1ST GENERATION: DR. JOSE MARIA DELGADO
Chairman: Delgado Brothers Hotel Corporation
A graduate of the Ateneo de Manila University and University of Santo Tomas, he graduated Magna Cum Laude as a Doctor in Medicine and Surgery. During the course of his life he would become the first ambassador of the philippines to the vatican and then a Grand Knight for the Council 1900 of the Knights of Columbus, which he founded. He was a man who held his country in high regard, as in his common phrase “I have three loves in this life, God, Country and Culture,” the same spirit he passed on to his descendants.