David assumed the position of Country Head of Jones Lang LaSalle in March 2008 with a commitment to steer the overall direction, strategy and growth of the company.

In his present capacity, David oversees a team of over 350 staff across the Philippines. His extensive relationships with key management of multinational firms and local companies are key factors to expand business opportunities for the company in the Philippine market.

Previous Experience

President and General Manager
Leechiu and Associates, a Member of Savills International

Makati City, Philippines, July 2003 – March 2008

General Manager – Agency Operations
FPDSavills Consultancy Philippines, Inc. (First Pacific Davis Philippines, Inc.)

Makati City, Philippines, January 2001 – June 2003

Assistant Vice President – Commercial
FPDSavills Consultancy Philippines, Inc. (First Pacific Davis Philippines, Inc.)

Makati City, Philippines, January 1999 – January 2001

Senior Manager – Commercial
FPDSavills Consultancy Philippines, Inc. (First Pacific Davis Philippines, Inc.)

Makati City, Philippines, May 1998 – December 1998

Coordinator / Negotiator
Cuervo Far East, Inc., in Association with CB Richard Ellis

Manila and Cebu, Philippines, June 1995 – May 1998

Management Trainee
Fuller O’Brien Paints, Inc.

Manila, Philippines, May 1994 – June 1995

Education and Affiliations

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities, Major in Entrepreneurial Management
University of Asia and the Pacific, Pearl Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Philippines

June 1989 – March 1993

Real Estate Broker’s Licensure Examinations
REB License No. 17628 (N) HLURB Control No. 2003-232

Bureau of Trade Regulations and Consumer Protection – Department of Trade and Industry, August 2003

The Wallace Business Forum
Member
American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines
Member
European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines
Member
Makati Business Club
Member
Management Association of the Philippines