First Chairman

National Book Development Board (NBDB)

(March 1996 –November 1998)

An agency under the Office of the President of the Philippines. This Office is in charge of the formulation of the National Book Policy and the National Book Development Plan.


Chief Delegate

International Publishers Association (IPA)

(January 1995 – present)

Geneva, Switzerland


Chief Honorary President

Asia Pacific Publishers Association (APPA)


Vice President

ASEAN Book Publishers Association (ABPA)



Pan Asian Publishers Alliance Network (PAPAN)


President Emeritus

Philippine Educational Publishers Association (PEPA)



Philippine Printing Technical Foundation (PPTF)


Chairman of the Board of Trustees

La Consolacion College (Manila and Biñan)


Chairman and President

REX Group of Companies  (REX Printing Company, Inc.; REX Book Store, Inc.; REX Crown, Inc.; REX International, Inc.; REX Digital, Inc.; J & J Properties)