Manila, 1 September 2015 — The People At Work in Philippines has successfully placed Rolando Tantengco Bacani as the new President of Global Business Power Corporation (GBP). This search was headed by Cesar Ginete, Chief Operating Officer and the placement was the result of an extensive search process.
Mr. Bacani will be on board on September 1, 2015 and he will be responsible for overall strategic and operational leadership of the company. Mr Bacani has over 30 years in the Philippines’ National Power Corporation where he served in various capacities rising to the position of Vice President for Systems Operations. He was the General Manager for Business Development of KEPCO Philippines for almost 6 years. Most recently, Mr. Bacani served as President and CEO of the Philippines’ National Transmission Corporation.
“I am delighted to welcome Mr Bacani to our organisation. He brings experience, competence and knowledge which will be particularly invaluable to take our company forward in this competitive electricity market,” said Francisco C. Sebastian, Chairman of GBP.
GBP is a leading energy company in the Visayas Region and Mindoro Island that produces adequate, reliable and cost-efficient power supply through five subsidiaries that operate nine power generation facilities. GBP is a joint venture between: GT Capital Holdings; ORIX Corporation; Meralco PowerGen; and First Metro Investments Corporation.
The People At Work is a leading regional consultancy which offers senior level Executive Search and Strategic Talent Advisory in Asia Pacific. Established in 2000, the firm is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Manila and Shanghai. They have effectively completed many senior and C-Suite leadership positions in diverse industries and across Asia.