Alan Peter Cayetano

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This name uses Philippine naming customs. The middle name or maternal family name is Schramm and the surname or paternal family name is Cayetano.
Alan Peter Cayetano
Senator Alan Peter S. Cayetano.jpg
Senate Majority Floor Leader
Senate Majority Floor Leader
In office
July 22, 2013 – July 25, 2016
Preceded by Gregorio Honasan (acting)
Succeeded by Tito Sotto
Senator of the Philippines
Assumed office
June 30, 2007
Philippine Senate Minority Floor Leader
In office
July 26, 2010 – July 22, 2013
Preceded by Aquilino Pimentel Jr.
Succeeded by Juan Ponce Enrile
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Lone District of Taguig City-Pateros
In office
June 30, 1998 – June 30, 2007
Preceded by Dante O. Tinga
Succeeded by Ma. Laarni Lopez-Cayetano
Acting Vice Mayor of Taguig
In office
June 20 – June 30, 1998
Member of the Taguig Municipal Council from the 1st district
In office
June 30, 1992 – June 30, 1995
Personal details
Born Alan Peter Schramm Cayetano
(1970-10-28) October 28, 1970 (age 45)[1]
Taguig, Rizal, Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Political party Nacionalista (2005-present)
Other political
Lakas (1992-2005)
Team PNoy (2012-2015)
Genuine Opposition (2007)
Spouse(s) Maria Laarni Lopez[1]
Residence Taguig
Alma mater University of the Philippines (BA)
Ateneo de Manila University (JD)
Occupation Politician
Profession Lawyer
Religion Evangelical Protestantism

Alan Peter Schramm Cayetano (born October 28, 1970 in Taguig, Rizal, Philippines) is a Filipino politician.[2] He was elected as a senator of the Senate of the Philippines in 2007 and is the brother of former senator Pia Cayetano.

Early life[edit]

Born to Senator Renato "Compañero" Cayetano and German-American former school teacher Sandra Schramm,[3] Cayetano resides with his family in Bagumbayan, Taguig City. His wife, Maria Laarni Lopez Cayetano, is currently the Mayor of Taguig City. His older sister, Pia, is also an incumbent representative of the 2nd District of Taguig. His youngest brother, Lino is a film and television director and former congressman of Taguig, while his other brother Ren is a former councilor of Muntinlupa.

Political career[edit]

After the 2013 elections, at the start of the 16th Congress, Cayetanno was elected as the new Senate Majority Floor Leader and was likewise appointed to chair the Senate Committee on Rules.

In a press event held in Davao City, Senator Cayetano, announced that he will be running for Vice President in the 2016 national elections under the Nacionalista Party. Cayetano, did not mention who will be his Presidential runningmate.[4][5] On November 21, 2015, it was made official that Rodrigo Duterte will be his running mate for the 2016 Presidential Elections. He was placed 3rd in both unofficial and official vote count conducted by COMELEC and the Congress, respectively.


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