UnionBank marks transfer to Ortigas Center head office


UnionBank recently hosted a cocktail reception to celebrate its transfer to the new head office at the UnionBank Plaza Building in Ortigas Center; and to thank its valued clients and partners for their continued patronage. Guests of honor included The Hon. Vice President Noli de Castro, Secretary Margarito Teves of the Department of Finance and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Amando Tetangco, Jr. Bank executives headed by Chairman & CEO Justo A. Ortiz, President & COO Victor B. ValdepeƱas, Executive Vice Presidents Guia Lim, Edwin Bautista, Teodoro Panganiban and Herminio Pugeda, the sales directors and relationship managers were in full force to entertain guests at the UnionBank Plaza Lobby. Directors Erramon Aboitiz, Juan Antonio Bernad, Antonio Moraza, Thelmo Cunanan and former directors Rafael Estrada and Johnny Araneta were also present.

Mr. Ortiz, VP Noli de Castro and Secretary Teves led guests in marking the official transfer of the Bank to the UnionBank Plaza Building. The three gentlemen were assisted by Pag-IBIG Fund President & CEO Atty. Romero Federico Quimbo during the simple rites. The programme continued with an invocation by EVP Guia Lim, welcome remarks by Mr. Ortiz, ceremonial coin tossing and lastly a brief message by Mr. ValdepeƱas. The guests enjoyed the rest of the evening with good wine and food by the Makati Shangri-La Hotel, soothing music by the San Agustin Music Ensemble and for some, a night of re-bonding with old friends.