UNIONBANK APPROVES LARGEST NUMBER OF EXECUTIVE PROMOTIONS, ANA ABOITIZ-DELGADO LEADS THE PACK AS SENIOR EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
The Board of Directors of Union Bank of the Philippines at its meeting on May 27, 2022, approved and confirmed the largest number of Executive Promotions ever done by the Bank with a total of 74 executive officers.
The Board likewise approved and confirmed the extension of Edwin R. Bautista as the Bank’s President and CEO until December 31, 2025. Bautista was appointed as the Bank’s President in 2016 and CEO in 2018. Bautista was responsible for starting the Bank’s digital transformation six years ago and has successfully put UnionBank’s name on the global digital map. For his achievements, he was named the International Banker’s 2021 Banking CEO of the Year in Asia, and The Asset’s 2020 Digital Banker of the Year for Asia Pacific. Under his leadership, UnionBank reaped numerous recognitions including being named Digital Bank of the Year by The Asset five years in a row and Asia Trailblazer Institution of the Year 2021 by Retail Banker International. Bautista was also the driving force behind the acquisition the consumer banking business of American banking giant Citi in the Philippines.