The Philippine Airlines (PAL) Board of Directors on Thursday elected Jaime J. Bautista as president and chief operating officer, replacing Ramon Ang.
Lucio Tan remains PAL chairman and chief executive officer.
Other new officers of the PAL Board are Joseph T. Chua, vice chairman of the Board, Florentino M. Herrera 3rd, corporate secretary and board member, and Marianne Raymundo, chief financial officer.
Also appointed as members of the Board are Carmen K. Tan, Heinrich T. Khoo, Manuel M. Lazaro and Johnip G. Cua (independent director).
Completing the PAL Board are Lucio K. Tan, Jr., Michael G. Tan, Washington SyCip, Alberto D. Lina, Estelito Mendoza, Antonino Alindogan Jr. and Gregorio T. Yu.
The 10 new officers and directors replaced the representatives of San Miguel Corp. led by Ang whose resignations were accepted effective October 23.
The composition of six various committees under the PAL Board were also reconstituted.