4 months PAL board confirms new president-COO MB |Biz
  Philippine Airlines Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Lucio C. Tan congratulates Gilbert F. Santa Maria (right) shortly after his appointment as PAL President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) was unanimously confirmed by the 15-man Board of Directors yesterday during its regular meeting at the Century Park Hotel in Manila. (MB Photo by Ali Vicoy)     By Emmie V. Abadilla Gilbert F. Santa Maria, formerly at the helm of a US-based global BPO firm, will take over as president and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of flag-carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL). The 15-man PAL board, in yesterday’s regular meeting at ... more