Directors

DIRECTORS
Ramon S. ANG, Chairman
Carlos Antonio M. BERBA, Deputy Chairman
CHAN Weng Kheong, Managing Director
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS
May (Michelle) W. M. CHAN
Yoshinori INAZUMI
Katsuhisa NOSE
Fumiaki OZAWA
INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS 
Alonzo Q. ANCHETA
Thelmo Luis O. CUNANAN Jr.
David K.P. LI, GBM, JP
Reynato S. PUNO
Sum LI, Alternate to David K.P. LI, GBM, JP

Mr. Ramon S. ANG, aged 70, is the Chairman and a non-executive Director of the Company. He has been appointed as the Chairman since 10 June 2005 and a non-executive Director of the Company since 27 November 1998. He is the Vice Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of San Miguel Corporation (a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange); Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Top Frontier Investment Holdings, Inc. (the ultimate parent company of the Company) and Petron Corporation (all of which are companies listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange); Vice Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of San Miguel Food and Beverage, Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange); Chairman of Eagle Cement Corporation and Petron Malaysia Refining & Marketing Bhd. (a company listed on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange); and Director and President of Ginebra San Miguel, Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange).He is also Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer of San Miguel Global Power Holdings Corp. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.); Chairman of San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.); Chairman and President of San Miguel Holdings Corp., SMC SLEX, Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.), San Miguel Equity Investments Inc., San Miguel Properties, Inc. and San Miguel Aerocity Inc.; Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SMC Asia Car Distributors Corp.; Chairman of San Miguel Yamamura Packaging Corporation, San Miguel Foods, Inc., Clariden Holdings, Inc., Anchor Insurance Brokerage Corporation, Philippine Diamond Hotel & Resort, Inc., and SEA Refinery Corporation; and Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Northern Cement Corporation. He is also the sole director and shareholder of Master Year Limited and the Chairman of Privado Holdings, Corp.. Mr. Ang has held directorships in various domestic and international subsidiaries of San Miguel Corporation. He formerly held the following positions: Chairman of Liberty Telecom Holdings, Inc. and Cyber Bay Corporation; Director, President and Chief Operating Officer of PAL Holdings, Inc. and Philippine Airlines, Inc.; Vice Chairman of Manila Electric Company; and Director of Air Philippines Corporation. Mr. Ang holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Far Eastern University and Doctorate in Business Engineering, Honoris Causa, from the same university.

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Mr. Carlos Antonio M. BERBA, aged 59, was appointed as Deputy Chairman and Remuneration Committee member of the Company on 27 August 2010. Mr. Berba has been a Director of the Company since 16 April 2007. He is the Chairman, President and Managing Director of San Miguel Brewing International Limited; Chairman of Neptunia Corporation Limited (a controlling shareholder of the Company); and a Director of San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.). He is also a Commissioner of PT Delta Djakarta Tbk (a company listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange); a Director of San Miguel Beer (Thailand) Limited, San Miguel Holdings (Thailand) Limited, San Miguel Marketing (Thailand) Limited, and other subsidiaries of the Company. He also holds directorships in other subsidiaries of San Miguel Brewing International Limited. Mr. Berba has over 30 years of experience in general management, finance, strategic planning and corporate structuring initiatives. Mr. Berba graduated from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He later obtained a Master・s degree in Business Administration (with distinction) from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania and a Master・s degree in Japanese Business Studies from Japan America Institute of Management Science &Chaminade University of Honolulu.

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Mr. CHAN Weng Kheong, aged 55, is the Sales Director of the Company since April 2016. He is a sales and marketing professional with more than 30 years of experience in distributor management, sales and promotions management, organization and training development, budget planning and logistics in various multinational corporations. Mr. Chan has a Master・s Degree in International Marketing from the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom).

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Mr. Alonzo Q. ANCHETA, aged 91, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director and a member of the Audit Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Company on 24 February 2017. He is currently an Independent Director of San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.) and PTFC Redevelopment Corporation (a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange). He is the President of Zobella& Co. (A.Q. Ancheta & Partners): Trademark & Patent Attorneys and the Co-Founding Partner/Senior Adviser of Quasha Law (formerly Quasha Ancheta Peña &Nolasco Law Offices). He is also the Chairman and President of Ogilvy & Mather Philippines, Inc.; Director and President of Growe Investments Ltd.; and a Member of the Board of Trustees of St. Luke・s Medical Center. Mr. Ancheta graduated from the University of Manila with a Bachelor・s degree in Arts (Magna cum Laude) in 1953 and a Bachelor・s degree in Laws (Cum laude) in 1957. He is a lawyer (A.B., LL.B) by profession, with practice areas in intellectual property law and commercial/corporate/family law and estates and succession. He is also a member of various organizations, including the Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines (Council Adviser, 1988-present), Philippine Bar Association, Legal Management Council of the Philippines, Asian Patent Attorneys Association (Honorary President, 2021-present), International Trademark Association, LAWASIA (Vice President International, 2017-present), Licensing Executives Society International, ASEAN Law Association, ASEAN Intellectual Property Association, American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, Philippine American Guardian Association, Philippine-Japan Economic Committee, Philippines-Japan Society, Inc., Rotary Club of Marikina, Jaycees International (Senator) and For Love of Mother Earth, Inc.

