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Incoming Cabinet and other incoming senior government officials


PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has appointed 23 cabinet secretariess and 18 other officials to key government bureaus and agencies.

Composed of former government officials, retired police and military officers and his friends and schoolmates, Duterte describes his Cabinet as people he trusts who have “integrity and honesty.”

Here are some of the members of the next Cabinet and other incoming senior government officials.

Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr.
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea
Presidential Communications

Operations Office Secretary

Martin Andanar
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella
National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon
Secretary of Agrarian Reform Rafael Mariano
Secretary of Agriculture Manny Pinol
Secretary of Budget and Management Benjamin Diokno
Secretary of Education Leonor Briones
Secretary of Energy Alfonso Cusi
Secretary of Environment

and Natural Resources

Gina Lopez
Secretary of Finance Carlos Dominguez III
Secretary of Foreign Affairs Perfecto Yasay Jr.
Secretary of Health Paulyn Ubial
Secretary of Information

and Communications Technology

Rodolfo Salalima
Secretary of Interior and Local


Ismael Sueno
Secretary of Justice Vitaliano Aguirre II
Secretary of Labor and Employment Silvestre Bello III
Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana
Secretary of Public Works

and Highways

Mark Villar
Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana
Secretary of Public Works and Highways Mark Villar
Secretary of Science and Technology Fortunato de la Pena
Secretary of Social Welfare and Development Judy Taguiwalo
Secretary of Tourism Wanda Corazon Teo
Secretary of Trade and Industry Ramon Lopez
Secretary of Transportation

and Communications

Arthur Tugade
Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino
Special Assistant to the President/

Presidential Management Staff chief

Christopher Go


Undersecretary of Agriculture Evelyn Lavina
Undersecretary of the Interior and Local Government Catalino Cuy
Undersecretary of Labor and Employment Joel Maglungsod
Undersecretary of National Defense (Civil Veterans and Retirees Affairs Eduardo del Rosario

Other officials

AFP Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Ricardo


Bureau of Customs Chief Nicanor Faeldon
Bureau of Immigration Chief Jaime Morente
BIR Commissioner Cesar Dulay
Director General of the National Economic and Development Authority Ernesto Pernia
LTFRB Chief Martin Delgra
LTO Chief Edgar Galvante
National Intelligence Coordinating Agency Chief Alex Monteagudo
NBI Chief Dante Gierran
NDRRMC Chief Ricardo Jalad
Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza
PAGCOR Chairman Andrea Domingo
PDEA Chief Isidro Lapena
PNP Chief Chief Supt. Ronald de la Rosa
Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo
Presidential Security Group Chief Col. Rolando Bautista
Philippine Sports Commision Chairman Butch Ramirez
Solicitor General Jose Calida



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