Meet Our Officers
The New Zealand Philippines Business Council comprises a diverse and influential group of members who are actively engaged in promoting and advancing the economic ties between New Zealand and the Philippines. Our esteemed members include industry leaders, business professionals, entrepreneurs, government representatives, and academics from various sectors.
With their wealth of experience, expertise, and passion, our members contribute to the growth and success of both nations by fostering trade, investment, and collaboration opportunities.
Together, we form a dynamic community dedicated to strengthening the bilateral relationship and creating a prosperous future for New Zealand and the Philippines.
Nick is an esteemed leader with a strong entrepreneurial background and deep industry knowledge. He is dedicated to fostering collaboration and creating opportunities for mutual growth. Nick's inclusive leadership style, coupled with his passion for strengthening the relationship between the two nations, has positioned him as a trusted advocate and influencer in the business community.
Through his strategic vision and unwavering commitment, Nick Salas continues to drive the council towards a prosperous future for both New Zealand and the Philippines.
Chairman- South Island
Ivan is the Chairman of the South Island Chapter of NZPBC, a position he holds with great dedication and passion. With his strong business acumen and proper connections in the building industry in Christchurch, he actively fosters relationships between Kiwi and Filipino businesses in this part of the country.
As an influential figure in the business community, Ivan plays a crucial role in growing new opportunities for businesses expanding the NZPBC network.
Elegant Kiwi Homes
Jai serves as the Secretary of the New Zealand Philippines Business Council (NZPBC) with utmost dedication and efficiency.
With exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail, Jai plays a pivotal role in managing the council's administrative tasks, maintaining records, and facilitating smooth communication among members. Her invaluable support ensures that the NZPBC functions seamlessly, enabling members to maximize their engagement and collaboration opportunities.
Conrad, the Treasurer of the New Zealand Philippines Business Council (NZPBC), is a highly competent and detail-oriented professional responsible for overseeing the council's financial matters.
With a strong background in finance and a keen eye for numbers, Conrad diligently manages the council's funds, ensures accurate financial records, and provides strategic guidance for financial decision-making.
His commitment to transparency and financial stewardship enables the NZPBC to operate effectively and responsibly. Conrad Galang's expertise and dedication contribute significantly to the council's financial stability and long-term success.
CMR Accounting & Taxation Services
FunTo Ltd - Gladys & Brian Sarmiento
Kiwi Group - Lito Banal
Phil-NZ Global Cargo - Ariel Abrogena
Planet Earth Travel - Edith Carpenter
Innovate Marketing NZ - Paul Familara
CMR Accounting - Conrad Galang
Restaurand Brand -Eduardo Viterbo
Security & Gates Ltd - Molino Garcia
Sensient Technologies - Lorna Abott
Royal Oak Medical - Oliver Samin
Tres Marias - Joy Catoto
Garcia Law - Paulo Garcia
Migrant News - Sheila Mariano & Mel Fernandez
RGB Draughting - Ryan Bautista
Leanovation Ltd - Justinn Valerio
MDG Properties - Mark Dizon & Leilani Guillen
Quick Web - Roel Gerona
Right Education - Jay Aranas
My Emroidery - George Bautista
Pathfindr - Wennie Fernandez
Elegant Kiwi Homes - Ivan Presquito
Lawspace - Maricel Weischede
Gene Bagsic - Bagsic Law
Michael & Blossoms Cruz
Russell & Maria Siayngco
Percival la Madrid
Hoover Uy De Baron