“With PBSP, I know where my money goes.”
-Jose Antonio Y. Aboitiz
Board of Trustees
Our Board of Trustees is currently composed of 14 members and one corporate secretary. Nominated by an election committee and elected by 50% of PBSP’s membership base, trustees generally serve two three-year terms. The board, board committees and individual trustees are evaluated on an annual basis by our Executive Committee.
PBSP takes pride in being an efficient and trustworthy steward of resources. The Board of Trustees which includes CEOs of some of the largest Philippine corporations, sets policies related to programs, spending, investment, management, governance and professional standards, and it oversees internal and independent audits of our operations.
For over 40 years, PBSP sustains its program and maintains its reputation for efficiency and financial prudence through a cadre of 400-strong managers and staff, who are committed to build better communities and empower the poor.
PBSP is managed by social development professionals who are coached by prominent chief executives in business principles, financial accountability and effective project management.
Our foundation staff is guided by the Core Values of Integrity, Service, Quality, Teamwork and Work-Life Balance.