On the heels of an aggressive nationwide
branch banking expansion program, the
Board of Directors of Philippine Business
Bank (PBB) has appointed professional
banker Rolando R. Avante as the new President
and Chief Executive Officer of this fast-growing
Avante brings with him more than 30 years
of experience in treasury and operations
with various local and multinational commercial
banks where he served as Executive Vice
President and Treasurer.
Holder of a marketing management degree
from the De La Salle University, Avante
also earned post-graduate units at the
DLSU Business School and continues to
specialize in various industry-oriented
Avante likewise holds a key position in
the Money Market Association of the Phils.
(MART) where he is a director and president
of the ACI Philippines, apart from being
a member of the open-market committee
of the Bankers Association of the Phils.
(BAP) and a member of the Financial Executives
Institute of the Phils. (FINEX).