Mr. Jaime Casto Jose P. Garchitorena serves as the President and CEO of the Credit Information Corporation (CIC), a Philippine government-owned and controlled corporation. He received his Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurship from the Asian Institute of Management in 2000 and spent five years as a small and medium scale business consultant. Prior to his appointment as President of CIC, he dedicated 10 years working on business and advocacy-related projects focused on IT Solutioning, Education, and Web Development and Communication, including a role in the Business Development of Nexus Technologies, Inc., a top 400 company and IT Solutions provider in the Philippines.
Mr. Garchitorena first became the President and CEO of the CIC in 2013. He was re-elected in 2014 and 2015. Prior to his appointment as the head of the agency, he started in CIC as the Director for Marketing and Education in 2011.
As CEO, he envisions the CIC to be the leading provider of independent, reliable, and accurate credit information in the Philippines, which will foster reliant credit data environment conducive to the success of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) as part of a national strategy to promote inclusive economic growth.