UP Visayas alumnus is PRA Gen Manager and CEO
General Manager and CEO Janilo E. Rubiato (L) is welcomed by outgoing General Manager and CEO Virgilio T. Ambion (R).
Atty. Janilo Rubiato, a UP Visayas alumnus, was recently appointed by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte as General Manager and Chief Executive Office (GM/CEO) and Member of the Governing Board of the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA), formerly Public Estates Authority. PRA is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation.
The Philippine Reclamation Authority administers and implements government land development projects as there is an increasing demand for land and growing interest for investment locations in the country.
Rubiato finished his Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Communication / Political Science at UPV in 1992 before taking his law degree from the Ateneo de Davao University and passed the bar examinations in 2006.
Prior to his appointment to PRA, he was a partner at Angeles & Rubiato Law Firm in Davao City. He also rose from the ranks at Bombo Radio as newscaster, news writer and sports editor until becoming Area Manager for Mindanao for the AM Division of Bombo Radyo Philippines from January 01, 2005 to December 31, 2008.
He was also a long time technical adviser and consultant to former Davao City Mayor and now President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. (IPO)