"The mission of the US-Philippines Society is to build on the rich and longstanding
historical ties between the United States of America and the Philippines.

…and to bring that unique relationship to the 21st century."


The Board of Directors, including civic and business leaders from both the U.S. and the Philippines, is co-chaired by Ambassador John D. Negroponte (US) and Mr. Manuel V. Pangilinan (PH). Honorary Chair is Mr. Maurice “Hank” Greenberg.

President of the Society Ambassador John F. Maisto, Executive Director Hank Hendrickson, and Legal Counsel Atty. Leonardo Canseco are also members of the Board.

Washington Z. Sycip

Washington Z. Sycip
Honorary Chairman (1921-2017)

Maurice Greenberg

Maurice Greenberg
Honorary Chairman

Ambassador John F. Maisto

Ambassador John D. Negroponte

Manuel V. Pangilinan

Ambassador John F. Maisto

Ambassador John F. Maisto

Hank Hendrickson
Executive Director


Jose Eduardo B. Antonio
Century Properties Group, Inc.

Gerardo Borromeo
Philippine Transmarine Carriers, Inc.
Vice Chairman and CEO

Leonardo A. Canseco
Canseco Law Group

Jay Collins
Co-Head, Public Sector Group

Cezar P. Consing
Bank of Philippine Islands
President and CEO

J. Carlitos G. Cruz
Sycip Gorres Velayo & Co.
Chairman and Managing Partner

SM Group of Companies

Lucie Du
Du & Associates, Inc.
President and CEO

Hilda L. Gigioli
Roccomar, Inc.

Henry B. Howard
US Education Finance Group
President and CEO

Ambassador Thomas C. Hubbard
McLarty Associates
Director for Asia

Loida Nicholas Lewis
TLC Beatrice LLC
Chairwoman and CEO

Roberto R. Llames
Enterprise Solutions, Inc.
President and Founder

Kevin Lyon
Managing Director for IndoAsia

Doris Magsaysay-Ho
Magsaysay Group of Companies

Ambassador (ret.) Richard W. Murphy
Murphy and Associates

Christopher A. Padilla
Vice President for Governmental and Regulatory Affairs

Roberto L. Panlilio
JP Morgan Chase
Senior Country Officer for the Philippines

Dominic Picone
TPG Capital
Principal and Head of Asia Financial Services

David Rappa
Adalta Capital Management
Managing Partner

Enrique K. Razon, Jr.
International Container Terminal Services Inc.
Chairman of the Board and President

Ambassador Roberto R. Romulo
Carlos P. Romulo Foundation for Peace and Development

Paul Shmotolokha
Simma International

George SyCip
Spence & Co., Ltd. (US), Alliance Select Foods International Inc
Director and Chairman of the Board

Ambassador Frank G. Wisner
Squire Patton Boggs
International Affairs Officer

Dennis Wright
Peregrine Development International
President and CEO

Jaime Augusto Zobel De Ayala
Ayala Corporation
Chairman and CEO