Who We Are
FIRST PHILEC is the pioneer and leader in transformer solutions in the Philippines, with over 250,000 installations nationwide. It has been the preferred brand to the country’s power utilities, commercial and industrial businesses for over five decades.
A member of the Lopez Group, First Philec is the intermediate holding company of First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH) primarily for its manufacturing and technology-related investments. Through First Philec, FPH intends to grow its investments in manufacturing to provide a more robust backbone to the country’s economy—one that is founded on technological competitiveness and increased ability to add value products and services for the global market.
First Philec’s plant is located in First Philippine Industrial Park, Batangas. Its design and manufacturing capability holds up to 667 kVA Distribution Transformers (DTs) and up to 4 MVA for Pad-mounted Transformers (PDTs). Our facility can produce up to 2,000 units of DTs and 50 units of PDTs per month, and has strong testing capabilities. With this, First Philec reinforces its position as lead transformer manufacturer in the country.
Awards and Certifications
Accorded the Philippine Distribution Transformer Leadership Award by Frost & Sullivan
2016 - 2017
Awarded the Southeast Asia Power Grid Services Company of the Year by Frost & Sullivan
In our service to the Filipino people, we will be guided by the following distinct Lopez values:
A pioneering entrepreneurial spirit
Employee welfare and wellness
The Lopez Credo
We, as employees of the Lopez group of companies, believe that our primary reason for being is to serve God and the Filipino people.
Thus, we shall always conduct ourselves in a manner that is mindful of the long-term mutual benefit of the Lopez Group, and the various publics we serve. We will be responsible stewards of all our resources, and conscious of our obligation to present and future generations.
Since 1928, and in the years and generations to follow, our commitment to the distinctive Lopez values will not change as we remain committed to serve our stakeholders.
Ariel C. Ong
Emelita D. Sabella
Finance and Accounting Head
Derrick Roy B. Degay
Corporate Planning and Development Head
Luis Antonio D. Trinidad
Customer Development Head
Alicia M. Firmeza
Enterprise Services Head
Leandro D. Tonato
Product Development Head
Odilio Seth M. Maddatu
Annabelle T. Leaño
Talent and Culture Head
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