DOF Welcomes new PhilGuarantee President
Appointed to the PhilGuarantee Board of Directors by President Rodrigo R. Duterte, Alberto E. Pascual is the president and CEO of the Corporation, an entity rising from the merger of five Philippine Guarantee Programs and Agencies (PGPAs). Following Executive Order No. 58, s. 2018, PhilGuarantee is the renamed Philippine Export-Import Credit Agency (PhilEXIM). The agency is also known as the Trade and Investment Development Corporation of the Philippines (TIDCORP).
A 37-year banking veteran, Pascual served as senior vice president at the Bank of the Philippine Islands in previous years. He was head of the Retail Mortgage Division of the BPI Family Savings Bank. Also prior to his current stint, he was SME lending consultant of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Advancing Philippine Competitiveness (COMPETE) Project and was an independent director of a publicly-listed construction company as well as a rural bank.
He graduated with a BSBA degree from the University of the Philippines and attended an MBA program of the Ateneo Graduate School of Business.