Archive | February 20, 2007

IBM Philippines appoints new CFO

IBM CFOIBM Philippines has announced the recent appointment of Rommell D. Silva as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He will be responsible for the overall financial concerns of IBM in the country. In his new role, Silva will also be part of the country management committee team.

Rommell Silva joined IBM Philippines in 1993 and over the last 14 years, has assumed various roles holding both local and ASEAN positions. He then came back to the Philippines and served as Finance Controller back in 2002 up to November 2006, his last assignment prior to the promotion. He also concurrently served as acting CFO of IBM Business Services for 5 months from January – May 2004.

Silva has attended several career management programs and is a constant excellence awardee throughout his career in IBM. His educational background includes a 6th place finish overall in the CPA Licensure Board Examinations, batch 1992. He is a graduate of the De La Salle University.