Francis Rey Paña is a filipino-norwegian and was born in Panabo city, Davao, Philippines on June 4. A dreamer at heart, he began his journey while trying to finish his degree in Commerce at University of Mindanao. He worked as a dance instructor and was also singing in local bands.
Francis left his native land in 1999. He had a goal and he wanted to follow his passion of helping others by giving them inspiration through entertainment. This he fulfilled when he went to Bahrain for a singing career at Holiday Inn for a year. Nihal Hotel in Dubai came next but he was summoned back to Bahrain again. His Middle East experience lasted three years.
In Jakarta is where he started to concentrate more on his passion for fashion styling. He found himself in the circle of designers, beauty titlists, actors and top models. Francis plans to stay in Indonesia until 2016.