1991, BSc in Industrial Engineering, De La Salle University, Manila; 1999, MBA, Columbia University, New York. Executive Vice-President and part owner, Standard Insurance. M&A executive, Metro Pacific Investments Corp., the leading Philippine infrastructure company. Partner, Mabuhay Capital, a financial advisory company. Founded and runs companies involved in the Internet, forest and agro-management, R&D (biofuels, wind turbines and carbon dioxide capture) and speciality business process outsourcing. Increasingly focused on commercial solutions to problems hindering Philippine development.