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About Us

Kadena Hub aims to make the country the global capital of blockchain and AI technology. The strategic move to help kick off the tech start up culture in the south of the Philippines was the first step. Through collaborative relationships, Kadena Hub aims to train and incubate the region’s undiscovered tech startups.

Our Mission

Building strategic centres of excellence for blockchain technology and AI throughout the country, Kadena Hub provides all the essential tools for startups to thrive, and create well-rounded technopreneurs.


Blockchain Incubation HUB

Startups with an affinity to the use cases of blockchain technology may join Kadena Hub’s incubation program. If you don’t have an idea if your startup can incorporate the many advantages of adapting distributed ledger technology, let’s have a Blockchain Discovery Session! Contact us and we’ll get started.


Startup Acceleration

Lacking the tools to start up your own company? Here at Kadena Hub, we empower startups with our acceleration program. The program includes HR, web and app development shared services, blockchain trainings and seminars, and business mentorship.


Coworking Space

With a contemporary design, sophisticated facilities and an amicable working environment, Kadena Hub is offering various coworking packages that would serve not only tech startups but any other business entities that would like to join a community of progressive thinkers. Members of the community will have access to exclusive events and other service offerings.





Expertise that we bring on the table


Joshua Allen Santos

Chief Executive Officer

With an aim to build a technology strategy to provide relevant and innovative solutions to the locally expanding businesses in Davao, Josh’s main objective has been to ensure Kadena Hub is transforming and evolving to be sustainable and successful. His key focus is mainly on driving new business by growing and diversifying its client base and portfolio, accelerate growth plans, building engagement initiatives and training and mentorship opportunities. Under his leadership, he is likewise tasked to build and develop a passionate team & individuals, focusing on training to uplift incubatees' skills and provide long-term opportunities on leading-edge technologies. Josh is a young tech executive to watch-out for as he brings with him fresh and innovative strategies that consider ‘Technology’ as the top performing discipline internally as the institution continues to innovate. A graduate from Ateneo De Manila University, he has been closing multi-million peso deals at an early stage of his career.

John Andrew Arce

Solutions architect

As a Former Head of Mobile Development, Development Manager, CTO and a CEO of his own company Mapletech, Ja have been working with a lot of startups, providing them with a scalable architecture enabling them to handle multiple users with ease. An alumnus of Ateneo de Davao University, he has been a consultant to a million-dollar music startup creating their overall workflow, to an IOT project that specializes in ambient radiation detection, and a multinational corporation for their digital expansion. He wants to take his experience and share it in Davao aiming to be the center of excellence for software development.

Bermil Espina

Tech Advisor

As a veteran of 20 years in the IT industry, Bermil has been a Software Engineer focused on Microsoft and other proprietary platforms and later on became an Enterprise Solution Architect for different startup companies in the Philippines, Singapore, and the USA. The last ten years of his work focuses on leadership and business management in the field of critical technologies like Big Data, IoT, Blockchain and ERP. As Chief Technology Officer, he is responsible for making sure that the technology requirement of the organization aligns to the business objectives which is a vital part to compete with the emerging marketplace. Technology leaders nowadays should be knowledgeable and not be tied to what a traditional leader should be. The success of the organization today dwells on the objectivity between business and technology leaders and that is what Bermil is bringing into the table.

Ann Cuisia

Business Advisor

Ann has over 20 years of experience as a veteran IT professional, specializing within the Banking industry in Change Management, Business Process Optimization & Reengineering, Installation, Migration, Implementation, and enhancement of complex and multi-site systems.

Ann plays major roles in the society today. She currently serves as a part of the Board of Trustee of Landbank Countryside Development Foundation Inc. She is also the IT consultant for the Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines, as well as the Director for Blockchain for Cyber Security Alliance Philippines. Lastly, Ann is a member of Women in Blockchain both on the Philippine and International landscape, and is a trusted IT advisor for various NGOs.



Do you have an idea? Or do you want to collaborate with us on your startup?

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Email Address: [email protected]

Phone Number: +639 3055 45511

Tel #: (082) 273 1873