Lourdesian alumnus appointed as NEDA Chief

Lourdesian alumnus appointed as NEDA Chief

Following his stint as Deputy Director-General of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and head of the National Development Office (NDO) for Policy and Planning, Emmanuel Esguerra has just been appointed by the Malacañang as Acting Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and Acting Director-General of the NEDA on Monday, February 1.

A cum laude Economics graduate of UP and postgraduate degree holder from the Ohio State University, Esguerra served as an Associate Professor at the University of the Philippines (UP) School of Economics, where he was also chairperson of the economics department prior to his appointment to NEDA in July 2012.

Esguerra is an alumnus of Lourdes School Quezon City from Batch 1972.