The Nomination Committee is responsible in pre-screening and short listing all candidates nominated to become a member of the Board of Directors to ensure that the candidates possess all the required qualifications and none of the disqualifications. The committee shall assess the effectiveness of the Board’s processes and procedures in the election or replacement of directors.


Filipino, age 73, sits on the Boards of Pepsi Cola Products (Philippines), Inc., (PCPPI); Sangley Airport Infrastructure Group, Inc.; the Philippine Council for Foreign Relations (PCFR); the Spirit of EDSA Foundation; and the Rotary Club of Mania (RCM). He chairs the Philippine Council for Foreign Relations and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association of the Philippines Inc.; is President and Trustee of the Philippine Taekwondo Foundation; founded One Philippines Party List; is Senior Adviser to United Harvest Corporation, Kaltimex Energy Philippines, and United Defense Manufacturing Corp.; and is Chairman of PCPPI's Audit Committee. He is a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS); the Maritime League; the Fraternal Order of Eagles of the Philippines; and Zeta Phi Omega fraternity. He is an Eminent Fellow of the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP); and Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) and Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA). He writes a column for Business World; co-authored the book entitled "Silver Linings"; and produced the documentary entitled "Tagaligtas." He holds the rank of Colonel in the Armed Forces of the Philippines, and commanded the 131st Infantry Division (Standby Reserve) and, later, the 9th Infantry Division (Ready Reserve) of the Philippine Army. He is an adopted member of the Philippine Military Academy Marangal Class of 1974, PC-Special Action Force, Special Forces Regiment (Airborne) and First Scout Ranger Regiment. He obtained his double degree in Business Administration and History-Political Science from De La Salle University; attended Ateneo de Manila University's Master in Business AdministrationSenior Executive Program; earned a Master's degree in Public Administration and a certificate in Executive Education from Harcard Kennedy School of Government; and graduated from the Philippine Army's Command and General Staff College Operations 11 Course. He served in the Cabinets of Presidents Corazon C. Aquino and Fidel V. Ramos as Secretary of Tourism and Secretary of the Interior and Local Government, respectively.



Filipino, age 67, is also a Director of the Company. He is also the Executive Vice-President of the Company and the Director for Investor Relations of the Company. He is also Chairman of Metro Countrywide Corporation and Vice-Chairman of Metro Solar Power Solutions, Inc.. He is the President of CJH Leisure, Inc. and Club Leisure Management, Inc. He also serves as Director in Metro Rail Transit Corporation, Monumento Rail Transit Corporation, MRT Development Corporation, Fil-Estate Management, Inc., CJH Development Corporation, CJH Hotel Corporation, CJH Suites Corporation, Metro Global Renewable Energy Corporation and Metro Renewable Transport Solution, Inc.. He is also a Director of the Manila Southwoods Golf & Country Club, Inc., Camp John Hay Golf Club, Inc. and Forest Hills Golf & Country Club, Inc. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts major in Economics degree from De La Salle University in 1976.


Chairman:   JAIME M. CACHO

Filipino, age 65, is a Filipino citizen. Holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree Major in Communication Arts from De La Salle University, Manila in 1978. Mr. Cacho also has a Master in Business Administration (Candidate) from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business, Manila in 1983. At present, Mr. Cacho is President and Chief Operating Officer of Metro Countrywide Corporation and Metro Solar Power Solutions, Inc.. He is a Director of Metro Global Renewable Energy Corporation and Metro Renewable Transport Solution, Inc. He is also a Director of MRT Development Corporation and CJH Development Corporation. He is also concurrently, Head of Project Development and Management Services for Fil-Estate Management, Inc.. Mr. Cacho has over 39 years of top-level management and construction experience earned throughout his career.


Filipino, age 55, is also Senior Vice President for Good Governance, Compliance Officer, Corporate Information Officer and Assistant Corporate Secretary of the Company. She is also the Senior Vice President for Corporate & Legal Affairs of the Company’s parent company, Fil- Estate Estate Management, Inc. and affiliate companies, Fil-Estate Development, Inc. and New North Fairview Realty & Development, Inc. She is the Director for Corporate & Legal Affairs and Assistant Corporate Secretary of Camp John Hay Development Corporation, CJH Hotel Corporation and CJH Suites Corporation. She is also the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Metro Solar Power Solutions, Inc., Metro Global Renewable Energy Corporation, Metro Renewable Transport Solutions, Inc., MGHC Royalty Holdings Corporation and Metro Countrywide Corporation. She is also the Corporate Secretary of Club Leisure Management Corporation and CJH Leisure, Inc. She took her Bachelor of Science in Business Management major in Legal Management at Ateneo de Manila University and graduated Honorable Mention and Departmental Awardee of the Department of Legal Management in 1987. She holds a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Ateneo de Manila University School of Law and graduated as Second Honor-Silver Medal Awardee in 1992.