New NPPS officials take oath before Sec. Balisacan


Newly appointed officials of the National Policy and Planning Staff (NPPS) Director Reynaldo Cancio (center) and Assistant Director Bien Ganapin (right)  took oath before Economic Planning Secretary and NEDA Director-General Arsenio Balisacan (left), last October 15 at the NEDA sa Pasig.


Director Cancio has been an economist for over two decades, with a career spanning the academe, private sector, and bilateral and international organizations. He received his undergraduate and master’s degree in Economics from the University of the Philippines and has been a senior economist for the European Delegation to the Philippines for 15 years. 


Assistant Director Ganapin has been with the NEDA-NPPS since 2003 and holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Hitosubashi University. He was formerly the Chief of the NPPS Macroeconomic Division.


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