CELSO T. DIMARUCUT
President/Chief Executive Officer (PCEO)
59 years old and is a Filipino.
He was appointed as President/Chief Executive Officer (PCEO) effective December 16, 2020. He served as Officer-in-Charge of RHI and its subsidiaries from October 29, 2020 to December 15, 2020. He was Executive Vice President/Chief Finance Officer and Group Head of Finance from December 1, 2015 to December 15, 2020.
He graduated Cum Laude at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines with a degree of BS Commerce Major in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
Prior to joining the company, Mr. Dimarucut served as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Finance Officer of Landco Pacific Corporation and its subsidiaries; Senior Vice President and Group Chief Finance Officer of Mediaquest Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries; Senior Vice President and Group Chief Finance Officer of ePLDT, Inc. and Subsidiaries; First Vice President and Group Controller of PLDT; First Vice-President and Group Financial Controller for domestic subsidiaries of Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company; and Finance Head of Pilipino Telephone Corporation (Piltel), and later, as Comptroller of then Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company which was renamed PLDT, Inc. after Piltel’s integration to Smart Communications, Inc. where he managed the overall financial reporting functions of the Group. Mr Dimarucut has more than 10 years of professional audit and business advisory experience gained from SyCip, Gorres Velayo & Co. and Prasetio Utomo & Co. (Jakarta, Indonesia).