Our People

DevConcepts is composed of a young, energetic and highly enthusiastic team who share a genuine commitment to development, are principle-centered, highly competent and have unquestionable integrity.

DevConcepts is owned and operated by Jonas Tetangco an experienced program manager and development specialist. Jonas has more than 20 years of experience in development management. He has managed numerous foreign-funded projects and programs, including for the Australian aid, World Bank, Japan Bank for International Cooperation and Asian Development Bank. He is highly knowledgeable in the intricacies of managing development aid projects and programs in the Philippines. From 2006 to 2017, he was the Philippines In-Country Manager (ICM) of the Australian Government-funded Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) Program.

The DevConcepts team is composed of project administration and management specialists who are responsible for the day-to-day coordination and management of volunteer, scholarship, internship and development programs that the company manages.  Team members are experienced in operations management, project administration and coordination, as well as logistics and events management.

The DevConcepts team have consistently received high ratings in Scope Global’s Results Based Management (RBM) Performance Tracking system. They were one of the highest rated In-Country Management Teams (ICMT), especially in two major Key Result Areas (KRA), i.e. Volunteer Satisfaction with ICM Services (4.7 out of 5) and In-Country Orientation (4.8 out of 5).

DevConcepts lives by Dr. Stephen R. Covey’s “7 Habits of Highly Effective People” and all team members have successfully completed the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Signature Workshop. DevConcepts also practices FranklinCovey’s 4 Disciples of Execution. These are proof of the company’s commitment to professionalism and excellence.

DevConcepts partners and works with Filipino and international development specialists across a range of technical areas.