Irish building materials leader CRH plc CEO Albert Manifold, accompanied by other officers, met with Aboitiz Equity Ventures (AEV) President and CEO Erramon I. Aboitiz and other AEV executives during his business trip to Manila last October 21. CRH is the Aboitiz Group’s strategic partner in acquiring ownership of Republic Cement & Building Materials, Inc (RCBM).
Both parties discussed their vision and expectations for the joint venture. Manifold and the other CRH executives also paid a visit to RCBM facilities.
WELCOME TO MANILA. (Standng from left): CRH South East Asia Development Director Peter Edwards, CRH Asia President Ken McKnight, CRH China Director Peter Buckley, Pilmico President and CEO Sabin Aboitiz, AEV SVP and Chief Strategy and Investment Officer Robert McGregor, RCBM President and CEO Don Lee, CRH Group Performance Strategy Director Noel O’Mahony, AEV FVP Business Development Roman Azanza, AEV SVP and Chief Financial Officer Dmi Lozano, CRH Europe Materials Development Manager Garrat Rogans; (Seated from left): AEV President and CEO Erramon Aboitiz, CRH Group CEO Albert Manifold, and AEV SVP and Chief Reputation and Risk Management Officer Susan Valdez.