Mr. Francisco is President of BDO Capital & Investment Corporation, the investment banking arm of BDO Unibank, Inc. He is the Chairman/ Director/Trading Nominee of BDO Nomura Securities, Chairman of Averon Holdings Corp. and the Vice Chairman for International Association of Financial Executives Institutes (IAFEI),
He also sits on the boards of Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), UP-Development Center for Finance (UPDCF), CIBI Foundation, Shareholders Association of the Philippines (SharePhil), Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), International School of Manila (ISM), UP College of Business Alumni Association (UPCBAA), and Valle Verde Country Club, Inc. (VVCCI). He is also a member of Makati Business Club (MBC), and the POLO Triathlon Team.
He is on the Capital Markets committees of the Bankers Association of the Philippines and Philippine Stock Exchange. He is also in the Listings committee of the Philippine Dealing and Exchange Corporation.
He’s formerly the Co-Chairman of the Capital Market Development Council (CMDC) of the Philippines, Vice Chairman of the Integrity Initiative, and has been the President of the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX), Wharton-Penn Club, Federation of Valle Verde Associations, First Valle Verde Association Inc. and BDO Securities Corporation. He also previously sits on the boards of AFC Merchant Bank, Makati Sports Club, Inc. (MSCI), Foundation for Filipino Entrepreneurs (FFE), LGU Guarantee Corporation, Investment Houses Association of the Philippines (IHAP), Makati Business Development Council and BDO Strategic Corporation.
Mr. Francisco has worked with other financial institutions in New York and Hong Kong. He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of the Philippines. He is also a recipient of Distinguished Alumni award from the University of the Philippines for Financial Management Excellence and the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the U.P. College of Business Administration.