With effect from 1st July 2016, the operations of Generali Pilipinas Life Assurance Company, Inc. (GPLAC) have been reorganized.

GPLAC has been renamed BDO Life Assurance Company, Inc. (BDO Life)1 while Generali Pilipinas Insurance Company, Inc. (GPIC) has been renamed Generali Life Assurance Philippines Inc. (Generali Philippines)2.

All existing individual life policies written by GPLAC prior to 1st July, 2016 including the BDO Mortgage Redemption Insurance (MRI) Program will continue to be serviced by BDO Life.

All existing group business including Employee Benefits coverage (Life & Health) written by GPLAC prior to 1st July will continue to be serviced by Generali Life Philippines.

There will be no impact on the terms and conditions of all existing policies.

1 BDO Life is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BDO Unibank, Inc.
2 Generali Life Philippines is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Generali Group.

Please click the link below to be redirected to the BDO Life site.

Please click the link below to be redirected to the Generali Life Philippines site.

Should you have further questions, please feel free to get in touch with us:
BDO Life
Telephone Number: 885-4110
Email: we-care@bdolife.com.ph

Generali Life
Telephone Number: (63) 2 580-6600 & (63) 2 894-1135

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Board of Directors


Mr. John Spence is Generali Regional Head, M&A and Strategy, Asia, and is responsible for formulating and executing M&A transactions; fostering distribution alliances and partnerships and crafting strategic development initiatives to achieve Generali’s ambitious growth targets in Asia. Prior to joining Generali, John provided independent strategic advisory services for Asian cross border insurance and asset management transactions at Asian Capital Advisors and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW). John has also held senior executive roles in Asia with Macquarie Funds Group and Manulife Financial and in Australia with National Australia Bank and AMP.


Mr. Reynaldo Centeno is the President and CEO of Generali Life Assurance Philippines, Inc. He occupied senior management positions and/or directorships in various companies involved in life insurance, non-life insurance, pre-need, HMO, mutual funds, credit card, savings bank and property management. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, Fellow of the Actuarial Society of the Philippines, Fellow of the Life Management Institute and Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.


Ms. Maria Sharon Maranan is the Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Life Business of Generali Life Assurance Philippines, Inc. She has over 30 years of experience in individual and corporate life insurance having occupied various management roles in sales, operations, actuarial, underwriting, finance, IT and process management. She started her career in the actuarial field and was formerly the Chief Actuary of Generali Pilipinas Life Assurance Company. She is a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of the Philippines.

ALOYSIUS B. COLAYCO (Independent Director)

Mr. Aloysius B. Colayco was appointed to the advisory board of JGSHI in August 2001 and is presently the Country Chairman for the Jardine Matheson Group in the Philippines. He is also Managing Director of Argosy Partners, a private equity firm. He is the Chairman of Republic Cement and Colliers Philippines. Previously, Mr. Colayco was President of AIG Investment Corporation in New York, the AIG subsidiary responsible for managing the Group's investment portfolios outside the US (primarily Europe, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa).

BETTY G. LUI (Independent Director)

Ms. Betty "Beth" G. Lui is one of the pioneers in the country's IT outsourcing industry. She was elected by her peers in the ICT-BPO industry to serve as Board of Trustees of the Business Process Outsourcing Association of the Philippines (BPA/P) from 2008-2010 and was the Trustee Sponsor for the industry's Talent Development agenda. From 2002 to 2010, she served as Accenture's Country Managing Director. She was also President and CEO of ePLDT Inc, the technology arm of the PLDT Group, from 2010 to 2013. More recently, was the CEO of the Affordable Private Education Inc. (APEC Schools), a joint venture between the Ayala Group and Pearson, to develop a chain of low cost, affordable private secondary schools. She is a certified public accountant, with a Bachelor's degree in Commerce, major in Accounting, from the University of Santo Tomas (UST) and a recipient of UST's The Outstanding Thomasian Alumni (TOTAL) award during its Diamond Jubilee celebration in 2008.