Rex Ma. A. Mendoza
Non-Executive and Lead Independent Director
Globe Telecom Director since April 8, 2014 and last re-elected on April 26, 2022
Globe Board Committee membership:
- Nomination and Governance Committee (Chairman)
- Compensation and Remuneration Committee (Chairman)
- Audit and Related Party Transactions Committee
- Board Risk Oversight Committee
Mr. Mendoza, Filipino, 59, has served as Independent Director since April 2014. He also serves as the appointed Lead Independent Director of the Board, the Chairman of the Nomination and Governance Committee and the Compensation and Remuneration Committee, and Member of the Audit and Related Party Transactions and Board Risk Oversight Committees. He is the President and CEO of Rampver Financials, a financial services firm and the leading non-bank mutual funds distributor in the country. He is also the lead Independent Director of AyalaLand Logistics Holdings Corporation and a Director of Esquire Financing, Inc.; the Cullinan Group; TechnoMarine Philippines; Seven Tall Trees Events Company, Inc.; and Mobile Group, Inc. He is the author of two books, “Trailblazing Success” and “Firing on All Cylinders”, both certified national bestsellers.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Mr. Mendoza was previously the Senior Adviser to the AIA Group CEO for Marketing and Distribution. AIA Group Limited is the leading Pan-Asian insurance company and is the parent firm of the Philippine American Life and General Insurance Company (PhilamLife). Prior to this position, he was the President and CEO of Philam Life, Chairman of The Philam Foundation, Inc. and Vice Chairman of BPI Philam Life Assurance Company. Prior to rejoining Philam Life, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing and Sales Officer of Ayala Land, Inc. He was also Chairman of Ayala Land International Sales, Inc., President of Ayala Land Sales, Inc. and Avida Sales Corporation.
Mr. Mendoza was awarded Most Distinguished Alumnus of the University of the Philippines’ Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business last December 2013. He is also a fellow with distinction at the Life Management Institute of Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A., a Registered Financial Planner and a four-time member of the Million Dollar Round Table.
Mr. Mendoza was a professor of Marketing and Computational Finance at the De La Salle University Graduate School of Business. He taught strategic marketing, services marketing and services strategy. He has served as Chairman of the Marketing Department and was awarded as one of the University’s most outstanding professors.
He earned his Master’s Degree in Business Management with distinction from the Asian Institute of Management in 1986 and was one of the 10 Outstanding Graduates of his batch at the University of the Philippines where he obtained a BSBA degree with a double major in marketing and finance in 1983.
DIRECTORSHIP IN OTHER PUBLICLY LISTED COMPANIES
He also holds directorship in Ayala Land, Inc., AyalaLand Logistics Holdings Corporation and National Reinsurance Corporation of the Philippines. Both are listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange.