SGV participates in Mining Philippines 2011

The SGV mining team participated in the recent Mining Philippines 2011 conference and exhibition titled Driving Progress, Communicating Results at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza. Hosted by the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, the conference discussed the positive function of the mining industry in economic growth. Over 500 local and international delegates participated in the three-day event, which featured an exhibition from the top mining companies and suppliers in the region.

EY Asia-Pacific Mining & Minerals Transaction Leader Paul Murphy was invited to speak at the conference. Paul’s talk centered on capital raising option for mature mining projects. DENR Secretary Hon. Ramon Jesus P. Paje, Jr. was the conference guest of honor. The keynote speaker for the event, President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III, was represented by Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa, Jr.

Mining Industry Champion Jimmy del Rosario, Senior Adviser Amb. Delia Albert, partners Martin Guantes, Fame delos Santos and John Villa, and Senior director Katrina Francisco attended the conference.