Edgar O. Chua

Edgar O. Chua, Filipino, is an Independent Director of the Energy Development Corporation since July 2010 and he is the incumbent Chairman of EDC’s Audit and Governance Committee (AGC) and a member of the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee (CSR Committee). He is also the Country Chairman of the Shell Companies in the Philippines. He has corporate responsibility for the various Shell companies in the exploration, manufacturing and marketing sector of the petroleum business. Likewise, he oversees the Chemicals businesses and Shared Services. He is currently the Chairman of the Philippine Business for Environment and President of Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc.


He has more than 30 years of experience in the business fields of chemicals, auditing, supply planning and trading, marketing and sales, lubricants, corporate affairs and general management. He held senior positions outside the Philippines as Transport analyst in Group Planning in the UK and as General Manager of the Shell Company of Cambodia. From July1999 to August 2003, he held various regional positions in Shell Oil Products East including GM for Consumer Lubricants covering all countries East of Suez Canal including Saudi Arabia, China, India, Korea, ASEAN, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.


Mr. Chua earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from De La Salle University and attended various international seminars and courses including the senior management course in INSEAD in Fountainbleau, France.