Ricardo Romulo Esq.

Senior Partner

Mr. Ricardo J. Romulo serves as a Senior Managing Partner at Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De los Angeles. Mr. Romulo served as Senior Partner in Romulo, Mabanta, Buenaventura, Sayoc & Delos Angeles Law Office. He has been the Chairman of Cebu Air, Inc. since December 1995. He serves as the Chairman of BASF (Phils.), Inc.; Federal Phoenix Assurance Company Inc.; Sime Darby Pilipinas Inc.; Vitacolor Industries Inc.; the Makati Business Club and Agrotex Commodities Inc., BASF Philippines, Inc. and Watson Wyatt Philippines, Inc. He served as Chairman and Director of Digital Telecommunications Phils Inc. from August 1987 to October 26, 2011. Mr. Romulo served as the Chairman of Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corporation from 1995 to December 19, 2012. Mr. Romulo serves as the Vice-Chairman of Planters Development Bank. Mr. Romulo has been a Director of JG Summit Holdings, Inc., since July 26, 2000. 

Mr. Romulo has been an Independent Director at Prime Orion Philippines Inc. since 1997. Mr. Romulo serves as a Director of BASF Coatings + Inks Phils., Inc., Watson Wyatt Philippines Inc., SM Development Corporation, Cargill Philippines, Inc., Johnson & Johnson (Phils.), Inc., Synthelabo Philippines, Inc., Kraft Foods (Phils.), Inc., The Philippine American Life and General Insurance Company; Honda Philippines Inc.; Planters Development Bank, IBM Philippines Inc., Maersk Filipinas Inc., Zuellig Pharma Corporation, Avon Cosmetics Inc. Mr. Romulo serves as a Trustee of Equitable PCI Bank Foundation, Inc. and IBM Philippines, Inc. Pension Plan. He served as Director of PhilPlans Inc.

J.D., Harvard Law School (1958)
B.S., Georgetown University (1955)  cum laude

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
7290 T.M., Business Operations in the Philippines (co-author)