DDD’s Leadership Team

DDD’s Leadership team, led by co-founder and CEO Jeremy Hockenstein, is comprised of a talented group of business professionals based in Africa, Asia, and North America and the United States.

Leadership

Jeremy Hockenstein

Jeremy Hockenstein
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Jeremy Hockenstein is co-founder and CEO of DDD. Prior to DDD, Jeremy worked as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and as an international nonprofit consultant. He graduated from Harvard with a B.A. in economics and earned an MBA from MIT's Sloan School of Management. For its business success and remarkable social impact, DDD and Jeremy have been recognized with the prestigious Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship as well as awards from the World Bank Development Marketplace, the IFC Grassroots Business Initiative and the Global Knowledge Partnership. Among other media acclaim, Jeremy and DDD were profiled in Thomas Friedman's The World is Flat as his "favorite example" of a social entrepreneur's initiative.

Frank Heitmann

Frank Heitmann
President

Frank Heitmann is the President of DDD. Before DDD, Frank has led and grown large outsourcing units on a global basis. He has more than 25 years of experience delivering solutions and service offerings in the ITO/BPO industry at organizations such as Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), a global leader of next-generation IT services and solutions. Frank holds a Masters of Informatics from the Technical University of Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.

Sopheap Im

Sopheap Im
Vice President, People and Culture

Sopheap Im serves as VP of Global HR. She started her first job at DDD in 2004 as an associate in the work-study program. One year later, she rose to first line manager and managed the Battambang office. The number of staff grew from 20 to 150 by the time she left in 2011. Sopheap graduated from Portland State University with her Master's degree in international development. She returned to DDD in 2013 and has since taken on different managerial roles.

Wolfgang Müller

Wolfgang Müller
Chief Financial Officer

Wolfgang Müller is the CFO of DDD. He started his career in Albania in the early post-communist years as a finance consultant to the dairy industry and as a consultant and successful entrepreneur in the fast-growing printing industry. For the next 14 years, he lived in Switzerland and worked at the Geberit Group, the European market leader in sanitary technology. He rose to Chief Corporate Controller in the finance department before moving to Geberit’s Swiss subsidiary to head their marketing and product management department. Wolfgang studied Business Administration at the European School of Business in Reutlingen, Germany and Reims, France and earned his Master’s in Development Studies at the London School of Economics.

Patrick Munene

Patrick Munene
Kenya Country Director

Patrick Munene is the Country Manager of DDD Kenya. In his role, Patrick is leading business operations for DDD Kenya office. Prior to this role, he worked with yuMobile as a Senior Analyst focusing on development of mobile money products. He holds a Bsc. Mathematics from Moi University and a specialization in Strategic Management & Innovation from Copenhagen Business School.

Gabor Toth

Gabor Toth
Vice President of Global Accounts Management

Gabor Toth is DDD's Vice President of Global Accounts Management. Before DDD, Gabor served as the Senior Director of Business Management at Jabil, a Tier 1 electronics manufacturing services company with 90 facilities in 23 countries. He also acted as Managing Director at Frigolux in Hungary. Gabor holds a MSc in Economics from the Corvinus University of Budapest. Gabor is also Vice President of Operations at DDD Laos.

DDD Laos

Gabor Toth, Vice President of Operations, DDD Laos
Phabphada Dokbouathong, Operations Director
Souphalak Souksavath, Finance Director

DDD Kenya

Patrick Munene, Kenya Country Director
Maldrine Too, Finance, Procurement & Logistics Director
Peres Were, Africa Partnerships Director
Joash Mango, Research Director
Billy Nelson, Cloud Computing Services Director
Ignatius Kweyu, QMS Manager

DDD Cambodia

Maribeth Singuenza

Maribeth Siguenza 
Vice President of Operations, DDD Cambodia

Maribeth Siguenza serves as Vice President of Operations. Before DDD, Maribeth worked as the Chief Operating Officer at BPO Asiatype,  and as supervisor at Reyes Publishing in the Philippines. Maribeth holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of the East in Manila.

Tai KimFinance Director
Savuth OuRegional IT Director
Jeferson Sese, New Service Director