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Manuel Pangilinan

Manuel Pangilinan 04Manuel V. Pangilinan (born July 14, 1946 in Manila, Philippines), also known as Manny Pangilinan, is a Filipino businessman. He is the Chairman of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, the Philippines’s largest telecommunications company, from 1990 up to the present. He is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ateneo de Manila University and of San Beda College.

Pangilinan spent his elementary and high school days at San Beda College. He graduated cum laude from the Ateneo de Manila University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He received his MBA degree in 1968 from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania.

Other Information

  • Name: Manuel V. Pangilinan
  • Also known as:  Manny Pangilinan
  • Birthday: July 14, 1946
  • Place of Birth: Manila, Philippines
  • School Attended:
    • Elementary and High School, San Beda College
    • Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (cum laude), Ateneo de Manila University
    • MBA degree, Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania (1968)

Business Interest

  • Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, Chairman
  • Ateneo de Manila University, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • San Beda College, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Metro Pacific Corporation, Chairman
  • Smart Communications, Inc. , Chairman

Public Service

  • Assistant to the president of Philippine Investment Management Inc. (Phinma)
  • First Pacific’s managing director after founding the company in 1981

Awards

  • Forbes magazine Heroes of Philanthropy 2009
  • Ten Outstanding Young Men of the Philippines (TOYM) for International Finance, 1983
  • Presidential Pamana ng Pilipino Award by the Office of the President of the Philippines, 1996
  • Doctor of Humanities (honoris causa) by the San Beda College, 2002
  • Best CEO in the Philippines by Institutional Investor, 2004
  • CEO of the Year (Philippines) by Biz News Asia, 2004
  • People of the Year by People Asia Magazine, 2004
  • Distinguished World Class Businessman Award by the Association of Makati Industries, Inc.,  2005
  • Man of the Year by BizNews Asia, 2005
  • Management Man of the Year by the Management Association of the Philippines, 2005
  • Order of Lakandula, Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines, 2006
  • Honorary Doctorate in Humanities by the Xavier University, 2007

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One Comment

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