Gamalielh Ariel "Boyet" O. Benavides, MBA, RFC®
Philippines Chapter Board President
Gamalielh Ariel “Boyet” Benavides, MBA, RFC® is one of the Founding Directors of IARFCPH (the Philippine Chapter of IARFC), and currently serves as the President and Education Committee Chair.
Boyet has over 30 years of experience in banking, stock brokerage, insurance and wealth advisory. In 2004 joined the second batch of the RFC Conversion Course in the Philippines and graduated with Distinction (Cum Laude). He contributed to the growth and expansion of the wealth management business of one of the largest universal banks in the Philippines. He is one of the Investment Planning course educators for the Philippine RFC Conversion Courses, and continues to hold continuing education seminars on investment/portfolio management trusts and holistic wealth planning and management.
Being a foodie, he also started a boutique cafe and cake shop in 2013, located in the Eastern Visayas island of Negros.
Boyet is currently the Chief Trust Officer of Bank of Commerce, an affiliate of the diversified Philippine conglomerate, San Miguel Corporation.