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Management Team

Cornelio S. Mapa, Jr., Filipino, is the Treasurer and Executive Vice President of ALCO. He oversees the Finance Group and the Information Technology Department. He previously had several senior executive roles with the Gokongwei Group of companies and its subsidiaries until 2020. His last position was Senior Vice President, Investments and New Builds of JG Summit Holdings, Inc., a role he carried out concurrently as Executive Vice President for Corporate Strategy of Universal Robina Corporation (URC). Prior to joining the Gokongwei Group of companies, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Coca Cola Bottlers Philippines, including its subsidiaries, Cosmos Bottling and Philippine Beverage Partners. He earned his Bachelor of Science degrees in Economics and International Finance from New York University, and obtained his Masters in Business Administration from International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland. Mr. Mapa is a Director of DHL Summit Solutions, Inc. and was recently appointed as Independent Director of Radiowealth Finance Corporation.

 

Christopher G. Narciso, Filipino, is an Executive Vice President who heads and supervises the Business and Project Development Department. Prior to joining ALCO, Mr. Narciso was an Executive Director of the Philippine Transmarine Carriers Group and the Concurrent Chief Operating Officer of ACM Landholdings, Inc. He was also at one time the Chief Operating Officer of Taft Property Ventures Development Corporation, a member of Metro Gaisano, Vicsal Development Corporation. He worked at Robinsons Land Corporation from 2007 until 2013, and Narel Realty and Development Corporation from October 1995 to March 2007. Mr. Narciso graduated from the De La Salle University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management Engineering, minor in Chemical Engineering, and also earned units in Masters in Business Administration from the University of Western Australia. He is a past National President of the Subdivision and Housing Developers Association and currently serves as a board adviser thereof.

 

Gabriel I. Paulino, Filipino, is the Head of Technical Services. He has over 35 years of professional experience in architectural and project management practice. He was formerly the Assistant Vice President for Design and Planning at Rockwell Land Corporation and worked on Edades Towers, The Grove, One Rockwell, Joya and the Powerplant Mall. Prior to Rockwell, he was a Senior Associate of Recio + Casas Architects. He was also involved in the Pacific Plaza Towers (Makati and Fort Bonifacio), Manansala at Rockwell, LKG Tower Ayala and Salcedo Park Towers Makati.

 
Sheryll P. Verano, Filipino, is the Head of Strategic Funding and Investments and is ALCO’s Investor Relations Officer. She is a finance professional with 20 years-experience in financial advisory, debt and equity capital raising, debt restructuring and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining ALCO, she was Associate Director in American Orient Capital Partners (Philippines) and was with the Global Corporate Finance group of SGV and Co. She received her CFACharter in 2006 and was one of the top notchers in the 1999 CPA Board Exams.She graduated cum laude from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Accountancy.

 
Oliver L. Chan, Filipino, is the Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of Sales Operations . He is a licensed mechanical engineer who obtained his degree from the University of Santo Tomas. Prior to joining ALCO, he was the Property Manager of Ayala Property Management Corporation who handled the operations of Ayala Land Inc.’s premier retail and recreation centers, namely the Greenbelt complex, Ayala Museum, San Antonio Plaza in Forbes Park and the retail spaces at The Residences at Greenbelt. Because of his strong customer service background, he is concurrently the President of Emera Property Management, Inc., the property management arm of ALCO.

 

Marivic S. Victoria, Filipino, was appointed as Chief Finance Officer on 01 October 2022. She is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience in Finance, Controllership, Audit and Taxation. She has industry knowledge in real estate, real estate financing, asset and portfolio management. Prior to joining the Corporation, she was the Treasurer and CFO of the Philippine office of Capmark Financial Group and Elite Union Group. She started her career in SGV and Company. She is a Certified Public Accountant who obtained her MBA from the joint program of Ateneo de Manila University and Regis University. She also attended the Executive Development Program of the Wharton School.

 

Aristides Antonio C. Gonzales, Filipino, is the Head of the Business and Project Development Department. He is a licensed Civil Engineer and a Real Estate Broker, with over 16 years of professional experience in the field of business and project development specific to the real estate industry. He spent the majority of his career in Alveo Land Corporation overseeing its expansion and development in key growth areas of the country such as Makati, Alabang, Nuvali, Cavite, Tagaytay and Cebu. Mr. Gonzales is a graduate of the De La Salle University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, major in Structural Design, and he obtained his Masters Degree in Business Administration from the Asian Institute of Management.

