Steering Committee

Ayala Corporation

Ayala Corporation is one of the oldest and largest conglomerates in the Philippines with business interests in real estate, banking, telecommunications, water, power, industrial technologies, infrastructure, healthcare, and education. Its social commitment arm, Ayala Foundation, has programs that focus on education, youth leadership, sustainable livelihood, and the promotion of arts and culture.

Makati Business Club

The Makati Business Club is a private non-stock, non-profit business association organized as a Forum for Constructive Ideas.

The main thrust of the MBC is to foster and promote the role of the business sector in national development efforts, both in the planning and implementation of policies. It is committed to addressing national economic and social issues that affect the development of the Philippines.


Alliance for Safe, Sustainable and Resilient Environments (ASSURE) is comprised of environmental planners, architects, engineers and related professionals from all over the country, most of whom have extensive experience working with international development organizations such as the UN, World Bank, Asian Development Bank, USAID, AusAID, GIZ, and JICA among others; national government agencies; local government units; and the private sector.

Globe Telecom

Globe Telecom is a leading Telecommunications company and one of the Top companies to work for in Asia. It is a dynamic organization that continues to work on delivering the best and personalized products and services to customers and at the same time, bringing happiness to its employees and shareholders. The Company’s products and services endlessly thrive and remain to enrich the lives of its millions of subscribers.


Shell is an international energy company that aims to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible.

Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation

The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) is the country's major private sector vehicle and coordinator for disaster management. Composed of a team of highly committed professionals, PDRF works with field experts and reputable humanitarian institutions to organize and coordinate private sector solutions to disaster management.

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