Federico Lopez is MAP Management Man 2020
FEDERICO R. LOPEZ, the chairman and chief executive officer of publicly listed First Philippine Holdings Corp., has been named “Management Man of the Year” for his advocacies, including his drive for the country’s transition to a low-carbon economy.
The award is given by the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), the decades-old organization with more than a thousand members composed of top company chiefs.
In a statement on Tuesday, the association said the “MAP Management Man of the Year 2020” award is bestowed “on individuals in the business community or government for attaining unquestioned distinction in the practice of management and for contributing to the country’s progress.”
it said the conferment of the award follows a thorough, stringent selection process. The award has only been conferred 44 times in the five-decade history of the award.