Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Asia

Oliver C. G. Odulio

Atty. Oliver C. G. Odulio
Vice-President,
Head of Asset Protection & Risk Management; Head of Enterprise Business Continuity & Resilience
PLDT Inc.
Philippines

Atty. Oliver C. G. Odulio is a Vice President for PLDT Inc. where he heads 2 groups: Asset Protection & Risk Management, and Enterprise Business Continuity & Resilience. PLDT is the leading telecommunications and digital services provider in the Philippines which utilizes the most extensive fiber optic backbone, and fixed line and cellular networks in the country. PLDT is listed in both the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE:TEL) and its American Depositary Shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:PHI), and has one of the largest market capitalizations among Philippine¬ listed companies.

Oliver’s responsibility covers several companies which comprise the PLDT Group: namely PLDT Inc., Smart Ccommunications, Sun(DMPI)/Digitel (DTPI), and several other subsidiaries and affiliates.

As head of Asset Protection & Risk Management, he has lead responsibility for the security of all the assets and operations of the PLDT Group of companies, covering both strategic and tactical aspects of asset protection. On a concurrent but separate capacity, he is likewise the head of Enterprise Business Continuity & Resilience, which ensures that the company has the necessary processes in place to respond to, mitigate and overcome the effects of disruptive incidents that may affect the company’s business, including but not limited to incident response and disaster recovery. He is likewise the head of the Asset Protection Council, which is composed of the top security heads of various critical infrastructure companies in the Philippines, covering power, water, telecommunications, transportation, media, and others.
He was previously the head of Supply Chain and Support Services for PLDT Inc. which covered Procurement, Logistics, Fleet and Aviation. A lawyer by profession, he has experience in both litigation and corporate law.