel L. Quezon Leadership Award for 2 consecutive years.


He is married to Michelle Joaquin and has 2 daughters Ysobel and Julia.

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