Francis Giles B. Puno

Mr. Puno, Filipino, has been a Director of EDC since November 2007. He is the President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of First Gen Corp., First Gen Renewables Inc, FG Bukidnon Power Corp., First Gen Energy Solutions, Inc., Red Vulcan Holdings Corp., First Gen Luzon Power Corp., First Gen Geothermal Power Corp., First Gen Northern Energy Corp., First Gen Visayas Hydro Power Corp and First Gen Mindanao Hydro Power Corp. He is also the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of First Philippine Holdings Corp., First Gas Holdings Corp., First Gas Power Corp., FGP Corp., Unified Holdings Corp., First Gas Pipeline Corp., First NatGas Power Corp., and FGLand Corp. He sits in the boards of First Gen Hydro Power Corporation, and Bauang Private Power Corp.


He worked previously with the Global Power and Environmental Group of The Chase Manhattan Bank in Singapore and Hong Kong where he originated and executed financial advisory and debt arrangement mandates for power and water projects in Asia.


Mr. Puno has a master of management degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University (1990) and a bachelor of science degree in business management from the Ateneo de Manila University (1985).