Restituto T. Lopez
Chairman (Independent Director)
Filipino, 69 years old, joined as one of the Company’s Independent Director in January 2019. He earned from the University of the East his Bachelor of Science degree in 107 Business Administration and Accountancy in 1972. He then obtained a Master’s degree in Management from the Asian Institute of Management in 1981 and completed the KPMG International Partner Program from Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 1992. He is likewise a registered auditor under the United Kingdom Act of 1985 and an accredited consultant of the Asian Development Bank. Practicing as a Certified Public Account (“CPA”) for over 30 years, Restituto has extensive experience in auditing and consultancy. Prior to joining the Company, he served as the President of Transnational Construction Corporation which is involved in the construction business, management services, and in the leasing of commercial spaces. He also served as an Independent Director of Draka Phils, Inc. from 2009 to 2012 and President and Director of KPMG Peat Marwich Management Consultants, Phils. From 1990 to 2000. He was a member of the board of trustee of the Metropolitan Club, Inc. from 1998 to 2013. Currently, he is serving as the Chairman and Senior Partner of Lopez and Co., CPAs, Vice Chairman and Partner of KPMG – Fernandez Santos & Lopez, President and Chairman of RTL Holdings, Inc., and Chairman of LFC Solutions.net, Inc. and Spencers Landholdings, Inc.