Roda T. Celis
Executive Vice President
Ms. Celis has over 31 years of experience in banking, investment and finance. Prior to her appointment as Head of the Treasury and Corporate Finance Sector, Ms. Celis served as Head of the Treasury Group supervising the Asset & Liability Management, Fixed Income Trading, Foreign Exchange Trading, and Treasury Marketing Departments.
She also headed the Market Risk Management Department of the Enterprise Risk Management Sector, and served as the Bank’s Trust Officer from October 2008 to September 2012. Her 15-year stint in the Treasury Group and Investment Banking Department sharpened her skills in fund management, financial advisory, and investment evaluation.
Prior to joining DBP in 1992, Ms. Celis was connected with Philippine Pacific Capital Corporation (now RCBC Capital Corp.), Philippine Asia Equity Securities, and Asiatrust Development Bank.
Ms. Celis obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the Ateneo de Manila University and attended classes for a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business. She likewise underwent the one-year Trust Operation Course in 1989. Ms. Celis is a Certified Treasury Professional and an SEC-Certified Fixed Income Market Salesman.