JOSE B. VILLANUEVA III
VP/Chief Manufacturing Officer
48 years old and is a Filipino.
He was appointed VP/Chief Manufacturing Officer of Alcohol SBU
on July 2, 2018.
Mr. Villanueva graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering at the De La Salle University.
Mr. Villanueva has over 23 years of work experience spanning, among others, the areas of Operations, Supply Chain, Human Resources and Project Management. He is currently an Industry Advisor to the Mechanical Engineering Department of De La Salle University in Taft, Manila. He spent eight (8) years in Mondelez International (formerly Kraft Food Phils., Inc.), where he held various roles such as Site Manager, Category Operations & Development Manager, Maintenance Manager & Manufacturing Business Development Manager.
He was a former Reliability Manager of Lafarge Cement, looking after five (5) Plants across the country. He also worked at Sanko Systems Services and as Engineering Manager at Avon Products Manufacturing, Inc. He spent 10 years with the foods group of Unilever Philippines, handling leadership roles across Operations and Human Resources. He was also part of the team that built a world-class manufacturing facility.