Corporate Governance

Jose F. Buenaventura

Independent Director

Jose F. Buenaventura was elected to the Board of Directors of BDO Unibank, Inc. on April 19, 2013. Since 1976, he has been a Senior Partner at Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & de los Angeles Law Offices. He is President and Director of Consolidated Coconut Corporation, Gladtobehome Inc., Glimpse of Negros Holdings, Inc., and Kahigayonan Corp.; and Director and Corporate Secretary of 2B3C Foundation, Inc., and Peter Paul Philippines Corporation. He sits on the Board of the following companies: BDO Securities Corporation (Independent Director), BDO Finance Corporation (Independent Director), Eximious Holdings, Inc., Cebu Air, Inc., GROW, Inc., GROW Holdings, Inc., Hicap Properties Corporation, Himap Properties Corporation, La Concha Land Investment Corporation, Philippine First Insurance Co., Inc., Philplans First, Inc., Techzone Philippines, Inc., Total Consolidated Asset Management, Inc., Turner Entertainment Manila, Inc., Phosephene Holdings, Inc., and Clinquant Holdings, Inc. Atty. Buenaventura holds Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws degrees from Ateneo de Manila University, and a Master of Laws from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C.