Real Estate Management Services
A highly experienced architect with 29 years cumulative experience in the oversight operations and maintenance of residential/commercial properties. Also manages the manpower requirements, technical, administrative, financial aspect and over-all performance of the buildings managed.
In his 29 years of experience as a Property Manager, his passion in work and interaction with all levels of management provides a striking balance in leadership skills. As a team performer, his key result areas are continued partnership with the customer, service excellence and sustain competitive advantage of the property management team through innovations.
Jojo manages physical maintenance of various LEED and WELL Certified properties which promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in key areas: energy savings, water efficiency, carbon emission reductions, improved indoor environmental quality, stewardship of resources and education on sustainability practices.
Providing a healthy environment for various stakeholders allows them to work more efficiently and become more focused and productive. In other words, a green building makes strong business sense for our employees and agents and for our building tenants.
Provided energy benchmarking for commercial properties to properly monitor power consumption based on the ASEAN standards. Contributed to Colliers’ property portfolio in the past twelve months of 2016 and deployed required manpower requirements.
Business and Educational background
Before joining Colliers, Jojo engaged in entrepreneurship by putting-up a single proprietor company PZM Builders catering to small residential, office and commercial establishments, providing design and interior fit-out services from October 2011 to June 2014.
Technical training started as early as 1988 after graduation with interior designer Marissa Garcia-Romero & Architect Juan Antonio Mendoza. Joined City Trust Banking Corporation in 1992 as in-house property manager handling maintenance of all corporate head office buildings, off-site branches, site selection and evaluation, lease negotiation, design, planning & project/construction management of branches nationwide.
After the merger with BPI in 1996, Jojo was tasked to handle branch design, planning & construction management of all BPI Family Savings Bank within Greater Metro Manila Area. In 2002, was assigned to handle all BPI corporate office buildings as Property/Facilities Manager and at the same time as design, planning & project/construction manager of BPI Visayas & Mindanao branches.
Upon joining Colliers, he was assigned to Sun Life Centre as Property Manager and was promoted to Senior Manager in January 2016.
Currently handles commercial, residential and subdivision properties for pre-operations, start-up to full operations and consultancy services to various developers.
Awardee of Best Managed Property for Office/Commercial Division and Over-All Best Managed Property for two consecutive years 2015 & 2016 for Sun Life Centre and One Serendra in 2016.
Properties currently & previously handled by Jojo are Sun Life Centre, Pacific Plaza Towers, Ridgewood Towers, Asian Star Building, Sunshine 100 City Plaza Pioneer Towers 1 & 2, JSO Building, Symfoni Kamais, One Felicity, Congressional Town Center & Residences, Viridian Tower, Pueblo De Panay Estate - Roxas City, Sindalan Town Center - San Fernando Pampanga and One Tagaytay Place Hotel Suites .
Jojo worked as in-house architect for Citytrust Banking Corporation from 1992 to 1996 and as property manager of Bank of the Philippines Islands after the 1996 merger. he handled branch renovations and head office construction managemnet and repairs & maintenance. In 2011, Jojo set up a single proprietor construction business PZM Builders catering to fit-out renovations of residential condominums and hotels.
Area of Expertise
Property Consultancy, Pre-Operations & Full Operations
Property and Facilities Management
Site Area Review
Building Equipment Audit & Functionality Tests
LEED Certified Buildings
WELL Certified Buildings
Construction/Project Management, Design, Planning and Construction
Currently the Director/Operations Property & Facilities Management of Colliers REMS handling Sun Life Centre, Pacific Plaza Towers, Ridgewood Towers, Asian Star Buiilding, Sunshine 100 City Plaza Pioneer Towers 1 & 2, Symfoni Kamaias, Makati Commerce Tower. Jojo was assigned as the Property Manager for Sun Life Centre in July 2014. He stabilized the operations of the commercial building and earned the over-all Best Managed property in 2015. He was promoted to Senior Manager in Jan 2016 handling prime properties in BGC. REMS team rnailed new full property & pre-operations management projects such as Pacific Plaza Towers, Sindalan Town Center and One Tagaytay Place Hotel Suites. Currently handling consultancy/pre-operations stage of Makati Commerce Tower in Makati. Successfully mitigated COVID-19 contagion in properties handled by enforcing safety and health protocols. Sun Life Centre was awarded most safe and healthy property for 2021.
Graduate of Masters in Business Adminstration - Ateneo Graduate School of Business, Rockwell 2013
Graduate of B.S. Architecture - Far Eastern Unviersity
Memberships & Involvements
Jojo is the Managing Editor of REMS E-News Letter which launched its pilot edition last October 2015. Regular issues are released on a quarterly basis.