Vivencio B. Dizon
President & CEO of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BDCA)
Vince Dizon is the President and CEO of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority. He was previously a Consultant to Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano (now the Foreign Affairs Secretary). In 2011, he was appointed as Undersecretary for Political Affairs under the Office of the President. He holds a Master of Science degree in Development Economics at the University of Reading in the United Kingdom. Finishing his degree with distinction, he was a recipient of the British CHEVENING Scholarship Awards, which is granted to outstanding emerging leaders and enabling them to pursue master’s at any UK university. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Bachelor of Science in Commerce degree in Management of Financial Institutions from the De La Salle University (DLSU) in Manila, Philippines. Subsequently, he joined the DLSU faculty as Assistant Professor in Economics. He joined the team of Senator Edgardo J. Angara as his Chief of Staff in 2002. In 2005, he was a Senior Lecturer in Economics, Finance and Statistics for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program of the University of Northern Virginia, Prague Campus. He was also formerly the Vice President for Corporate Communications of the Strategic Alliance Holdings, Inc. – Techologies (SAHI-TECH), a post he held for four years.