Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Thursday, 25 May 2017 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
Cabinet Profiles SubMenu »
Executive Secretary
HUDCC
Agriculture
Agrarian Reform
Budget and Management
Environment
Education
Foreign Affairs
Interior & Local Gov't
National Defense
Energy
Finance
Justice
Labor & Employment
Science & Technology
Tourism
Transport & Communication
Public Works
Social Welfare
Trade & Industry
Economic Planning
Commission on ICT
Pres'l Mgm't Staff
Pres'l Spokesperson
Pres'l Legal Counsel
Peace Adviser
Comm on Higher Education
Revenue Commissioner
Cabinet
Profile of Cabinet Secretaries

Sec. Alberto G. Romulo
Department of Foreign Affairs

 

Secretary Alberto "Bert" Romulo first joined government service as a member of former Pres. Corazon Aquino's economic team. He was a senator from 1987 to 2004, where he served as Majority Leader for five years.

He was named Finance Secretary in January 2001, having been appointed by outgoing Pres. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. He left this position in May 2001, but became Executive Secretary.

In June 8, 2001, he was appointed as Executive Secretary and became the Chairman of the Cabinet Oversight Committee on Internal Security, NEDA Board Executive Committee and 14 other offices and agencies. His incumbency ended on August 22, 2004.

On August 18, 2004, he was appointed Foreign Secretary, and still holds this position. He served as Chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN in 2007.

Sec. Romulo holds a Bachelor of Science of Commerce (CPA) from the De La Salle University in 1954, a Bachelor of Laws from Manuel L. Quezon University in 1958 and a Doctor of Laws in University of Madrid in 1963.

A recipient of the Gintong Ama Award, Sec. Romulo was also named Most Outstanding Senator of the Philippine Free Press, the Federation of Provincial Clubs, Congressweek magazine, the Senate Radio and Television Press Group and the Philippine Infrastructure Journal.


Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines