Asia CEO Awards
Asia CEO Awards
identifies and recognizes leadership excellence by internationally
focused individuals and organizations in Philippines.
NAMED TOP PINOY EXEC
Manuel V. Pangilinan was recently cited as the “Global Filipino Executive of the Year.”
Citing his outstanding achievements in business, distinguished judges
from local and foreign business communities recently awarded Pangilinan
at the first Asia CEO Awards.
“This award is unexpected, but is nonetheless most appreciated,” said
Pangilinan, who was chosen for his management achievements which
catapulted the companies under his watch into new levels of growth,
achievement and recognition and pioneering achievements that created
innovative products and services; and his involvement in corporate
from our involvement in the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.,
we’ve invested great efforts in building up the infrastructure
businesses under the wing of Metro Pacific Investment Corp. These
investments are the result not only of hard-nosed business calculations
but also spring from our desire to help the Philippines acquire the
vital infrastructure that it needs to become more prosperous in the
next few years,” he added.
with the help of the local and foreign business communities to promote
the Philippines worldwide, the Asia CEO Awards recognizes individuals
and teams who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and achieved
excellent results in their businesses while benefiting the community in
Global Filipino Executive of the Year Award is given to the most
accomplished Filipino executive who has excelled locally or outside the
nominees for the award were: Antonino Aquino, President and CEO of
Ayala Land Inc.; Erramon Aboitiz, President and CEO of Aboitiz Equity
Ventures; Felipe Gozon, President and CEO of GMA Network Inc.; Fred
Ayala, CEO of LiveIt Investments Inc.; James Velasquez, Country General
Manager of IBM Philippines; Javier Infante, CEO of Endrun Colleges;
Kingson Sian, President of Travellers International Hotel Group Inc.;
Maria Fe Perez-Agudo, President and CEO of Hyundai Asia Resources Inc.;
Marife Zamora, Managing Director for Asia Pacific/Europe/Middle
East/Africa and Country Manager for Philippines of Convergys
Philippines Services; Norberto Viera, President and Managing Director
of TI (Philippines), Inc.; and Reynaldo Vea, President and CEO of Mapua
Institute of Technology.
CEO Awards 2011.