Francisco J. Colayco
Francisco J. Colayco is an entrepreneur, venture developer and renowned financial adviser. He has over 45 years experience that covers service contracting in the Middle East, manufacturing, trading, construction, ship building, management consulting, banking and financial services.
He holds degrees in AB Economics and Masters in Business Management from the Ateneo de Manila University.
He was conferred a Doctorate in Humanities (Honoris Causa) by the National University. Mr. Colayco is the Chairman of the COLAYCO FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION (CFE) (www.colaycofoundation.com), a non-profit organization that he founded in 2001 that pioneered that promotion of financial literacy in the country.
Today, CFE is the prime mover of the financial literacy movement as it continues to open the minds of millions of Filipinos on the need to obtain secure financial futures for themselves and their families. CFE teaches Filipinos how to manage their hard-earned income through wise spending, proper planning, saving and investing.