Dr. George S.K. Ty had been the Chairman Emeritus of GT Capital until his passing in November 2018. He served as GT Capital’s Chairman of the Board since its inception in July 2007 until July 11, 2012. Dr. Ty was also the founder of Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (MBT), a listed company, and served as its Chairman from 1975 until 2006 when he became Group Chairman of the Metrobank Group of Companies. Dr. Ty graduated from the University of Santo Tomas and received his Doctorate in Humanities, Honoris Causa from the same university. Prior to his passing, he was concurrently the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI) and of the Board of Directors of Toyota Motor Philippines Corporation (TMP).
Directorships in Other Reporting Companies and Subsidiaries
Toyota Motor Philippines - Chairman/Director
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company - Chairman Emeritus/Director
AXA Philippines - Director