Former Ayala Corp. executive Antonio Joselito Lambino 2nd has been sworn in as a new assistant secretary for the Department of Finance. Lambino was formerly the head of public policy at Ayala Corp. where he worked on strengthening the contribution of private enterprise to national development. He had also served as head of communications at the International Rice Research Institute in Los Baños, Laguna, where he led efforts in publicizing the contributions of agricultural research to reducing hunger. Lambino also worked as a governance specialist at the World Bank in Washington D.C., helping reformers in Asia, Africa, and Europe. in Communication, cum laude, from Ateneo de Manila as an Aquino Scholar and was named one of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines in 1999.
Source: Manila Times May 16, 2018 16:18 UTC