Two of the most highly respected experts in the field of financial management and project operations joined PRIMEX recently to occupy two Senior Vice President posts in the company.
Effective 3 September 2012, Mr. Mario P. Gapud, a specialist with extensive experience in financial management, marketing, and operations expert, will serve as Senior Adviser for Finance and Administration.
“I think I can make a difference through my knowledge and experience,” said Gapud. He also said he was looking forward to apply in his division his learnings which were honed through his engagements in businesses related to petroleum, agriculture machinery, housing materials, and broadcast services.
Meanwhile, the Technical Services and Project Operations Division also welcomed their new Senior Vice President, Engr. Estelita “Baby” Y. Gutierrez, former Executive Vice President of Filipinas Dravo Corporation, an architectural and engineering consultancy firm. She is a registered civil and sanitary engineer, an accredited construction arbitrator, and a construction management specialist who has been in practice for 38 years with various firms in the Philippines and abroad.
Her expertise in construction management and operations will give PRIMEX a headstart as it ventures in the field of engineering. Ms. Gutierrez will also help in identifying and developing business opportunities.
Meanwhile, the Board of Directors approved the reappointment of Dr. Jerome F. Sison as Director. Dr. Sison will also serve as acting Executive Vice President effective 1 October 2012.