Finance and Sponsorships

Dardecs Villanueva

Dardecs is the Chief Finance Officer of Universitas and sits in the foundation’s Board of Trustees as its Corporate Treasurer. He studied Accountancy at the University of Santo Tomas, and passed the CPA board exam in the same year of his graduation. He previously worked as a tax associate at the Manabat SanAgustin & Co., CPAs, an affiliate of KPMG International, and as a tax analyst at IBM Philippines, Inc. An avid mountain hiker, he heads Klub Lolek, an informal group of friends who meet once a month to explore the natural beauty of the Philippines. He just finished his law degree at the University of Santo Tomas. 



Jaio Aquino

Jaio is the Fund Manager of Universitas. He is currently the business development sales officer of EastWest Banking Corporation where he has had over three years of experience. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Educational Psychology at the De La Salle University.

Raphael Carlos

Raffy is the Marketing Manager of Universitas. He graduated from Ateneo de Manila University in 2013, Bachelor of Science in Management Major in Communications Technology Management and Minor In Business Enterprise. He has been working in Philippine Seven Corporation since June 2013 and is currently an Area Manager under the Operations division. He has also worked in Marketing under the Marketing Communications division for 3 years prior to his current post; this was where he was exposed to the retail industry and gained knowledge in the field of marketing.