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UnionBank CEO receives honorary degree

UnionBank CEO receives honorary degree

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THE CHAIRMAN and chief executive officer (CEO) of UnionBank urged Thomasians to “teach young people by example and model by behavior” after receiving an honorary doctorate degree, honoris causa, from the University in recognition of his contributions in business and public service. “I urge you all to go forth, touch a heart, inspire a soul, make a difference, enable communities, and make humanity back to capitalism. This is the right path,” said Justo Ortiz in his acceptance address in the solemn investiture rites today, Dec. 9, at the Medicine Auditorium. Rector Rev. Fr. Herminio Dagohoy, O.P., said that Ortiz is one of the individuals “who blurs the line between tradition and modernity with his unique brand of leadership” because of his passion to preserve heritage and promote ...