In 2015, a new organizational structure was established to support the company’s diversification and growth objectives.
To decentralize locus of operating control, a Senior Leadership Team or SLT was formed composed of the President and CEO, the Chief Operating Officer for Manila Water Operations, the Chief Operating Officer for New Business Operations, and the Chief Finance Officer and Group Director for Corporate Finance and Governance.
The President and Chief Executive Officer of Manila Water is primarily tasked to administer and direct the day-to-day business affairs of the Company in accordance with the authorities granted to him under the By Laws, the Manual of Corporate Governance and by the Board of Directors. He is ultimately accountable for the Company’s organizational and procedural controls.
The East Zone Business Operations and central corporate functions are housed under Manila Water Operations headed by the Chief Operating Officer for Manila Water Operations. The Corporate Support Functions under Manila Water Operations, including Corporate Operations, Corporate Human Resources, Corporate Information Technology, Corporate Project Management, Strategic Asset Management, Corporate Regulatory Affairs, and Corporate Strategic Affairs, are responsible for providing support to the East Zone Business, New Business Operations and New Business Development. They lead the development of enterprise-wide policies, plans, and programs. Each Corporate Support Function is headed by a Group Director.
New Business Operations and New Business Development which focus on existing products and services leveraging on expanding the core business to new geographies in the country are housed under the Manila Water Philippine Ventures (MWPV). It is headed by its President and CEO.
New Business Operations and New Business Development which focus on expanding the core business in the Vietnam, Indonesia and Myanmar markets are housed under the Manila Water Asia Pacific (MWAP). It is headed by its President and CEO.
Expansion of core business through non-regulated, diversified products and services within and beyond the East Zone remains to be housed under the Manila Water Total Solutions (MWTS), headed by its President and CEO.
The Corporate Finance and Governance Group, headed by the Chief Finance Officer and Group Director, provides financial and legal servicesto the enterprise.
The SLT and the Group Directors make up the Management Committee of Manila Water.