Michela Sophia E. Rubio serves as Senior Vice President and Human Resource Director of UnionBank. She joined the Bank in 2004 as Vice President and handled the Human Resource Services, Training and Organization Development divisions. Subsequently, she became the Deputy HR Director.
Prior to joining UnionBank, she was the Vice President and Country Human Resource, Quality and Corporate Communications Head in the Philippines of the global electric and power company, Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) from 1999-2001. She worked from 2001-2003 as a Senior Consultant in OTi Consulting Singapore working with government-owned and private organizations on Singapore Quality Class/Award, People Developer, Industry Capability Upgrading (ICAP) and Work Life and Work Redesign of which she was certified by SPRING Singapore.
Before a career in Human Resource, she worked for 10 years in the semiconductor and electronics manufacturing industry handling engineering and managerial functions in Statistical Process Control and Quality.
Michelle graduated with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Industrial Management Engineering major in Chemical Engineering at the De La Salle University Manila. She also took MBA units at the same university.