Jose Zubiri III

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José María F. Zubiri III
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Bukidnon's 3rd District
In office
June 30, 2007 – June 30, 2016
Preceded byJuan Miguel Zubiri
Succeeded byManuel Zubiri
Personal details
José Maria Fernandez Zubiri III

(1963-04-30) April 30, 1963 (age 59)
Political partyLiberal (2012–present)
Other political
Bukidnon Paglaum (2012–Present)
Lakas–Kampi–CMD (2008–2012)
Lakas–CMD (2007–2008)
RelationsJuan Miguel Zubiri (brother)
Parent(s)Jose Maria Zubiri Jr. (father)
Maria Victoria Fernandez (mother)
Nickname"Joey Zubiri"

José María "Joey" Fernández Zubiri III (born April 30, 1963), commonly known as Jose Ma. Zubiri III or simply Jose Zubiri III, is a Filipino politician. He served as a Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines, representing the Third District of Bukidnon from 2007 to 2016.


Joey Zubiri was born in the City of Manila, Philippines and raised in the province of Bukidnon to a Negrense father Jose Ma. Rubin Zubiri, Jr., Bukidnon's Provincial Governor who hails from Kabankalan, Negros Occidental, and a Bicolana mother Ma. Victoria Fernandez who was raised in Bukidnon. He speaks Cebuano, Tagalog, English, Spanish and his father's native Hiligaynon. His family is of Basque Spanish heritage.

He was preceded in his seat by his brother, Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri, and his father, Jose Zubiri, Jr.



  • "Member Information: Jose Ma. Zubiri III". House of Representatives of the Philippines. Retrieved March 5, 2008.
House of Representatives of the Philippines
Preceded by Representative, 3rd District of Bukidnon
June 30, 2007–June 30, 2016
Succeeded by
Manuel Zubiri