August 18, 2008

Ayala Corporation The Best Managed Company

BWorld 6/16/2008

Ayala Corporation is the Philippines’ best managed company, according to FinanceAsia, a regional magazine on Asian financial markets. In its eighth annual poll of Asia’s top companies among 167 institutional investors and equity analysts in the region, FinanceAsia also cited Ayala as best in corporate governance and third best in investor relations and strong dividend policy among blue-chip Philippine companies. Globe Chief Finance Officer Delfin Gonzalez, Jr. was once again named best CFO, followed by Ayala Treasurer Ramon G. Opulencia. Listed Ayala companies figured prominently in all categories. Ayala also ranked first in the category “Best for Responsibilities of Management and Board of Directors” among Philippine companies in AsiaMoney’s corporate governance poll.