Eduardo V. Francisco

Mr. Francisco is President of BDO Capital & Investment Corporation, the investment banking arm of BDO Unibank, Inc.  He is also the Co-Chairman of the Capital Market Development Council (CMDC) of the Philippines, Treasurer/Trading Nominee of BDO Securities Corp, and Chairman of Averon Holdings Corp.

He also sits on the boards of UP-Development Center for Finance, Foundation for Filipino Entrepreneurs (FFE), AFC Merchant Bank, CIBI Foundation, Valle Verde Country Club, Inc. (VVCC), Makati Sports Club, Inc. (MSCI), Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), and International School of Manila. He is also a fellow of the Shareholders Association of the Philippines (SharePhil), and a member of Makati Business Club (MBC), Rotary Makati West and the PLDT Bike King Triathlon Team.

He was formerly the President of the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX)  Wharton-Penn Club, Federation of Valle Verde Associations , First Valle Verde Association Inc. and BDO Securities Corporation.  He was also a previous member of Capital Markets Committee of the Bankers Association of the Philippines and the Strategic Advisory Committee of the Philippine Stock Exchange and the Makati Business Development Council. He was also previously on the boards of LGU Guarantee Corp., Investment Houses Association of the Philippines (IHAP) and BDO Strategic Corp.

Mr. Francisco has worked with other financial institutions in New York and Hong Kong. He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of the Philippines. He is also a recipient of the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the U.P. College of Business Administration.

He is married to Maura Criselda Castro Francisco and has 2 children, Isabel Marie and Gabriel Antonio.