Usec Jose Perpetuo “Juju” M. Lotilla was born in Sibalom, Antique. A consistent honor since his grade school. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts, Major in Economics from the Ateneo de Manila University and his Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Philippines and currently the Vice President of the Philippine Bar Association. Before joining the DOTC Undersecretary Lotilla has been a Senior Partner of Sycip Salazar Hernandez &Gatmaitan Law Offices. UsecLotilla serves as Corporate Secretary of Coastal Road Corp. He also served as President at Synergy Grid & Development Phils., Inc. (formerly, UEM Development Philippines Inc). He serves as Chairman of Janlo Corp. He has been an Independent Director of SB Capital Investment Corporation since April 30, 2004 and PNOC Petrochemical Dev. Corp. since May 1, 2001. He served as Chairman of UEM Development Philippines Inc. and has been its Director since May 2000 and SB Equities Inc. since March 10, 2004. Now he heads the DOTC Legal Service and currently in-charge of the Civil Aviation Sector of the Department. Also, he is the Alternate Chairman of the RP Air Negotiating Panel.