President & CEO, the Philippine Star
JAIME MIGUEL G. BELMONTE 51 years old, Filipino, was elected as Independent Director of GT Capital on 11 July 2012. He is also the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Philippine Star (since 1998); President and Publisher of Pilipino Star Ngayon (since 1994) and PM-Pang Masa (since 2003); and President of Pilipino Star Printing Company (since 1994). Mr. Belmonte is also the President of Cebu-based The Freeman and Banat News (since 2004), Vice Chairman of Stargate Media Corporation (Director since 2000), Publisher of People Asia Magazine, and member of the Board of Advisers of Manila Tytana College (since 2008). He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of the Philippines-Diliman.