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Government official , Transportation executive

Jose Patricio Dans,, Philippine government official, communications and transportation executive. Registered professional engineer, Philippines. Named Outstanding Civil Engineer, Professional Regulation Commission, 1985; recipient Presidential Medal of Merit, 1981, Military Merit awards, 1981-1983, Telecomm. Man of Year, Philippine Association Private Telephone Companies, 1983.

Background

Dans,, Jose Patricio was born on September 26, 1928 in Manila. Son of Jose Patricio and Filomena (Ferrer) Dans.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University Philippines, 1950. Master of Business Administration, Ateneo University, Manila, 1971. Master of Arts in Business Economic, Center Research and Communications, Manila, 1979.

Deng, Far Eastern University, Manila, 1982.

Career

Project engineer JM Barredo Enterprises, 1950—1951. Managing partner J.P. Dans Junior & Associate, 1951—1965. Founder, president Erectors Inc., 1957—1969.

Senior vice president Mantrade Industries, Inc., 1969—1970. Vice president 1st Manila Management Corporation, 1970—1971, Ushiphil, Inc., 1971—1973. Professor Ateneo de Manila Graduate School Business, 1971—1973, chairman cabinet committee transportation planning, 1979—1986, member various cabinet committee, 1979—1986.

President Metals Fabrication Group, AG & P Company Manila, Inc, 1973—1974, 1st Manila Management Corporation and subordinate companies, 1974—1979. Minister transportation and communications Philippines, 1979—1986. Chairman Philippine Ports Authority, Maritime Industry Authority, Philippine Aerospace Development Corporation, Toll Regulatory Board, Manila International Airport Authority Board, Philippine National Rys., Transport Training Center.

Vice chairman Metro Manila Transit Company, Light Rail Transit Authority. Member Construction Industry Authority Philippines.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Philippines.

Membership

Member board director Philippine General Hospital Foundation, Inc., 1983—1985. Member of University Philippines Research and Development Foundation, Philippine Economic Society, University Philippines Alumni Association (Professional Engineering award 1983), Philippine Institute Civil Engineer, Philippine Contractors Association (director 1960-1979), University Philippine Alumni Engineer 1951-1954, Philippine Association Civil Engineer 1951-1982, Alabang Country Club, Rotary Lodge.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Araceli Limcaco, September 16, 1950. Children: Jose III, Victoria, Ma. Araceli, Gilda.

father:
Jose Patricio Dans

mother:
Filomena (Ferrer) Dans

spouse:
Araceli Limcaco

children:
Victoria Dans,

Gilda Dans,

Jose III Dans,

Ma. Araceli Dans,