2ND GENERATION: ANTONIO C. DELGADO
Founder/Chairman: Delgado Brothers Incorporated
An innovative businessman, Antonio brought many developments to the Philippines; most notable of which was the establishment of the Caltex Floating Station, adapted from leftover war boats, that delivered supplies to ships waiting in the harbor, which also led to his win to manage the Port of Manila. He first ESTABLISHED ACD, INC, in 1947 and DELGADO BROTHERS, INC. in 1947 and Delgado brothers, Inc.(Delbros) in 1949 and was followed by a whole range of other business industries such as logistics, brokerage, and hotels. Eventually, he followed his father’s footsteps and also became the PHILIPPINE AMBASSADOR TO THE VATICAN alongside his passion for the Boy Scouts where he became the FIRST ASIAN CHAIRMAN OF THE WORLD COMMITTEE.