JG Summit Holdings

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JG Summit Holdings, Inc
Traded asPSEJGS
Founded1957; 62 years ago (1957)
FounderJohn Gokongwei Jr.
HeadquartersRobinsons Equitable Tower, Pasig,
Key people
James L. Go
(Chairman and CEO)
Lance Y. Gokongwei
(President and COO)
ServicesBanking and Investments, Transportation, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Publishing, Telecommunications, Power generation
Revenue$2.830 billion USD (2010)[1]
$375 million USD (2010)
SubsidiariesUniversal Robina
Robinsons Land Corporation
Cebu Pacific
United Industrial Corporation Limited
Robinsons Bank
JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation

JG Summit Holdings, Inc (JGSHI) is one of the largest conglomerates in the Philippines with business interests in air transportation, banking, food manufacturing, hotels, petrochemicals, power generation, publishing, real estate and property development, and telecommunications. Companies that JG Summit Holdings has major holdings include Digital Telecommunications Philippines, and Cebu Pacific. Its Chairman Emeritus and Founder is John Gokongwei Jr., one of the wealthiest individuals in Southeast Asia.[2] In 2010, JGSHI was one of the ten most profitable companies on the Philippine Stock Exchange.[3]



Real estate[edit]

  • Robinsons Land Corporation (including Robinsons Malls)
  • United Industrial Corporation Ltd. (Singapore) - 37% ownership

Air transport[edit]




  • Summit Hotels and Go Hotels
  • Summit Media
  • iTech Global Business Solutions, Inc.

Former businesses[edit]

  • Philippine Commercial International Bank - A joint venture between Benpres, and the Lopez Group of Companies. Both sold their shares in 1999 to the SSS and GSIS which gave way to the Equitable Banking Corporation - Philippine Commercial International Bank merger and eventually became Banco de Oro Universal Bank.
  • Far East Bank and Trust Company - Sold the shares to BPI during the time PCIBank was acquired by Equitable, the GSIS and the SSS.
  • Digital Telecommunications Philippines (Digitel and Sun Cellular) - Acquired by PLDT last March 2011. As part of the deal, JG Summit will have a 12% share in PLDT. It was finalized by the National Telecommunications Commission last October 26, 2011.


  1. ^ JG Summit Holdings 2006 Annual Report Archived 2007-09-28 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Doebele, Justin (September 8, 2005). "Southeast Asia's 40 Richest". Forbes.
  3. ^ "Year End Report - Transco, telcos, economic growth". Manila Times. 2006-12-31. Archived from the original on October 17, 2007. Retrieved 2007-01-03.

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