Philippine National Bank (PNB) led by bankero Wick Veloso said that the Lucio-Tan listed bank is supporting the leadership of President elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Vice President elect Sara Duterte
“We support the incoming leadership and will channel our efforts to help support our customers and support the rebounding economy,” the bankero said.
Veloso, the president and CEO of PNB, himself is being considered for various government position.
The bankero is being considered as Secretary of the Department of Finance (DOF) or the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).
The esteemed bankero is also being eyed as a possible replacement of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno who is serving the unexpired term of the late central bank chief Nestor Espenilla Jr. set to end in July next year.