Edgar O. Chua CHAIRMAN (60 years old, Filipino) – has been a Director of the Corporation since 1998.
He is the current Chairman of the Corporation effective 01 November 2016. He is also a director of the various Shell companies in the Philippines.
He served the Corporation in the following capacities: GM – Consumer Markets (Commercial OP East) from 2001 to 2003; GM – Commercial Marketing (ASEAN+) from 1999 to 2000; VP - Marketing from 1998 to 1999; GM – Marketing in 1998; GM of the Shell Company of Cambodia from 1995 to 1997; Energy Demand Analyst, Group Planning for SIPC from 1993 to 1995; Supply Planning & Trading Manager from 1991 to 1993; Lubricants Manager from 1989 to 1991; Consumer Development & Services Manager in 1988; Economics Assistant in the Supply Trading Department from 1986 to 1988; Inventory Management & Manila Movements Assistant from 1985 to 1986; General Auditor in 1985; Internal Auditor from 1983 to 1985.
He is a director of joint venture companies wherein the Corporation has investment. He is currently an Independent Director at Energy Development Corporation (EDC) and Integrated Micro Electronics Inc. at IMI (IMI). He also serves in the Advisory Board of Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines, and Mitsubishi Motors Philippines, Inc.
Ed earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from De La Salle University (1978) and attended various international seminars and courses including the senior management course in INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France. He is a recipient of numerous local and international recognitions, including CEO EXCEL for Excellence in Communications in Organisations (2005); Asia People of the Year 2013; Management Association of the Philippines' (MAP) Management Man of the Year (2013); CEO of the Year in the Asia Pacific SABRE (Superior Achievement in Branding Reputation and Engagement) Awards in China in 2014. In 2015, he was conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Golden Wheel Awards Foundation and recently awarded EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR in the Asia CEO Awards 2016. He was born on the 9th of October 1956.