7 months What’s up with the Philippine aviation industry? Philstar |Opinion
The big breaking news in Philippine aviation was the report that PAL Holdings Inc., operator of Philippine Airlines (PAL), has selected Gilbert Santa Maria as its new president and chief operating officer (COO) after the board of directors formalized his appointment in a meeting in Manila. Santa Maria, who was handpicked by PAL chairman and chief executive officer Lucio Tan, brings with him 15 years experience in the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry, replacing our good friend former PAL president Jaime Bautista who retired last month. In pushing for his new president and COO, Lucio Tan said in looking for ... more