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Oscar Reyes joins Boards of Pioneer Companies

Former Manila Electric Company (Meralco) President and CEO Oscar S. Reyes accepted the invitation of the Pioneer group of companies to become aBoard Member of Pioneer Insurance and Surety Corporation (PISC), and Pioneer Intercontinental Insurance Corporation (PIIC); and Board Advisor of Pioneer Life Inc. (PLI). He will also become a member of various Board committees of these Pioneer companies.

Reyes’ involvement  with Pioneer group dates back to December 2017,  where he was  Chairman of M Pioneer Insurance Inc., a joint venture between Pioneer Insurance and Surety Corporation and Meralco.   He served as Chairman until his retirement from Meralco in May 2019.

Reyes brings with him a wealth of leadership experience,having held various key positions in some of the country’s leading companies in diverse industries, most notably as the Country Chairman of the Shell Companies in the Philippines, a position he held concurrently as President and Chief Executive Officer of Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation and Managing Director of Shell Philippines Exploration B.V., operator of the Malampaya Deep Water Gas production facilities.  Beforejoiningthe Shell Companies, hewas  Executive Vice President and General Manager of Philippine Petroleum Corporation, the first and only lubricating oil refinery in the country.

Presently, he is the Chairman of Link Edge, Inc.  Reyes is also a member of the Advisory Boards of PLDT, Inc. and Basic Energy Corporation, and the Council of Advisers of Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI).  He is Chairman of  Pepsi Cola Products Philippines, Inc.  Additionally, he sits as an Independent Director of Manila Water Company, PLDT Communications and Energy Ventures, Inc., Cosco Capital Inc., D.M. Wenceslao& Associates Inc., Sun Life Financial Plans, Inc., Sun Life Prosperity Funds, Grepalife Mutual Funds, Team Energy Corporation, Philippine Dealing SystemHoldings Corporation and Subsidiaries, among other firms.

He is aBoard  Trustee of Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc., and El Nido Foundation, Inc.

With his new rolesas Board Member and Advisor, Reyes adds  insight and vision, no doubt bolsteringPioneer’s position as a major industry player.

Source: Manila Bulletin (

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