Erwin O. Avante

Mr. Avante, Filipino, is the Corporate Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Energy Development Corporation effective January 1, 2019. He is also the Vice-President of Corporate Finance and the Compliance Officer of the Corporation.

He is also a Vice-President in First Gen Corporation and has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the CFA Society of the Philippines since 2010. Prior to joining the Lopez Group in 1998, Mr. Avante worked as Senior Audit In-charge at SyCip, Gorres, Velayo &. Co.

Mr. Avante has Masters in Business Administration (2000) and Masters of Science in Computational Finance (2003), both obtained from the Graduate School of Business – De La Salle University, and a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from De La Salle University (1994). Mr. Avante placed 1st in the May 1995 Certified Public Accountants board examination. He is also a CFA charterholder since 2005.