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New CEO, COO for TDS Global Solutions

BOTH Whisenhunt and Buenaseda, the new CEO and COO of TDS Global Solutions, have professional careers spanning almost 30 years in various global companies.

Immediate Release


Whisenhunt becomes new CEO; Buenaseda is new COO


MANILA/CLEVELAND — TDS Global Solutions through its President, Founder and Chairman Jon Kaplan has officially announced the appointment of Judy B. Whisenhunt as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Peter C. Buenaseda as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Kaplan said he is pleased to announce the appointment of Whisenhunt as new CEO and Buenaseda as COO. “We are excited to announce these moves as we prepare for new growth opportunities with our rebranding and updated suite of service offerings for 2020 and beyond,” Kaplan said.

Whisenhunt has been engaged in the corporate world for more than 30 years. She started working in the fields of accounting and auditing, before eventually moving to finance and treasury administration.

Currently, she is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Healthcare Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP). Whisenhunt was elected as Corporate Secretary in 2014, then as Treasurer in 2015 to the present. She is also the chair of the Membership Committee.

She is also the Treasurer of the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC) Philippine Chapter, and a member of the Healthcare Information Management System Society (HIMSS) Portland USA Chapter, the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) and the Legislative Committee of Information Technology Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP).

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Buenaseda, meanwhile, is a well-known global shared services leader in the Philippines. He is a multi-awarded HR and general management executive with a professional career spanning almost 30 years with global companies across the technology, knowledge processing, telecoms, semiconductor and banking industries.

For more than a decade that he was with Thomson Reuters Manila, he led its transformation into an employer of choice, quality and innovation role model and thought leader in the industry. The numerous awards and citations given to Peter and Thomson Reuters Manila include the PMAP Awards Trifecta of Employer of the Year in 2017, People Manager of the Year in 2016 and People Program of the Year in 2010, as well as Asia CEO Top Employer of the Year in 2013 and the ICT Shared Services Excellence of the Year in 2011.

Peter has also served as Country Manager and HR Manager of global companies such as Philips, Motorola and ABN AMRO. Currently, he is part of the Board of Trustees of the Global In-House Center Council (GICC) Philippines.

He holds a Masters in Business Management from AIM, and completed the HR Executive Program of the University of Michigan.


About TDS

TDS Global Solutions is an innovative HR and Operations support company. TDS provides end-to-end outsourcing and Human Capital support through superior use of technology and industry best practices to aid clients to grow top line revenue and improve bottom line profitability. Offerings include consulting for business start-up and growth, voice and non-voice frontline and leadership training, organizational development programs, recruitment for frontline, back-office, and executive positions, English Skills Assessments, Healthcare Information Management (HIM) training and more.
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