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

ERRAMON I. ABOITIZ

President & CEO
Aboitiz Equity Ventures

EDGAR O. CHUA

Chairman
Makati Business Club

REY C. ESPINOSA

President & CEO
Manila Electric Company

DORIS M. HO

President & CEO
Magsaysay Maritime Corporation

JOSE MA. K. LIM

President & CEO
Metro Pacific Investments Corporation

FEDERICO R. LOPEZ

Chairman & CEO
First Gen Corporation

RENE S. MEILY

President
PDRF

ARNOLD JETHER A. MORTERA

Group Director for Corporate Operations
Manila Water Company Inc.

CESAR G. ROMERO

Chairman
Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation

JOSE MARIA LORENZO TAN

Former President
WWF Philippines

Officers

RENE S. MEILY

President

GUILLERMO M. LUZ

Chief Resilience Officer

VERONICA T. GABALDON

Executive Director

JUNE CHERYL A. CABAL-REVILLA

Chief Financial Officer

MA. LOURDES C. RAUSA-CHAN

Corporate Secretary

MARK DAVID P. MARTINEZ

Assistant Corporate Secretary

Advisors

EDGARDO C. AMISTAD

UCPB – CIIF Foundation

DR. CARLO A. ARCILLA

Philippine Nuclear Research Institute

JORGE A. CONSUNJI

D.M. Consunji, Inc.

RAMON R. ISBERTO

Smart Communications, Inc.

ALBERTO D. LINA

Air21

RAFAEL C. LOPA

Office of the Vice President

GUIILLERMO M. LUZ

National Competitiveness Council Philippines

NICOLAS F. OREEL

Delnet International Corp.

PETER ANGELO V. PERFECTO

Makati Business Club

SUSAN V. VALDEZ

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

ANTONIA YULO-LOYZAGA

Manila Observatory