Jay is a serial tech entrepreneur who has founded many startups over the years and is an ardent advocate of innovation from the grassroots. Holding roles as co-founder, director, and adviser in various tech startups, he is considered to be one of the pioneers and shapers of the Philippine tech startup ecosystem.
He is currently co-founder and CEO of digital health startup MEDIFI, founder and CEO of agile development firm PROUDCLOUD, and the founder and CEO of LAUNCHGARAGE, a startup accelerator based in Manila.
As a regular speaker at local and international forums on technology and social innovation, and holding roles as director, advisor, and mentor in various tech startups, Jay is considered to be one of the pioneers and shapers of the Philippine tech startup ecosystem.
In 2002, he founded Wi-Fi hotspot network Airborne Access, which was acquired by PLDT in 2008.