Jose L. Cusia Jr.

Jose L. Cusia Jr.

Filipino, 71, has served as Independent Director of Manila Water since April 2010. He is presently the Philippine Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United States of America. He holds the following positions in other listed companies: Vice-Chairman of SM Prime Holdings, Director of PHINMA Corporation and Director of Century Properties Group, Inc. He is also: Chairman of The Covenant Car Company, Inc., and a Board Member of AIG Shared Services – Business Processing, Inc. He holds an AB-BSC degree (Magna Cum Laude) in De La Salle University and an MBA from University of Pennsylvania (University Scholar).


John Eric T. Francia

John Eric T. Francia

Filipino, 44, has served as Director of Manila Water since April 2010. He holds the following positions in other listed companies of the Ayala Group: Director of Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc., and Ho Chi Minh City Infrastructure Investment Joint Stock Company. His positions in other organizations and corporations are as follows: President and CEO of AC Energy Holdings Inc. and AC Infrastructure Holdings Corporation.; Managing Director of Ayala Corporation and Member of the Management Committee of Ayala Corporation. He also holds membership in the Boards of the following non-listed companies: Quadriver Energy Corporation, Monte Solar Energy, Inc., AF Payments, Inc., Light Rail Manila Corporation, Northwind Power Development Corporation, North Luzon Renewable Energy Corporation, South Luzon Thermal Energy Corporation, Dinginin Power GP Corp., Arlington Mariveles Philippines GP Corporation, Kauswagan Power GP Corp., MCX Tollway, Inc., Ayala Aviation Corporation, Ayala Hotels, Inc., LiveIt Investments Ltd., AC College of Enterprise and Technology, Inc. and LINC Institute, Inc. He holds a degree in Humanities and Political Economy (Magna Cum Laude) from the University of Asia and the Pacific and a Master’s Degree in Management Studies (with First Class Honors) from University of Cambridge.


Victoria P. Garchitorena

Victoria P. Garchitorena

Filipino, 71, has served as Director of Manila Water since April 2014. She is a Director of UCPB Finance Corp., UCPB Foundation, Inc., Avignon Tower Condominium Corporation, Asian Institute of Management and Ayala Foundation, Inc. Her positions and memberships in other organizations and corporations include: Consultant of Ayala Corporation; Adviser of the Gerry Roxas Foundation, and United CSO Federation of Makati; Member of the Makati Business Club, National Executive Committee of the Bishops-Businessmen’s Conference for Human Development, National Executive Committee of the UBAS (Ugnayan ng Barangay at Simbahan). She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics (Magna Cum Laude) from College of the Holy Spirit, and has post-graduate studies in Management Development Program from Asian Institute of Management and Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis from Harvard Institute for International Development.


Delfin L. Lazaro

Delfin L. Lazaro

Filipino, 68, has served as a Director of Manila Water since May 2002. He holds the following positions in other listed companies of the Ayala group: Director of Ayala Land, Inc., Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc., Ayala Corporation and Globe Telecom, Inc. He holds the following positions in these non-listed companies: President of Asiacom Philippines, Inc.; Director of Empire Insurance Company and Insular Life Assurance Co., Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of the Philippines and an MBA (with Distinction) from Harvard Graduate School of Business. He was named Management Man of the Year 1999 by the Management Association of the Philippines for his contribution to the conceptualization and implementation of the Philippine Energy Development Plan and to the passage of the law creating the Department of Energy.