Jose Paolo Delgado
President & CEO
Delbros Group

Jose Paolo Delgado is a Filipino entrepreneur, investor, and humanitarian. At age 14 he left for the United States to begin boarding at Portsmouth Abbey. He eventually received an entrepreneurship degree from Babson College. He spent several years in China before choosing to return home to the Philippines to assume responsibility over the Delgado Brothers Group (Delbros) a private, 73-year old international corporation with over twenty subsidiaries and member companies engaged in 16 industries.

Jose Paolo Delgado challenges mainstream concerns about logistics and agriculture development. He had a goal to reach a global state of food security through technology and automation.

In addition to his business pursuits Paolo continues to travel extensively. He has enjoyed a pilsner at the northernmost point in Europe (North Cape); and has explored the southernmost tip of the world (Antarctica). His preferred mode of daily transportation would be one of his classic cars, which bring him equal measure of stress and satisfaction.

He is married with two children.

 

Champions of Change Philippines 

Jose Paolo Delgado is a Member of the Champions of Change Philippines Group established in 2019 in partnership with the Philippine Business Coalition of Women (PBCWE). PBCWE was formed from a partnership with the Philippine Women’s Economic Network (PhilWEN) and Investing Women (IW), an initiative of the Australian Government. 

The group includes leaders from various industries including oil and gas, logistics, insurance, professional services and retail. Members have a deep personal commitment to advancing gender equality in their organisations, and they are working together towards the advancement of gender equality in leadership, recruitment and promotions.