Manuel B. Zamora, Jr. is Chairman and Founder of the Company. He has been the Chairman and President of Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corporation and Chairman of Taganito Mining Corporation since these subsidiaries were incorporated in 1969 and 1987, respectively. Mr. Zamora is a Director of Hinatuan Mining Corporation and Cagdianao Mining Corporation. He is likewise Chairman of the Board or Director of a number of other companies in the Philippines, such as Kubota Agro-Industrial Machinery Phils., Inc., Informatics Holdings Phils., Inc., CLSA Exchange Capital, Inc., St. Luke’s Medical Center, and Supply Oilfields Services, Inc.
He was previously Chairman and President of the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines. Mr. Zamora is a lawyer and a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines