MANILA, Philippines – “We are in a race against time,” Ayala Corporation chairman and chief executive officer
Companies Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala told some 300 key executives and managers of the Ayala Group of who gathered yesterday for the first sustainability summit to discuss ways these companies can address urgent sustainability issues.
The one-day summit aimed to provide direction and additional impetus to the Ayala companies, six of which are publicly listed, to make significant adjustments to their strategies, business models, products, and operations
“We have to recognize that we are in a race against time. But it will be more of a marathon rather than a sprint,” he said.