Deputy Managing Director, Mcdonald's Philippines
Margot Torres
Deputy Managing Director, Mcdonald's Philippines

Margot Torres is President of Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines or IMMAP. IMMAP's ambition is to be the authority on everything digital, beyond digital marketing, for its members, the local communications industry and businesses in the Phils and to regional and international bodies. She has been a thought leader in the Philippine Advertising industry including President of Philippine Association of National Advertisers (PANA) in 2010 and 2012.

Her marketing experience spans 30 years of sales and marketing across various industries from Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Beverage, Consumer Health, Telecommunications and Quick Service Restaurants. She is currently with McDonald’s Philippines and has been with the company for the past 14 years. A former Chief Marketing Officer and now the Executive Vice President and Deputy Managing Director handling the Customer Experience Group which includes Strategy & Insights, Marketing, IT and Operations. She also served as Professor in Worldwide Hamburger Marketing University since 2013. Awardee of the Agora Award for Excellence in Marketing Management by the Philippine Marketing Association last 2010. Recipient of the 1st Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of the Year Award by Tambuli from the University of Asia & the Pacific last 2011 and the 1st Market Masters award on mentorship last July 2015. Also recognized as one of Asia's Most Influential CMOs last August 2015.

Margot was also part of the jury for Asian Marketing Effectiveness Awards in 2013, Campaign Asia Agency of Year Awards in 2014, Creative Effectiveness jury for Spikes Creative Festival and Festival of Media Asia and Festival of Media Global in 2016. Mother of 2 digital natives: Diego recently joined the work force having graduated AB Management Economics from Ateneo School of Social Sciences and Isabel will be entering Ateneo next school year to take AB Communications. Married to Jet who is a biking enthusiast who is also an audiophile and fellow Maltese lover.