Who we are

Our Leaders

PDRF’s leadership is a testament to its goal of unity for the country, in which competing companies can join hands in rebuilding disaster-ravaged areas.

Chairmen

CARDINAL LUIS ANTONIO TAGLE

Co-Chair and Trustee
Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Cardinal Luis Antonio Gokim Tagle has been a cardinal since 24 November 2012. He is a graduate of the Catholic University of America (Washington, D.C), having obtained a Doctorate in Sacred Theology in 1991. Cardinal Tagle serves as President of Caritas International, a confederation of over 160 Catholic relief, development, and social service organizations. He is currently the Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples of the Roman Catholic Church.

MANUEL V. PANGILINAN

Co-Chair and Trustee
Chairman, PLDT / Smart Communications and Metro Pacific Investments Corporation

Mr. Manuel Velez Pangilinan, also known as MVP, has been a director of PLDT since November 1998. He was appointed Chairman of the Board after serving as its President and Chief Executive Officer from November 1998 to February 2004. Mr. Pangilinan is also a Chairman of the Philippine Business for Social Progress, PLDT-Smart Foundation, One Meralco Foundation, Metro Pacific Investments Corporation, and a Director of the Philippine Business for Education.

JAIME AUGUSTO ZOBEL DE AYALA

Co-Chair and Trustee
Chairman and CEO, Ayala Corporation

Mr. Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala graduated from Harvard College in 1981 with a degree in economics and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1987. He has been the Chairman and CEO of Ayala Corporation since April 2006. Mr. de Ayala is also a Chairman of Globe Telecom, Bank of the Philippine Islands, and Integrated Microelectronics.

Board of Trustees

SABIN M. ABOITIZ

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

EDGAR O. CHUA

Makati Business Club

RAY C. ESPINOSA

Manila Electric Company

DORIS M. HO

Magsaysay Maritime Corporation

LORELIE QUIAMBAO-OSIAL

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation

FEDERICO R. LOPEZ

First Gen Corporation

RENE S. MEILY

Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation

CHERYL CABAL-REVILLA

Metro Pacific Investments Corporation

ROGELIO L. SINGSON

Metro Pacific Water

JOSE MARIA LORENZO TAN

WWF Philippines

EMMANUEL A. DE DIOS

Manila Water Company Inc.

Officers

RENE S. MEILY

President

GUILLERMO M. LUZ

Chief Resilience Officer

VERONICA T. GABALDON

Executive Director

CHERYL CABAL-REVILLA

Chief Financial Officer

MARK DAVID P. MARTINEZ

Corporate Secretary

RITA PEÑA-ANTONIO

Assistant Corporate Secretary

Advisors

EDGARDO C. AMISTAD

UCPB – CIIF Foundation

CARLO A. ARCILLA

Philippine Nuclear Research Institute

JORGE A. CONSUNJI

D.M. Consunji, Inc.

GUIILLERMO M. LUZ

Liveable Cities Challenge

ALBERTO D. LINA

Air21

RAFAEL C. LOPA

Office of the Vice President

MARIBETH MARASIGAN

Aboitiz Foundation, Inc.

NICOLAS F. OREEL

Delnet International Corp.