Cezar P. Consing
Co-Vice Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Last re-elected as Globe Telecom Director on April 26, 2022
Globe Board Committee membership:
- Finance Committee
Mr. Consing, Filipino, 62, was elected as Director on April 26, 2022. He also serves as Member of the Finance Committee. He has been a Director of Ayala Corporation since December 2020. He was the President and CEO of BPI, one of the Ayala Group’s publicly listed companies, from April 2013 to April 2021. He is a Director of Bank of the Philippine Islands, and AC Energy Corporation. He is currently a member of BPI’s executive committee of the board and is a board director of its investment bank, microfinance bank, and asset management company. His other significant positions are: Chairman of Philippine Dealing System Holdings Corp. and its operating subsidiaries namely, Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corporation, Philippine Securities Settlement Corp., and Philippine Depository & Trust Corporation. He is a Director of the Singapore-listed Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd. and the Myanmar-listed First Myanmar Investment Public Company Limited. He is also a Director of Filgifts.com, the U.S.-Philippines Society, and the Philippine-American Educational Foundation, a member of the Trilateral Commission, and a trustee of the Manila Golf Club Foundation, Business Sustainable Development (Formerly Philippine Business For the Environment), La Salle Greenhills, National Mission Council - De La Salle Philippines, Inc. and College of St. Benilde. He served as an Independent Director of Jollibee Foods Corporation from 2010 to 2021, CIMB Group Holdings from 2006 to 2013, and Sqreem Technologies from 2010 to 2021 and First Gen Corporation from 2005 to 2013, and as Chairman of National Reinsurance Corporation from 2018 to 2019. He served as Chairman and President of the Bankers Association of the Philippines from 2019 to 2021 and was President of Bancnet, Inc. from 2017 to 2021.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Prior to being President of BPI, Mr. Consing first worked for BPI’s corporate planning and corporate banking divisions from 1980 to 1985. He worked for J.P. Morgan & Co. in Hong Kong and Singapore from 1985 to 2004 and headed the firm’s investment banking business in Asia Pacific from 1997 to 2004 and President of J.P. Morgan Securities (Asia Pacific) Ltd. As a senior Managing Director of J.P. Morgan, he served as a member of the firm’s global investment banking management committee and its Asia Pacific management committee. He was a partner at The Rohatyn Group from 2004 to 2013, headed its Hong Kong office and its private investing business in Asia, and was a board director of its real estate, and energy and infrastructure private equity investing subsidiaries.
Mr. Consing graduated with a degree of A.B. (Accelerated Program) Economics (Magna Cum Laude) from De LaSalle University in 1979 and M.A. Applied Economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1980.
DIRECTORSHIP IN OTHER PUBLICLY LISTED COMPANIES
Ayala Corporation, Bank of the Philippine Islands and Jollibee Foods Corporation. All of which are listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange.