Meet the 40 Under 40

Julia Abad
Julia Andrea Abad
Secretary, Presidential Management Staff and Presidential Chief of Staff
Clare Cattleya Amador
Clare Cattleya Amador
Assistant Secretary and Chief of Staff, DBM
Paolo Benigno Aquino IV
Paolo Benigno Aquino IV
Co-founder, MicroVentures Inc.
Maria Antonia Odelia Arroyo
Maria Antonia Odelia Arroyo
Founder and CEO, Hybridigm Consulting
Ruth Aseron
Ruth Aseron
Project Development Consultant for Microinsurance
Marly Anne Bacaron
Marly Anne Bacaron
Community Development Specialist
Dr. Sarah Johnson Beebout
Dr. Sarah Johnson Beebout
Soil Chemist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, IRRI
Carla May Beriña-Kim
Carla May Beriña-Kim
Head, Sustainable Development Department, Manila Water Co. Inc.; Executive Director, Manila Water Foundation
Matthew Bohn
Matthew Bohn
Resident Country Director, Millennium Challenge Corp.
Rodel Bontuyan
Rodel Bontuyan
Area Manager – Luzon, Plan International
Jose Sixto Raphael Dantes III
Jose Sixto Raphael Dantes III
Founder and Chairman, YesPinoy Foundation
Kara Patria David
Kara Patria David
Journalist, GMA News; Founder and President, Project Malasakit Foundation Inc.
Dr. Juan Dayang Jr.
Dr. Juan Dayang Jr.
Summitry & ASEAN Coordinating Council Director, Office of ASEAN Affairs, DFA
Gov. Miguel Rene Dominguez
Gov. Miguel Rene Dominguez
Governor, Sarangani Province
Patricia Evangelista
Patricia Evangelista
Multimedia Reporter, Rappler; Writer and Producer, Storyline, ANC
Ryan Patrick Evangelista
Ryan Patrick Evangelista
Executive Director and COO, U-ACT
Therese Clarence Fernandez-Ruiz
Therese Clarence Fernandez-Ruiz
Co-founder and President, Rags2Riches, Inc.
Joseph Foltz
Joseph Foltz
Deputy Chief, Office of Environment, Energy & Climate, USAID
Mayor Sherwin Gatchalian
Mayor Sherwin Gatchalian
Mayor, Valenzuela City
Tanya Hotchkiss
Tanya Hotchkiss
Head, Office of Strategic Management, Cantilan Bank; Executive Director, Hotchkiss Foundation
Natalie Christine Jorge
Natalie Christine Jorge
Executive Director, Bato Balani Foundation Inc.
Harvey Keh
Harvey Keh
Director for Youth Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship, Ateneo de Manila University’s School of Government
Jimmy Loro
Jimmy Loro
Senior Adviser – Lead Expert, GIZ
Anna Meloto-Wilk
Anna Meloto-Wilk
Co-founder and President, Gandang Kalikasan Inc.
Dr. Ronald Mendoza
Dr. Ronald Mendoza
Executive Director, AIM Policy Center
Dr. Adoracion Navarro
Dr. Adoracion Navarro
Senior Fellow, PIDS
Anna Rosario Oposa
Anna Rosario Oposa
Co-founder, Save Philippine Seas
Patricia Pascual
Patricia Pascual
Director for Public Affairs & Communications, Pfizer Philippines; Vice Chairman, Pfizer Philippines Foundation Inc.
Erika Magdalena Pineda
Erika Magdalena Pineda
Co-founder, JeepNeed
Pia Bernadette Roman-Tayag
Pia Bernadette Roman-Tayag
Head, Inclusive Finance Advocacy Staff, BSP
Mark Joaquin Ruiz
Mark Joaquin Ruiz
Co-founder and President, MicroVentures Inc.
Dr. Edsel Maurice Salvaña
Dr. Edsel Maurice Salvaña
Clinical Associate Professor, UP College of Medicine
Nassreena Sampaco-Baddiri
Nassreena Sampaco-Baddiri
Co-founder and Chair, Khadija Center for Muslim Women Studies
Dulce Marie Saret
Dulce Marie Saret
Communications Specialist, AusAID
Dr. Christopher Spohr
Dr. Christopher Spohr
Senior Education Economist, ADB
Vivien Suerte-Cortez
Vivien Suerte-Cortez
Coordinator for Country Innovations, ANSA‐EAP Foundation
Kathlyn Kissy Sumaylo
Kathlyn Kissy Sumaylo
Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Specialist; Climate Change Adaptation Project Coordinator, U.N. WFP – Philippines
Shaina Tantuico
Shaina Tantuico
Co-founder and Executive Director, JeepNeed
Jeffrey Tarayao
Jeffrey Tarayao
Chief CSR Officer, Manila Electric Co.; President, One Meralco Foundation
Earl Martin Valencia
Earl Martin Valencia
Co-founder and President, IdeaSpace Foundation
Emmanuel Joel Villanueva
Emmanuel Joel Villanueva
Director-General, TESDA