About Us

Board of Directors

About Us

Board of Directors

The Medical City (TMC) has distilled 50 years of experience in hospital operation and administration in the establishment of its world-class healthcare organization that serves some 50,000 inpatients and 500,000 outpatients a year.

Regular Directors

Augusto P. Sarmiento

Chairman Emeritus
Dr. Augusto P. Sarmiento is Chairman Emeritus of The Medical City’s Board of Directors; Proser Health Services Inc.; Medical Arts Tower, Inc.; PSI Healthcare Development Services Corp.; Guam Healthcare Development, Inc.; The Medical City Clark, Inc.; and Philippine Foundation for Health & Development Inc. Aside from being a Consultant-in-Surgery for The Medical City, Dr. Sarmiento is one of the top surgical oncologists in the Philippines, specializing in head and neck surgery.

Jose Xavier B. Gonzales

Chairman of the Board
Jose Xavier B. Gonzales serves as Chairman of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. He is the CEO of The Medical City for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He also serves as Director of PSI Healthcare Development Services Corp.; The Medical City Clark, Inc.; Guam Healthcare Development, Inc.; The Medical City South Luzon; and Creative Hotel Concepts Inc. He is also Chairman and President of Felicitas Antoinette, Inc.; Chairman of The Nutriganics Farm, Incorporated; Chairman and controlling shareholder of Universal Storefront Services Corporation, President and Director of Fountel Corporation; and Director of Proser Health Services, Inc. Mr. Gonzales holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Economics from the University of the Philippines where he graduated magna cum laude.

Ramos F. Eugenio Jose

President and CEO
Dr. Eugenio Jose F. Ramos is the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Medical City. Previously, he served as the CEO of The Medical City Iloilo; Director and Chief Operating Officer of Medical Arts Tower, Inc., Director of Proser Health Services Inc., PSI Healthcare Development Services Corp., The Medical City Clark Inc., Guam Healthcare Development, Inc., and The Medical City South Luzon. Dr. Ramos earned his medicine degree from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in 1980. He took up his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at The Medical City (1980-1984), and his fellowship training in adult cardiology at the UP-PGH (1985-1986). He is a diplomate and fellow of the Philippine College of Physicians (PCP) and of the Philippine College of Cardiology. He was awarded Distinguished Fellow of the PCP in 1999. Dr. Ramos obtained his MBA in Health at the Ateneo Graduate School of Business (AGSB) in 2008 (gold medalist). Dr. Ramos became PCP’s 45th president in 2009.

Maria Rosalia A. Nacionales, RVM

Director
Sister Maria Rosalia A. Nacionales, RVM is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. She is also Econome General of Religious of the Virgin Mary; and Treasurer of Mother Ignacia Development Foundation.

Mr. Thomas J. Smith Jr.

Director
Thomas J. Smith Jr. is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. He is also President and Managing Director of Lombard, an investment management firm based in San Francisco and Bangkok. He led the formation of the Thailand Equity Fund and serves on Lombard portfolio company boards in Vietnam, Hong Kong and China.

Mr. Russell Low . Tzeh Shyian

Director
Russel Low Tzeh Shyian is a member of the Board of Directors of The Medical City, the Clermont Group, and the Cassia Foundation. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Freedom to Create, and was the former Chief Financial Officer of The Titus Group. He also served as a State Counsel Attorney of the General's Chambers Civil Division.

Mr. Wai . Keong Soh

Director

Dr. Beatrice J. Tiangco

Director

Dr. Rafael S. Claudio

Director
Dr. Rafael S. Claudio is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors and Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics. He is also the Chairman of the Operating Room Management Committee and a member of the Medical Tower, Inc. Board of Trustees. He is the Head of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Unit of the Philippine Orthopedic Center, member of the POC Medical Staff Organization Board of Trustees. He served as Chief of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery Section of the Institute of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in St. Luke’s Medical City, and Head of the Orthopedic Oncology Section of St. Luke’s Medical Center Cancer Institute.

Mr. Jonathan Richard . Lewis

Director

Dr. Ruben G. Kasala

Treasurer
Dr. Ruben Kasala is the Chairman of the Department of Medicine of The Medical City and Head of the Section of Endocrinology. He was the Training Officer of the Quirino Memorial Medical Center, and assistant Professor in the UERMMMC College of Medicine Department of Medicine.

Mr. Gregory L. Domingo

Independent Director

Dr. Michael L. Tan

Independent Director
Dr. Michael L. Tan is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors and Chancellor of University of the Philippines (UP), Diliman (appointed 2014). He is also Professor XII of the College of Social Sciences and Medicine, and Clinical Professor of UP College of Medicine. Dr. Tan is a medical anthropologist.

Mr. Salvador G. Tirona

Independent Director
Salvador G. Tirona is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. He is also the President, CEO, and CFO of Lopez Holdings Corporation and Member of the Executive Committee of the Lopez Group of Companies. He also serves as Board Director of the ABS-CBN Corporation, and Comptroller of ABS-CBN Holdings Corporation and Lopez Group Foundation, Inc. He is a Trustee and Treasurer of the Eugenio Lopez Foundation, Inc., Board Director of Bayan Telecommunications Holdings Corporation, and Director and President of FWV Biolfields Corporation. He is a Board Director of Sky Vision Corporation, Sky Internet, Inc., Genata Holdings Corporation, Concordia Holdings Corporation, San Lorenzo Holdings Corporation, San Roque Holdings Corporation, Guimaras Airport Development Corporation, Guimaras Resort Development Corporation, Evanston Holdings Corporation, Luzon Communities Holdings, Inc., and Adtel, Inc. He was previously a Board Director of Philippine Commercial Capital, Inc., Bayan Telecommunications, Inc., Board Director and Treasurer of Radio Communications of the Philippines, Inc., Managing Director of Webcast Technologies, Inc., CFO of Benpres Holdings Corporation, Treasurer of Rockwell Land Corporation, Board Director and Treasurer of Bayantrade, Inc., Board Director and CFO of First Philippine Infrastructure, Inc., Board Director and Treasurer of the First Philippine Infrastructure Development Corporation, and Board Director of Manila North Tollways Corporation.

President and CEO Juan P. Dela Cruz

President and CEO
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Board Of Advisers

Dr. Herminio J. Germar

Adviser
Dr. Herminio J. Germar is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. He is also President of G&G Realty Corporation. Dr. Germar is an active consultant of The Medical City’s Section of Endocrinology.

Dr. Venancio I. Gloria

Adviser
Dr. Venancio I. Glora is a member of The Medical City’s Board of Directors. He is also a Professor at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. Dr. Gloria is an active consultant of The Medical City, specializing in Gastroenterology.

Corporate Secretary

Atty. Joel . Bodegon

Corporate Secretary

Atty. Linus . Madamba

Assistant Corporate Secretary