Philex Mining wins as Best IR Company

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Granted at Fifth Asian Excellence Award

Michael Toledo (right), head of MVP group Media Bureau and SVP for Public and Regulatory Affairs at Philex Mining Corp., and the company•€™s division manager for Investor Relations, Rolando Bondoy, with Aldrin Monsod, publisher and MD of Corporate Governance Asia (CGA), who is holding Philex Mining•€™s trophy as Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines), in Hong Kong, on April 10. A prestigious regional journal on corporate governance based in Hong Kong, CGA granted the recognition in formal ceremonies during its Fifth Asian Excellence Awards, held at the JW Marriott Hotel. Philex Mining, its Hong Kong-based parent company First Pacific Co Ltd, its Manila-based investment holding firm Metro Pacific Investments Corp., and sister companies Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) and Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) Co. went home with a combined 16 awards as best in investor relations, corporate social responsibility, and corporate communications. Last October, the CGA awarded Philex Mining as one of the •€œMost Promising Companies on Corporate Governance.•€