|Antonio Veloso Cuenco|
|Secretary-General of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly|
February 4, 2010
|Preceded by||Mohammad Yusof Zain|
|Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Cebu City's Second District|
June 30, 2001 – February 4, 2010
|Preceded by||Nancy Roa Cuenco|
Post later held by Tomas Osmeña
June 30, 1987 – June 30, 1998
|Preceded by||District created|
|Succeeded by||Nancy Roa Cuenco|
|Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Cebu's Fifth District|
December 30, 1965 – December 30, 1969
|Preceded by||Miguel Cuenco|
|Succeeded by||Emerito S. Calderon|
|Member of the Mambabatas Pambansa (Assemblyman) from Cebu City|
June 30, 1984 – March 25, 1986
Serving with Marcelo B. Fernan
March 26, 1936 |
Cebu, Commonwealth of the Philippines
|Spouse(s)||Nancy Roa Cuenco|
Antonio "Tony" Veloso Cuenco (born on March 26, 1936) has been the Secretary-General of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) since February 4, 2010. Cuenco used to be the representative of the second district of Cebu City. He has been called the "Amahan sa Distrito" (Father of the District).
Born on March 26, 1936 to a well-known family in Cebu, the Cuenco family. "Tony" is the son of former Gov. Manuel Cuenco and Milagros Veloso-Cuenco, the grandnephew of former Rep. Miguel Cuenco (5th district), and the grandson of the former Senate President, Mariano Jesús Cuenco. He is married to former congresswoman (2nd district), Nancy Roa-Cuenco with four children; Cebu City Councilor James Anthony Cuenco, Cebu City Councilor Ronald Cuenco, Antonio Cuenco, Jr., and Cynthia Cuenco-Dizon.
At 29, he was one of the youngest Congressmen elected during the 6th Congress (1965–1969 in Cebu City 5th District). He had also been a member of the 8th, 9th and 10th Congresses (1987–1998) and the Batasang Pambansa (1984–1986).
On May 18, 2007, he was elected to a third term as Congressman of Cebu City 2nd District. His term ended on June 30, 2010 when Tomas Osmeña took oath as Cebu City 2nd District's new representative.
- Office of the House Member. "Member Information." Congress of the Philippines; House of Representatives. http://www.congress.gov.ph/members/about.php?id=cuenco&np=LAKAS-PROMDI-BOPK (4 May 2007).
- "Legislative Performance." I-Site Database. http://www.i-site.ph/Databases/Congress/13thHouse/personal/cuenco-personal.html (5 May 2007)