Mr. Augusto Gonzalez is the Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Director of Sun Savings Bank. He is also concurrently the Vice President of PNI and has managed several significant advisory transactions, including the sale of Prudential Bank and Citytrust Banking Corporation. He is also currently a Director of Project Quest Corp., Pointwest Technologies and Phoenix One Knowledge Solutions. Prior to joining PNI, Mr. Gonzalez was a Senior Manager at AB Capital and Investment Corporation where he managed various debt and equity underwriting transactions. Previous to that, Mr. Gonzalez was a Corporate Finance Analyst with SGV & Company. Mr. Gonzalez holds an MBA from Northwestern University and obtained his Bachelor’s degree from the Ateneo de Manila University.
The Santos family, to which Mr. Gonzalez belongs to, formerly owned the Prudential Bank that was bought by the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) in 2005. The Santos Family also co-owned the former Pilipinas Bank building in 111 Paseo de Roxas together with BPI, but the family bought out BPI in 2012.