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Ms. May (Michelle) W. M. CHAN, aged 59, was appointed as a nonexecutive Director on 11 March 2011. Ms. Chan serves as Managing Director of A.S. Watson Industries Limited. She served as Managing Director of Hutchison Harbour Ring Limited from 1 February 2006 to 31 October 2010 and served as Executive Deputy Managing Director of Hutchison Harbour Ring Limited from 18 May 2005 to 31 January 2006. Ms. Chan has extensive experience in managing property development and investment businesses in mainland China. She also holds directorships in certain companies controlled by CK Hutchison Holdings Limited. Ms. Chan holds a Bachelor・s degree in Business Administration.

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Mr. Thelmo Luis O. CUNANAN Jr., aged 52, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director and a member of the Audit Committee, Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee of the Company on 25 October 2021. He is President of the Philippine National Bobsled Luge & Skeleton Association, Inc; Philippine representative in the International Bobsled & Skeleton Federation in Lausanne, Switzerland; and President of Burnham View Condominium Corporation. He is also the owner/proprietor of A4 Holiday-Residences; a writer for numerous local and international publications; a TV presenter with the Global/Golden News Network, based in Makati City, Philippines; and a Philippine representative in the Global Journalism Council in Ankara, Turkey. Mr. Cunanan has worked as a consultant and adviser for different private sector and government offices. These include Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Philippines, Wallace Business Forum, Philippine National Oil Company, Social Security System, National Commission for Culture and Arts, National Parks Development Committee, and the Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Mr. Cunanan is a member of the Consular Corps of the Philippines and an international member of the Professional Hunters Association of South Africa (PHASA), based in Centurion, South Africa. He was Honorary Consul of Georgia in the Philippines for 12 years and since 2010, has run and managed the Honorary Consulate of Somalia in the Philippines and the Philippines V Georgia Business and Friendship Association. Mr. Cunanan Jr is a graduate of the Ateneo de Manila University with a degree in (AB Interdisciplinary Studies) and the Ateneo Graduate School of Business (MBA).

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Mr. Yoshinori INAZUMI, aged 54, was appointed as a non-executive Director of the Company on 24 April 2023. Mr. Inazumi is a Director and the Executive Financial Advisor of San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.); and Director of San Miguel Brewing International Limited and San Miguel Beer (Thailand) Limited. He is formerly the General Manager (2021 V 2023) and Senior Manager (2019 V 2021) of Audit & Supervisory Board Members・ Office, Senior Manager of Finance and Accounting Department (2016 V 2019), and Senior Manager of Tax Unit Group Finance (2015 V 2016), of Kirin Holdings Company, Limited (a company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange). Mr. Inazumi also held the following positions in other companies of the Kirin group: Manager of Tax Unit Group Finance (2013 V 2015) and Manager of Finance and Accounting Department (2011 V 2013) of Kirin Group Office Company, Limited; and Manager of Finance and Accounting Department of Kirin Business Expert Company, Limited (2008 V 2011). Mr. Inazumi graduated from Tokyo University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literature in 1993.

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Dr. the Hon. Sir David LI Kwok-po, GBM, GBS, OBE, JP, MA Cantab. (Economics & Law), Hon. LLD (Cantab), Hon. DSc. (Imperial), Hon. LLD (Warwick), Hon. DBA (Edinburgh Napier), Hon. D.Hum.Litt. (Trinity, USA), Hon. LLD (Hong Kong), Hon. DSocSc (Lingnan), Hon. DLitt (Macquarie), Hon. DSocSc (CUHK), FCA, FCPA, FCPA (Aust.), FCIB, FHKIB, FBCS, CITP, Officier de l・Ordre de la Couronne, Grand Officer of the Order of the Star of Italian Solidarity, The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, Commandeurdansl・Ordre National de la Légiond・Honneur, aged 84, was appointed on 22 March 1991. Sir David is an independent nonexecutive Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nomination Committee and the Remuneration Committee of the Company. He is the Executive Chairman of The Bank of East Asia, Limited (listed in Hong Kong). He is an independent non-executive Director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited and Vitasoy International Holdings Limited (all listed in Hong Kong). He was an independent non-executive Director of Guangdong Investment Limited (listed in Hong Kong). Sir David is a member of the Council of the Treasury Markets Association. He is Founding Chairman of The Friends of Cambridge University in Hong Kong Limited, Chairman of the Advisory Board of The Salvation Army, Hong Kong and Macau Territory, Chairman of the Executive Committee of St. James・ Settlement and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Finance. He was a member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong from 2005 to 2008 and the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1985 to 2012.

