September 16, 2022

James Grandolfo Speaks at Management Association of the Philippines’ CEO Conference


Milbank LLP partner James Grandolfo spoke at the Management Association of the Philippines’ CEO conference held on September 13th, which brought out approximately 1,500 attendees from the Philippines business community with an additional 2,500 participating online.

In a module designed to raise awareness among participating executives about global trends and reforms in the capital markets space impacting the Philippines and global economy, Mr. Grandolfo broke down complexities and discussed ways in which capital markets reforms can deliver a balance of equity, growth and sustainability, how management executives can address any challenges, as well as the ways in which new capital market structures may impact Philippines businesses.

With over two decades of experience in advising across a variety of capital markets, M&A, private equity and leveraged finance matters in the Philippines, he is widely considered one of the most experienced international lawyers practicing in this jurisdiction. He is regularly called upon to advise on a variety of highly complex, first-in-country or first-of-its-kind debt and equity capital markets issuances for leading issuers out of the Philippines.

The Management Association of the Philippines is an organization committed to promoting management excellence and skills necessary for nation-building through providing educational activities, training and development programs to enhance the knowledge, skills and values of management practitioners across the Philippines, and sharing management best practices and networking opportunities.