Private Sector Co-Chairman, National Competitiveness Council
Lead Coordinator for Private Sector, APEC National Organizing Council
Chief Operating Officer, APEC 2015 CEO Summit Host Committee

Guillermo Manuel M. Luz is the private sector co-chairman of the National Competitiveness Council, a public-private body that develops strategy for the long-term competitiveness of the Philippines through policy reforms, project implementation, institution building and performance monitoring. He is associate director of Ayala Corporation, the holding company of one of the oldest and largest business groups in the Philippines, with business activities in real-estate development, banking and financial services, telecommunications, water infrastructure development and management, automotive dealership and distribution, business process outsourcing, electronics manufacturing solutions, and new investments in power, renewable energy and infrastructure.

He is the Lead Coordinator for Private Sector of APEC National Organizing Council (APEC-NOC). APEC NOC is the government agency in charge of preparations for the Philippines Chairmanship of APEC in 2015. He also serves as the Chief Operating Officer of APEC 2015 CEO Summit Host Committee.