Industrialist Benjamin Yao named Entrepreneur of the Year
Steel Asia chairman and CEO Benjamin Yao was named the Entrepreneur of the Year Philippines 2015 by global professional services firm EY.
With this recognition, Yao will represent the Philippines in the World Entrepreneur of the Year awards in Monte Carlo, Monaco in June 2020.
He was recognized for elevating the Philippine steel industry by making Steel Asia among the largest rebar manufacturers in Asia.
Yao also received the Master Entrepreneur award for applying sound management practices in critical areas of the company including finance, business development, marketing, human resources and sales.