Chairman, Member of Compensation Committee, CEO of Meralco and President of MeralcoMr. Manuel V. Pangilinan was Chairman of the Board of Metro Pacific Investments Corporationrationration since March 2006. He is Director at Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, Manila Electric Company, Philex Mining Corporationrationration and Philex Petroleum Corporationrationration as well as Beacon Electric Asset Holdings, Inc., Smart Communications, Inc., PLDT Communications and Energy Ventures Inc., Landco Pacific Corporationrationration, Medical Doctors, Inc., Colinas Verdes Hospital Managers Corporationrationration, Davao Doctors Inc., Asian Hospital, Inc., Maynilad Water Services Corporationrationration, Mediaquest, Inc., Associated Broadcasting, Corporationrationration, Manila North Tollways Corporationrationration, Meralco Powergen Corporationrationration, Metro Pacific Hospital Holdings, Inc., MetroPac Movers, Inc., MetroPac Logistics Company Inc., MetroPac Water Investments Corporationrationration, Cardinal Medical Charities Foundation, Inc., East Manila Hospital Managers Corporationrationration, Ideaspace Foundation, Inc., Light Rail Manila Holdings, Inc., Metro Pacific Light Rail Corporationrationration, Metro Pacific Investments Foundation, Inc., Porrovia Corporationrationration. He worked in Manila for Philippine Investment Management Consultants Inc. and in Hong Kong with Bancom International Limited and American Express Bank, and thereafter with First Pacific Company Limited. Mr Pangilinan founded First Pacific in 1981 and serves as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Within the First Pacific Group, he holds the positions of President Commissioner of P.T. Indofood Sukses Makmur, the largest food company in Indonesia. In the Philippines, he is the President and CEO of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, the country dominant telecom company and Smart Communications Incorporated the largest mobile phone operator in the Philippines, after serving as their Chairman until December 2015. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the San Beda College.
Age: 69 Chairman Since 2006 Ph.DPangilinan founded First Pacific Company, Limited in 1981 and served as its Managing Director until 1999. He was appointed as Executive Chairman until June 2003, when he was named CEO and Managing Director. He also holds the position of President Commissioner of P.T. Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk, the largest food company in Indonesia. Outside the First Pacific Group, Mr. Pangilinan was a member of the Board of Overseers of the Wharton School of Finance & Commerce, University of Pennsylvania. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of San Beda College. He also serves as Chairman of PLDTSmart Foundation, Inc. and the Philippine Business for Social Progress. He also serves as Vice Chairman of the Foundation for Crime Prevention, a private sector group organized to assist the government with crime prevention, and a member of the Board of Trustees of Caritas Manila and Radio Veritas Global Broadcasting Systems, Inc.