Benedicto Jose R. Arcinas

Independent Director
67, Filipino

Mr. Arcinas is currently the President and Managing Director of Arcinas Freres, Inc. and was an Independent Director of Philippine Savings Bank from April 2012 to April 2021.

He began his professional career at Manila Electric Company as Economic Analyst from 1978-1980. He also served as Independent Director of Metrobank Card Corporation from April 2018-December 2019; Consultant of Veda Advantage, Australia from March to August 2012; Executive Vice President (Finance) and Chief Investment Officer Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) from March 2010 to December 2011; Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Export and Industry Bank from June 2007-March 2010; Director of Asia Pacific Recoveries (SPV-AMC) Corporation and Asia Special Situations M3P2 (SVC-AMC), Inc. from September 2005 to March 2010; Consultant of SME e-Financing Project, Development Bank of the Philippines from February to May 2004; Managing Director and Founder of Structured Solutions, Inc. from 2002-2007; Managing Director of ATR-Kim Eng Fixed Income (Philippines) from April 1997 to November 1997; he held various positions in Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co., from January 1991 to March 1997; First Vice President (Funds Management Division, Treasury) of Philippine Banking Corporation from January 1989 to December 1990; AVP Liability Management Group Head of BA Finance Corporation from 1987-1988; SAM Liquidity Mgt. Treasury Group of Philippine Commercial International Bank from 1985-1987; Sr Asst Manager, Head of Domestic Markets of Insular Bank of Asia & America from 1984-1985; Asst. Manager, Corporate Planning Division from 1983-1984.

Mr. Arcinas also had various professional affiliations & Initiatives from 1990-2014.

Mr. Arcinas finished his Bachelor of Science in Business Economics degree from the University of the Philippines (Diliman) and obtained his Master of Science in Management degree from the Arthur D. Little Management Education Institute at Cambridge, Massachusetts USA.