With the Board’s support, the Company invested in its sustainability initiatives by, among others: (1) appointing its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Chaye A. Cabal-Revilla, as its Chief Sustainability Officer, who directly supervised and managed the preparation of this Report, (2) assembling an experienced and capable internal team to monitor and ensure compliance with sustainability targets, and (3) establishing an MPIC Group Sustainability Council to ensure that the sustainability efforts across the whole group are harmonized and coordinated to maximize impact to the communities where we operate.
MPIC engaged the services of DNV as an independent external party to review and validate the disclosures contained in this Report and enhance its reliability.
MANUEL V. PANGILINAN
Chairman, President and CEO
CHAYE A. CABAL-REVILLA
Executive Director Chief Finance, Risk and Sustainability Officer