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Executive & Managerial Hiring

Global Executive Solutions Group (GESG) formerly known as IExcel, was established in 2005, was organized by professionals in their respective fields of expertise. We are 15 years in the executive search industry.

Global Executive Solutions Group is one of the top head-hunters in the fields of FMCG, Pharma, Telecommunications, Retail, Airlines and IT. Our recruiters are DDI trained under the target and selection method. 

All our search strategies are carefully planned and executed.

We treat every account as important.

We promote the relentless pursuit to excellence in all our endeavors.

We place high value in the trust given to us by all our clients and vice-versa.

Our Leaders

Ray Silvestre Canilao

President & CEO

Mr. Canilao is the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the Company with five years of experience in Executive Search Management, thirty years of professional experience in Marketing and General Management.

He is a recipient of the 18 Agora Award for Outstanding Achievement in Marketing Management-National Level in recognition of co-founding W.Brown and Co. Inc. in 1989, and launching W.Brown. He served as Board Director of Global Brands Co. Inc. and Managing Director of its Fashionable Goods Division, the exclusive distributor of W. Brown and K-Swiss shoes in the Philippines.

Earlier in his Marketing career, he also managed major brands such as Wrigley’s Juicy Fruit Gum, Bic ballpens, Duracell batteries and Nike shoes.

Francisco C. Sebastian


Mr. Francisco C. Sebastian is the President of First Metro Investment Corporation, where he is Vice-Chairman.

Mr. Sebastian’s career in international finance dates back to 1977 when he was seconded to Ayala Finance (Hong Kong), Ltd., responsible for the management of international investment portfolios of individuals and corporate clients. He was also involved in the research and evaluation of the Ayala Group’s investment projects in the entire Asian region.

He became the Assistant Director in charge of the Investment Management Department and Investment Manager of China Underwriters Life and General Insurance Co. Ltd. He also joined Filinvest Finance (HK) Ltd. as Deputy General Manager.

Timeline: 1-2 Weeks based on uniqueness/fresh hunt
Candidates:  2-3 Pre-Qualified CVs will be submitted

Let’s Talk!

Get in touch today and we will help you find the perfect fit.