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Henry Joseph Herrera

Mr. Herrera's experience in the insurance industry spans over 30 years. He was President and CEO of Sun Life of Canada (Philippines), Inc. from January 2007 to July 2009. Mr. Herrera's first CEO position was with Philippine Asia Life Assurance Corporation, where he was appointed in May 1994. Among his many achievements are multiple appointments as President and CEO, and various stints as Chief Actuary, Head of Investments, and Head of Operations. He is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of the Philippines, a member of the International Actuarial Association and the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines.

Henry, as he is fondly called, is a Statistics cum laude graduate of the University of the Philippines, and has also accomplished courses at the AIM, the Wharton Graduate School of Business and the Harvard School of Business. He is the first recipient of the ASEAN Young Insurance Manager Award in 1995, Outstanding Alumni Awardee, UP College of Business Administration in 2007, and The Outstanding Thomasian Alumni (TOTAL) Award also in the same year. He is married to Maria Elena B. Herrera, FASP, PhD.

Antonio 'Jumbing' de Rosas

Antonio "Jumbing" G. De Rosas
President and CEO

Antonio “Jumbing” G. De Rosas graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of San Francisco (USA) with a degree in Business Administration, major in Accounting. He also holds a Master’s degree in Business Economics from the University of Asia and the Pacific.

Mr. De Rosas’ extensive experience in business and finance began in the banking sector abroad, in his early years, and later, for some of the country’s top insurance companies where his previous roles includes being Senior Vice President and Chief Finance Officer and Head of Information Technology for the Philippine and Hong Kong operations. He is a member of both the American and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a Certified Information Systems Auditor.

Mr. De Rosas is a martial arts expert, with the rank of karate black-belt, 4th dan. He is a skilled athlete who continues to be involved in long distance swimming and running.


Stephen Paul Bickell

Stephen Bickell is the Chief Risk Officer of Prudential Corporation Asia, regional headquarters of Pru Life UK. He has worked in Prudential since 1979 in various capacities, holding positions as Director of Tax & Compliance and Corporate Affairs Director, among others.

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Teoh Kwui Ying

Teoh Kwui Ying is the Chief Performance Officer - Insurance of Prudential Corporation Asia, regional headquarters of Pru Life UK. She has worked in Prudential since 2013 and is a member of the Board of Prudential’s various subsidiaries and joint ventures in Cambodia, China and Vietnam besides Pru Life UK.

Ying is a qualified actuary by training with over 20 years’ insurance experience spanning actuarial, investments, products and enterprise risk management, across six markets in Asia Pacific. Her previous role prior to joining Prudential was as Chief Risk Officer of ING Life Korea.

Ying graduated with a degree in Economics from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia and holds a Master of Economics degree from the same institution. She is also a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

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Jose A. Feria

Jose Feria, Jr. is the Senior Partner of the law firm Feria Tantoco Daos. His practice revolves primarily around Commercial and Banking Transactions, as well as Special Projects involving Corporation Law, Land Rights, Property Law and Mining Laws.

He obtained double major bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and Economics in 1971 at the De La Salle University. He earned his Bachelor of Laws degree at the University of Santo Tomas and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1977. He is a past president of the Philippine Bar Association, the oldest voluntary national organization of lawyers in the Philippines.

Atty. Feria is also the corporate chairman of the following companies: Assessment Analytics, Inc., Cyan Management Corporation, Premiere Travel and Tours, Inc., Spencer Foods Corporation, and Vinnell-Belvoir Corporation. In addition, he holds board membership and/or acts as Corporate Secretary in various companies such as Philippine Air Asia, Inc., All Asian Countertrade, Inc., Directories Philippines Corporation, Liberty Flour Mills, Inc., Montecito Properties, Inc., Teleperfomance (Telephilippines, Inc.), to name a few.

In addition to his practice of law, he is Chairman of Maryville Urban Development Foundation and is a member of the Board of Trustees and Corporate Secretary of PinoyMe Foundation, Gawad Kalinga Community Foundation, Inc., and Operation Big Brother Foundation, Inc.

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Cesar P. Manalaysay
Independent Director

Cesar Manalaysay is the Managing Partner of Siguion Reyna, Montecillo and Ongsiako Law Offices. Acting as Independent Director of Pru Life UK and holding positions in the Board of Directors of various companies, he received both his Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws degrees from the Ateneo de Manila University, and received his Master of Laws degree from the Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Romerico S. Serrano
Independent Director

Romerico Serrano held top positions in various companies, as President of Fuji Xerox Philippines, Inc. and Country Manager of Motorola Inc.,- South Asia, among others. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Management from San Beda College and completed the Management Development Program at the Asian Institute of Management and the Advance Management Program/International Senior Managers Program at the Harvard Business School in Boston.

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Suzanne Patricia S. Villar-Arellano
Corporate Secretary

Patricia Arellano joined Pru Life UK as AVP & Deputy Head of Legal in March 2015 and was later appointed as Corporate Secretary in June 2015. Prior to joining Pru Life UK, Atty. Arellano worked with Picazo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos, one of the country’s leading firms in Capital Market practice, and De Borja Medialdea Bello & Guevarra, where she gained legal experience in project finance, acquisitions, and corporate restructuring and handled various insurance, banking, real estate, energy, infrastructure, and telecommunications related projects. In the past 16 years, Atty. Arellano has served as Corporate Secretary of various companies and worked as Vice President of Legal of a broadcasting network and Executive Director of a non-profit organization for the protection of children’s rights. As part of her advocacy, she has been a guest speaker for seminars on child protection and best practices in family business governance and was also a writer-contributor for a publication on estate, family and property legal matters. Atty. Arellano obtained her Juris Doctor and BS Legal Management degrees from the Ateneo De Manila University.

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Hope Jan D. Castillo-Candido
Assistant Corporate Secretary

Hope Candido concurrently serves as the Assistant Corporate Secretary and Senior Legal Manager of Pru Life UK. Receiving her Juris Doctor (JD) degree from the Ateneo de Manila University where she graduated with Silver Medal Second Honors, she was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2010. As a Gerry Roxas Foundation scholar at the University of Santo Tomas, she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree major in Philosophy. Atty. Candido joined Pru Life UK in December 2012 as Legal Manager and moved on to become Senior Legal Manager in April 2016. She was the recipient of Pru Life UK’s 2014 PruExcellence Award for managerial category. Prior to joining Pru Life UK, Atty. Candido worked in Puyat Jacinto & Santos (PJS) Law Office, a top law firm where she practiced corporate and commercial law and acted as corporate secretary and assistant corporate secretary to various companies.

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