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Sec. Rogelio Singson
Department of Public Works and Highways
On 1 July 2007, Mr. Rogelio L. Singson assumed office as the 5th President of the Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (MWSI) and the first under the company’s new management.
Rogelio L. Singson was President and CEO of Maynilad Water Services, Inc., the largest water concessionaire in the Philippines with close to 9 million potential consumers.
Prior to joining Maynilad Water, Singson’s extensive experience in both government and private sector in the field of privatization and public-private partnership cover major privatizations of the Philippines . As former Chairman and President of the Bases Conversion Development Authority (BCDA) of the Philippines, these public-private partnerships include the conversion of former military baselands (Clark, Subic, John Hay, Poro Point, Fort Bonifacio and Villamor bases) from military use to private commercial and industrial uses as special economic and Freeport zones, tollroads and expressway, water and power utilities privatization, airports, seaports and resorts. He was directly involved in the conceptualization and implementation of the biggest government property privatization (Fort Bonifacio Development) in the country.
Singson obtained his Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines , Diliman, in 1971 and attended a Degree Program in Public and Business Management. He has also attended training courses and conferences on Public-Private Partnership and BOT Financing.