PEF welcomes two new Board members

Economist Emmanuel de Dios joins PEF Board

The Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) is pleased to announce its new Board Members following the election of trustees by the PEF General Assembly on 27 November 2020. 

Professor Emmanuel S. de Dios, PhD, representing the business sector, will serve as the Board Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance and Investments Committee. Since June 2008, Prof. de Dios has been a Professor of Law and Economics at the University of the Philippines. He also serves as an Independent Director of the Board of Directors of ABS-CBN Corporation, among others. In 2016, he was part of an Independent Review Board that examined and analyzed PEF’s ten social enterprises for an impact assessment study.  

Representing the national NGO networks and coalitions in the PEF Board, Allan Robert Sicat is the Executive Director of the Microfinance Council of the Philippines, Inc. Prior to this, he worked as a Strategic Planning Officer of Healthway Multi-Specialty Center

Coming from business and the academe, the new board members bring years of experience and leadership to help in steering PEF’s thrusts in creating sustainable change.