Carlos “Charlie” S. Rufino
DLSU GS 1962, DLSU HS 1966, DLSU AB-BSBA 1971
DLSAA Lasallian Achievement Awardee
for his groundbreaking visions of a cosmopolitan landscape, carried out by his trailblazing urban development endeavors, all of which redefine and elevate Filipino living
Rufino has helped shape the landscape of real estate in the Philippines throughout his decadeslong career. He was the senior Vice President of Commercial Operations for the Fort Bonifacio Development Corporation from 1995-2001. He was also involved in creating the master plan for Bonifacio Global City around that time. Rufino has been the Chief Executive Officer for The Net Group Real Estate Management Corp. since 1991. His civic works include being Vice President for the Management Association of the Philippines, and President for Forbes Park Association, Inc. He has also served as president for Children Foundation, Inc. Rufino is also an awardee for the Entrepreneurial Leadership Team of the Year category given by The Net Group. Rufino has a directorship in various organizations such as the Bonifacio Art Foundation, Inc. and the LRP Foundation. He was also past president for the Makati Rotary Club Foundation, and Manila Polo Club. Currently, Rufino is the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Ghana in the Philippines.