Ed was a global business executive, who together with his family, spent 33 years working and traveling in different locations around the world – most of which was with Caterpillar Inc., a US Fortune 100 Company, the largest and global leader in its industry. His assignments included consecutive tenures in the US, Singapore, China, India, Vietnam, and even Pakistan.
Ed rose through the ranks. He started his career as an equipment technician then quickly moved to sales and sales management. After a short stint with Caterpillar dealers in the Philippines and Pakistan, Caterpillar Inc. invited Ed to join them in their office in Singapore that oversees the Asia Pacific Region.
Ed moved up the ladder and assumed various regional and global roles. Most significant of which include the directorship of the Caterpillar subsidiary in India, marketing management for Asia Pacific, end-to-end management for regional and global products, as well as responsibilities in critical business initiatives. Ed became one of the most successful Asian employees of Caterpillar from Asia Pacific.
Ed is a principled person, inspiring and visionary leader. He performs effectively in challenging and very diverse work environments. He is focused and clear in purpose, able to consistently drive growth and deliver superior results. He has an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Mapua University and obtained two master’s degrees in International Business Management and Marketing from the University of New England.
Now, recently retired and relocated back in the Philippines, Ed owns a start-up real state company. He is an active stock, money market investor and a business consultant. He is also involved in ministry working with and supporting outreaches and mission groups. Ed is a part-time management professor and spends his free time pursuing his favorite sports, golf.