Movements and New Hires

New Hires

Jose Reverente

Vice President for Finance

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Jimbo rejoins Aboitiz as AEV VP for Finance under the Busines Development Department. He reports directly to Roman Azanza, AEV FVP for Business Development.

He served in the government as Undersecretary of Finance for Privatization, Special Concerns and Corporate Affairs of the Department of Finance, and Chair of the Privatization, PPP and Government Corporates Cluster.

He graduated with a degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines and an MBA with focus on Finance and Strategy from Cornell University, Johnson Graduate School of Management in New York.

Rodrigo San Pedro

Vice President for Special Projects

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Rod joins AEV LEX as VP for Special Projects reporting directly to Jasmine Oporto, AEV SVP & Chief Compliance Officer. He was Chief of Staff at Energy Development Corporation Latin America Business Unit before joining AEV.

Rodrigo graduated with a degree in Economics from the University of Santo Tomas.

Belen Catanduanes

AVP for Human Resources

AboitizPower

Bing joins AP Distribution as AVP - Human Resources reporting directly to Jim Aboitiz, AP Distribution EVP and Chief Operating Officer. She was Corporate HR Manager at Pryce Group of Companies before joining AP.

Bing graduated with a degree in Psychology, cum laude, from Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology, an MA in Human Resource Management from Liceo de Cagayan University, and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology.

Mark Gregory Julio Lim

AVP for Fuel Management

AboitizPower

Mark joins AP Coal Group as AVP - Fuel Management reporting directly to Clarissa Mirano, AP VP - Fuel Management. He was Coal Supply Manager at AES Philippines before joining AP.

Mark graduated with a degree in AB Economics from De La Salle University.

Eric John Vitug

Marketing Services Head

AboitizPower

Eric joins AP as Marketing Services Head for Energy Trading & Sales reporting directly to Roland Gaerlan, AP VP for Energy Sales & Marketing. He was Business Development Manager at CJ Korea Express, Inc. before joining AP.

Eric graduated with a degree in Marketing from the University of Santo Tomas.

Adrianne Marie Alazas

Associate Legal Counsel

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Adrianne joins AEV
LEX as Associate Legal
Counsel - Contracts and
Transactions reporting
directly to Pagan Arches-Reyes, AEV AVP for
Contracts and Commercial Transactions. She
was previously a member of Roxas delos Reyes
Laurel Rosario Law Firm before joining AEV.

Adrianne graduated with a degree in Business
Management from the University of the Philippines - Cebu.

Carla Diana Alcala

Legal Counsel

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Calay joins AEV as Legal Counsel under the Government Relations Team. She reports directly to Susan Policarpio, VP for Government Relations. She was Public Attorney in the Public Attorney's
Office and in the Office of the Solicitor General.

Calay graduated with a degree in Philosophy from the University of the Philippines - Diliman.

Jonathan Kenneth Jardin

Corporate Finance Manager

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Ken joins AEV CorFin as Corporate Finance Manager reporting directly to Sandro Aboitiz, AEV AVP for Corporate Finance. He was Investment Banking Associate at CLSA Exchange Capital before joining AEV.

Ken graduated with a degree in Industrial Engineering from De La Salle University and an
MBA, with high distinction, at Asian Institute of Management.

Mairin Madrid

Risk Manager

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Ren joins AEV Risk as Risk Manager reporting directly to Aldo Ramos, AEV VP for Risk Management. She was Enterprise Risk Manager at BPI Philam before joining AEV.

Ren graduated with a degree in Financial Management from St. Scholastica’s College.

Louie Palicpic

IT Security Manager

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Louie joins AEV IT as IT Security Manager reporting directly to Jojo Sitoy, AEV AVP for IT Operations and Information Security. He was IT Security Specialist at PLDT before joining AEV.

Louie graduated with a degree in Computer Science from the University of Batangas.

Mirchelle Pinpin-De Guzman

Government Relations Manager

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Mirchelle joins AEV GovRel as Government Relations Manager reporting directly to Martin Yasay, AEV AVP for Government Relations. She was Managing Partner and VP for Marketing at DB Media and Public Relations before joining AEV.

Mirchelle graduated with a degree in International Studies from Mary Knoll College and is currently pursuing a second Diploma in Organizational Development at Ateneo de Manila
University.

Jose Rhoel Marcelle Aquino

Systems Architect and Technical Lead

AboitizPower

Bhotskie joins AP as Systems Architect and Technical Lead for Strategy, Systems & Performance reporting Robert Camay, AVP for Information Systems Management. He has previously worked for Aboitiz Shipping and WG&A where he developed the Supercat Ticketing system.

Bhotskie graduated with a degree in Computer Science from AMA College and completed the Basic Management Program from AIM.

Jan David Garcia

Associate General Counsel - Energy

AboitizPower

David joins AP as Associate General Counsel - Energy reporting to Joseph Trillana
Gonzales, AP FVP - General Counsel, and Maria Mercado, AVP - Legal Affairs. He was an Associate of Picazo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos Law Offices before joining AP.

David graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree major in Mass Communication, minor in Political Science, and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Ateneo de Manila University. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in March 2013.

Jill Panganiban

Corporate Branding and Communications Manager

AboitizPower

Jill joins AP as Corporate Branding & Communication Manager reporting directly to Ria Calleja, AP AVP for Reputation Management. She did freelance work in various marketing, corporate communication and advertising projects before joining AP.

Jill graduated with a degree in Broadcast Communication from the University of the Philippines.

Czarinah Markines

Administrative Manager

Aboitiz Foundation

Czarina joins Aboitiz Foundation as Administrative Manager reporting directly to Augusto Carpio III, Aboitiz Foundation EVP and Chief Operating Officer. She was Executive Assistant to the CEO of First Imex Pan Pacific Trading before joining the Aboitiz Foundation.

Czarina graduated with a degree in Mass Communications, major in Journalism, from the University of the Philippines.

Richmond Dy

Talent Analytics Officer

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Richmond joins AEV HRQ as Talent Analytics Officer reporting directly to Marty Macariola,
AEV Talent Analytics Manager. He was Data Management Specialist at IMS Health Philippines
before joining AEV. Richmond graduated with a degree in Psychology from Ateneo de Manila.

Ralph Lawrence Placido

Senior Talent Attraction Officer

Aboitiz Equity Ventures

Ralph joins AEV HRQ as Senior Talent AttractionOfficer reporting directly to Nina Pedro, AEV VP for Talent Attraction and Optimization.He was Senior HR Advisor at Thomson Reuters before joining AEV. Ralph graduated with a degree in Behavioral Sciences from the University of the Philippines - Manila.