MR. GEORGE S. CHUA
A known entrepreneur in the Industry, Mr. Chua has an extensive knowledge and experience from technology to finance, banking and operations. He was former EVP and COO of Arms Corporation of the Philippines (ARMSCOR), the leading firearms manufacturing and supplier in the Philippines. Mr. Chua is presently the Vice Chairman of Global Conglomerates, Inc. the company behind GSAT (Direct to Home Satellite TV), GNN (Global News Network) and G.Telecoms (iGSAT Satellite Broadband Service).
Mr. Chua also holds key positions on various Industry Organizations in Philippines as well as private companies. He is the currently President & CEO, Bayan Automotive Industries Corporation (BAIC); President, Federation of Philippine Industries (FPI); Chairman, Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) Foundation; Chairman & President, Kimberly Realty Corporation; Director, Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. and Truck Manufacturer’s association, Inc.; Professorial Lecturer 1, MBA Program, University of the Philippines; Columnists for Manila Bulletin and Business Mirror; TV Host, Usapang Bayan on GNN, among others.
Mr. Chua also holds membership on different socio-civic groups which includes Commodore Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary; Lieutenant Col. (Res)- Philippine Army, Media Affairs Group Commander, Civil Military Brigade; Member, National Press Club of the Philippines.
He has a double degree in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering from De La Salle University and a Master’s Degree in Finance and Management from Wharton University.