Mr. Katsuhisa NOSE, aged 46, is the Executive Vice President of San Miguel Brewing International Limited. He was also the Manager of Sapporo Branch of Kirin Brewery Company, Limited (2023-2024); Director of Marketing of Kirin City Company, Limited (2020-2023); Director of Commercial Planning of Sales Department of Diageo Kirin Company, Limited (2018-2020); Manager of Marketing Planning of Marketing Department of Myanmar Brewery Limited (2015-2018); Manager of Imported Cocktail Liquor Brand/De Kuyper of Marketing Department of Kirin Brewery Company, Limited (2012-2015); and Deputy Manager of Sales Promotion Section of Sales Department of Kirin Brewery Company Limited (2009-2012). Mr. Nose graduated from the KwanseiGakuin University with a Bachelor・s degree in Business Administration in 2000. He also completed the Part-time & Online MBA Program of the Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University in 2023 with a Master・s degree in Business Administration.

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Mr. Fumiaki OZAWA, aged 54, was appointed as a non-executive Director of the Company on 28 April 2017. He is also a Director and the Executive Vice President of San Miguel Brewing International Limited. He is also a Director of San Miguel Holdings (Thailand) Limited, San Miguel Beer (Thailand) Limited and San Miguel Marketing (Thailand) Limited; and a Commissioner of PT Delta Djakarta Tbk (a company listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange). Mr. Ozawa was a former Director and Executive Financial Advisor of San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.), the Senior Manager of Corporate Strategy Department of Kirin Holdings Company, Limited (a company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange) and Senior Manager of Management Planning Department, Kirin Company, Limited. He was also the Manager of Management Planning Department of Kirin Company, Limited; Manager of Overseas Sales Division, Kirin Techno-System Company, Limited; and Sales Representative of Off-premise Sales Section, Tohoku Regional Head Office, Kirin Brewery Company, Limited. Mr. Ozawa graduated from Waseda University with a Bachelor・s degree in Economics.

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Mr. Reynato S. PUNO, was appointed as an independent non-executive Director and Nomination Committee member of the Company on 8 November 2012 and as Chairman of the Remuneration Committee on 24 February 2017. Mr. Puno is an independent Director of San Miguel Corporation (a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange), and San Miguel Brewery Inc. (a company listed on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp.) and an Independent Commissioner of PT Delta Djakarta Tbk (a company listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange). He is also the Chairman of the Environmental Heroes Foundation, GenWatt Solar Energy Solutions (Philippines); CybersCoolDefcon, Inc. and Judge Isaac S. Puno, Jr. Memorial Foundation; Member (2011 V 2017, 2022 V present) and Chairman (2014- 2017, 2022 V present) of the Philippine Bible Society; Vice Chairman of GMA Kapuso Foundation; a Director of The New Standard newspaper and World Vision Development Foundation, Inc.; a Member of the Board of Regents of Manuel L. Quezon University; and Legal Consultant to the Department of Energy and Union Bank of the Philippines.He is also a former a Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in Hague (2017 V 2023); Chairman of the Supreme Court Committee to Draft the Rules on the Anti-Terrorism Act (2022 V 2023); Independent Director of Union Bank of the Philippines (2012 V 2021), Apex Mining Company, Inc. (2012 V 2013) and Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. (2010 V 2011) (all companies listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange), and Marcventure Mining and Development Corporation (2015 V 2017); Member of the Board of Regents of the University of the Philippines (2012 V 2014); Chairman of World Vision Development Foundation (2018 V 2020); and Past Grand Commander, Knights of Rizal (2016 V 2018). He was also appointed Chairman of the Consultative Committee to revise the 1987 Philippine Constitution (January to July 2018). Mr. Puno served as the Chief Justice of the Philippine Supreme Court from 6 December 2006 until his retirement on 17 May 2010. He also served previously in the Philippine judiciary as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Associate Justice of the Court of Appeals, Appellate Justice of the Intermediate Appellate Court and Acting City Judge of Quezon City. He also served as Assistant Solicitor General and Deputy Minister of Justice. Mr. Puno completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Jurisprudence and Bachelor of Laws degree at the University of the Philippines, and has a Master of Laws degree from the University of California in Berkeley and a Master in Comparative Laws degree from the Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. He also completed academic requirements for a Doctor of Juridical Science degree from the University of Illinois.

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Ms. Sum LI, CIA, FCCA, FHKICPA, aged 52, is the Group Chief Auditor of The Bank of East Asia, Limited. She is currently serving as a Board Governor of The Institute of Internal Auditors Hong Kong China (IIAHK). Ms. Li is a fellow member of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors, The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and a Certified Internal Auditor. She was previously a Partner at KPMG・s Risk Consulting group and was a Past President of The Asian Confederation of The Institutes of Internal Auditors and The IIAHK. Ms. Li holds a Master Degree of Science in Finance from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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Update as at 22 April 2024

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