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CARMELITA R. ARANETA
ARANETA HERNANDEZ LAVARES CONSULTANCY, INC.
Chairman
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Education

• Certificate, Nanyang-APBC Advanced Banking and Risk Management Program, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School, Singapore, June 2000
• Certificate, Advanced Management Program for Overseas Bankers, Aresty Institute of Executive Education, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA, October 1998
• M.S. Economics (candidate), De La Salle Graduate School of Business and Economics, 1988
• MBA (candidate), Ateneo Graduate School of Business, 1978
• Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University of Santo Tomas, 1971
• Passed the Professional Eligibility Exams for Chemical Engineers, 1971
• Career Civil Service Professional and CESO eligible

Current Position
• General Manager, Philippine Payments Management, Inc,

Past Positions
• Bank of Commerce
- Consultant, Senior Executive Team (SET), 2015 to date
- Executive Vice President; Head, Operations Group, 2010 to 2015
- Executive Vice President; Head, Executive Support Group, 2009 to 2010
• Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company
- Executive Vice President; Head, International Offices and Subsidiaries Group, 2006 to 2009
- Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer / Head, Risk Management Unit, 2000 to 2006 
- First Vice President & Deputy Head, Operations Group (1996 to 2000)
- General Manager, Metrobank Tokyo Branch (1996 to 1997)
- Vice President & Deputy Head, Operations Group (1995 to 1996)
• Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
- Director, External Trade Department, 1993 to 1994 
- Officer in Charge, Export Department, 1992 to 1993
- Assistant Director, Current Imports & Commodity Classification Dept. (CICCD), 1988 to 1992
- Various staff / officer positions, 1975 to 1988

Past Directorships
• Philippine Clearing House Corporation, 2011-2015
• Bancnet, 2012-2015
• Philippine Charter Insurance Corporation (Charter Ping An Insurance) 
• First Metro Travelex
• Metrobank Remittance Centers in the USA, Europe, and Asia, 2007-2009
• Metrobank Bahamas, 2008-2009 
• President, Association of Bank Remittance Officers (ABROI), 2007-2009
• President, Bankers Institute of the Philippines (BAIPhil), 2003-2004 
• Director, BSP Officers Club, 1996-2000

Current Directorships
• Independent Director, Inter-Asia Development Bank

Contributions to a Corporate Board
• Good corporate governance advocate
 Expertise in risk management and audit
 Extensive knowledge and hands on experience/core competencies in banking operations and regulations for both domestic and overseas banking