 
Leilani G. Kanapi, Filipino, joined the Corporation in March 2008 initially as part of the Technical Services team. She was eventually tasked to head the procurement Department in August 2009. She worked previously with Rockwell Land Corporation where she took on roles in Estate Management, Handover and Project Development. Prior to that, she was with CB Richard Ellis as Business Development and Operations Manager for the Property and Facilities Management Group. Ms. Kanapi graduated from the university of Santo Tomas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and obtained a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University USA where she also had the opportunity to join the Student Exchange Program in Marseille, France.

 

Alex D. Miguel, Filipino, is Vice President of the Technical Services Group. He is a graduate of the Holy Angel University in Angeles City, Pampanga, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He has more than 36 years of work experience in Construction Management specifically estate development and residential and commercial construction for vertical and horizontal projects. He worked previously with D.M. Consunji, Inc., Makati Development Corporation, Alveo Land Corporation, Taft Property Ventures & Development Corporation, Federal Land Incorporated, and most recently, Shang Properties, Inc.

 

Richard C. Naval, Filipino, is also Vice President of the Technical Services Group. He is a graduate of Civil Engineering from the University of Santo Tomas and has some units on Masters in Construction Management from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines Open University. He has more than 20 years experience in construction and project management in a leadership capacity. He worked previously in Filinvest Land, HongKong Land, Geo Estate Development Corporation, Costa Del Hamilo, Robinsons Land Corporation and Federal Land.

 

Riva Khristine V. Maala, Filipino, is Corporate Secretary, General Counsel and Compliance Officer. She was an Associate Attorney of Fortun Narvasa and Salazar Law Offices before working in the banking industry for eleven years as documentation lawyer, among others. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy (cum laude) and a Bachelor of Laws degree, both from the University of the Philippines.

 

Joseph R. Feliciano, Filipino, is the Head of Internal Audit and Risk Management Officer. He is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with more than 25 years of work experience. Prior to joining ALCO, he was the Head of Internal Audit of TrueMoney Phils. He was also previously the Regional Audit Manager for the Asian region of VisionFund International and the Country Audit Head of Sun Life of Canada. He held key audit positions in companies such as Sumisho (subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation of Japan), Citigroup, ABS-CBN and Manulife. He obtained from Far Eastern University his Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce major in Accounting with honors (cum laude). He also earned several units of Masters of Business Administration from the De La Salle University-Graduate School of Business.

 

Ma. Angelina B. Magsanoc, Filipino, the Head of the Marketing Department, has more than 25 years of experience working at various positions linked to financial and real estate industries. A greater part of her career in Standard Chartered Bank, Jardine Fleming Exchange Capital Securities, Belle Corporation, Highlands Prime, and Terra Nostra, was dedicated to marketing, business development and finance. Prior to joining ALCO she held the position of Vice President for Business Development and Marketing of ACM Landholdings, Inc. for four years. Ms. Magsanoc is a licensed real estate broker. She took up A.B. Management Economics from the Ateneo de Manila University and earned masteral units from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business.

 

Clarence P. Borromeo, Filipino, has been the Head of the Information Technology (IT) Department since 2009, and was appointed as ALCO’s Data Privacy Officer concurrently on 09 May 2018. Before joining ALCO, he was the IT Head of the ICCP Group of Companies (Investment and Capital Corporation of the Philippines), and before that, the IT Head at RAMCAR Food Group (Kentucky Fried Chicken and Mr. Donut). He started his career in Information Technology as IT Help desk Supervisor at Zuellig Interpharma Holdings. Mr. Borromeo finished college at the Ateneo de Manila University with a degree in AB Interdisciplinary Studies. In 2018, he participated in various workshops, summits and conferences on data privacy and cyber security, namely, “Data Privacy Act: A Practical Approach to Compliance” conducted by Pineda Security, CIFI Security Summit 2018 by InnoXcell CIFI, and Fortinet 361°Security 2018 Cyber Security Conference by Fortinet Philippines.

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