GE Philippines, Inc.
Jocot De Dios, CEORead More Close
Jose Victor Emmanuel “Jocot” De Dios
Chief Executive Officer
As Chief Executive Officer of GE Philippines, Jocot is responsible for driving and expanding GE’s footprint in the country. He leads and works closely with local business leaders in identifying market opportunities and provides support to ensure winning deals, thereby growing GE’s diverse businesses in the Philippines.
Prior to joining GE in January 2012, Jocot was CEO and Managing Director of Nido Petroleum Ltd., an ASX-listed oil and gas exploration and production company based in Australia and the Philippines. He also served as Undersecretary of the Philippine Department of Energy and Chairman of the Philippine National Oil Company Exploration Corp. He is currently Chairman of GE Lighting Philippines, Inc. as well as a member of the boards of petroleum and mining companies.
Jocot graduated from the University of the Philippines (UP) in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree Business Administration and was named one of the UP Virata School of Business’ Most Distinguished Alumni in 2014. He earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the Ateneo de Manila School of Law in 1990, and additionally obtained a Master of Laws degree from Harvard Law School in 1994.
Jocot enjoys running, cooking and fishing at leisure. He and his wife, together with their four amazing children, reside in Manila.