Atty. Arnel Jose S. Bañas
Atty. Arnel Jose S. Bañas is currently the Deputy Secretary for Administrative and Financial Services of the Senate of the Philippines. He attended the University of Warwick for his Master of Laws degree as a British Chevening Scholar in 1996. He went to the University of Washington (Seattle) as a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow in 2007, an award given by the US State Department. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Tourism at the University of the Philippines Diliman and completed law studies at the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law. He received the 2009 Gawad Dr. Pio Valenzuela for Excellence in Government Service.
Atty. Roy Enrico Santos
Atty. Rico Santos is a founding partner of PJS Law, an Instructor at the University of the East, and a former associate of Quisimbing Torres & Evangelista. He has served as counsel to a number of sectors and organizations, as a familiar in dealing with operational contracts and representation for government agencies and private institutions in energy and power generation; mining; labor; health; litigation; and others. Atty. Rico completed his Bachelor of Arts in the University of the East and Bachelor of Laws in the University of the Philippines, and is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, the Philippine Bar Association, and the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. He has participated in training programs conducted by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and the Canadian Human Rights Foundation.
Mr. William C. Bayot
Mr. William Bayot is a graduate of Business Administration at the De La Salle University. An entrepreneur by heart, Mr. Bayot started his own events management company called Fun Factory Philippines in 2004. He also holds the position of Systems Analyst at the Uniwin Multiprinting Corporation and is a Financial Advisor of Sunlife of Canada.
Atty. Regina Jacinto-Barrientos
Atty. Reggie received her Bachelor of Science in Legal Management in 1991 and her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1995 where she graduated in the top 15 of her class, and was a member of the Editorial Board of the Ateneo Law Journal. She was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1996. In 1997, Atty. Reggie founded PJS Law, with colleagues David Puyat and Roy Enrico Santos. The firm focuses on corporate practice that has allowed her to effectively address various clients’ legal requirements but likewise bring in synergy of business relationships, addressing community contributions, bridging cultural concerns, and addressing nation-building components of transactions. She is the Managing Partner of PJS Law, and likewise heads the Firm’s Corporate and Commercial Practice Group.
Mrs. Carolina “Chiqui” Escareal-Go
Mrs. Chiqui Escareal-Go has been the President, Training Manager and Senior Consultant of Mansmith and Fielders, Inc., and heads the Mansmith Training Group, which includes the Corporate Achievers Institute, the Day 8 Business Academy, Inc., and Connecting Mavens, Inc. She is a certified Master Coach by the Behavioral Coaching Institute and a member of the International Coaching Council. She is Vice Chair and Executive Director of Waters Philippines and a member of the Board of Trustees at St. Paul College Pasig. She graduated from De La Salle University with double degrees in Communication Arts and Marketing Management, from Ateneo de Manila University with a Master of Arts in English Language and Literature Teaching, and has attended advanced marketing programs at the Harvard Business School, Columbia Business School (Ceibs campus), Kellogg Business School, Burke Institute and University of California-Berkeley.
Dr. Kelly Siy Salvador
Dr. Kelly Salvador is a practicing oncologist with clinics in Manila, San Juan and Pasay City, and is an active consultant at the Metropolitan Hospital, Chinese General Hospital and Perpetual Succor Hospital, as well as a visiting consultant at the Asian Hospital Medical Center and Perpetual Help Medical Center. He stood as Assistant Vice President of SM Investments Corporation, General Manager of the Springfield Breast Care Center, General Manager of the Hospice Philippines, Inc., and is an active member of the Philippine Cancer Society. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology and a medical degree at the Far Eastern University and underwent internship and residency at the Metropolitan Hospital, subsequently receiving subspecialty training in oncology from the Clinica Universitaria de Navarra in Pamplona, Spain.
Ms. Gloriann Magto
Ms. Gloriann Magto holds experience as the Vice President of Finance and CFO of Asian Terminals, Inc., as well as the Finance Director and Associate Director of Risk Assurance for Pfizer, Inc., and a Senior Financial Analyst for Latin America on New York Secondment. She is a Philippine Certified Public Accountant and Internal Quality Auditor, and has also done work with the California Manufacturing Company, Inc., Globe Telecom, and Sycip, Gorres, Velayo and Company. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting from Xavier University and a Master of Arts in the Business Administration Regis Program at the Ateneo de Manila University, and joined the Pfizer Business Leadership Program at the Asian Institute of Management.
Ms. Malu Dy-Buncio
Ms. Malu Dy-Buncio is currently Mansmith and Fielders Inc.’s Chief Business Development Strategist, having previously served in Avon worldwide in a span of twenty years as Executive Director for Regional and Business Development in the Asia Pacific Regional Office, opening Avon Vietnam; General Manager of Avon Cosmetics, Inc. in the Philippines; President Director in Indonesia; and Business Development Manager at Avon Pacific (Regional Office) and Avon Products Manufacturing in the Philippines. She is an active management and business consultant for some of the country’s most prominent corporations. Ms. Malu completed a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts at Assumption College and the Business Management program at the Asian Institute of Management. She has been the recipient of a number of business and management awards throughout her career.
Ms. Lourdes D. Magno
Ms. Odette Magno is currently the President of Hi-Esai Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Vice-president of Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association of the Philippines Board of Trustees.She has more than 25 years experience in sales, marketing and general marketing in the regions of Australia, India, China, North and Southeast Asia. Her background includes hands on experience in various fields such as oncology, cardiovascular, CNS and anti-infective.
Atty. Mona Dimalanta
Atty. Mona received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree in 1993, graduating cum laude, and her Bachelor of Laws (Ll.B.) degree in 1997 from the University of the Philippines, where stood as part of the Editorial Board of the Philippine Law Journal, the Honors Society and the debating team that participated in the ASEAN Varsities in Malaysia. She obtained her Master of Laws (Ll.M.) degree from the University of Michigan, where she attended as a DeWitt fellow in 2000-2001. She was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1998 and has completed a course on Negotiation of Financial Transactions by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and attended various seminars in the Philippines and abroad on negotiating power purchase agreements. Atty. Mona currently heads PJS Law’s Energy Practice Group while also acting as President of PJS Law Foundation, Inc.