Jay diaz

Executive Director/Treasurer-CFO
Lorenzan Food Corp.


• Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, University of the Philippines, 1991
• Master of Science in Finance, University of the Philippines, 2001

• Liwayway Group (“Oishi”) 
    -Served in various senior management positions/functions since 2004 to 2012, and 2015 to present: 
        • Vice-President for Finance, Liwayway Marketing Corporation (2015 to present)
        • Vice-President for Finance, Contemporain Foods Inc. – J.Co Donuts and Coffee (2011 to 2012)
        • Assistant to the Group Chairman (2006 to 2012)
        • Assistant to the President for Finance/Corporate Affairs, Liwayway (China) Co., Ltd. (2004 to 2006)
• Lorenzana Food Corporation, Executive Director/CFO (2007 to present)
• Valens Capital Ventures, Finance & Corporate Governance Consultant (2015 to present)

Current Directorships
• Lorenzana Food Corporation (2007 to present)
• Apartment 1B Group of Restaurants (2016 to present)

Contributions to a Corporate Board
Jay has strong and relevant experience as Board Director and Executive of family-run corporations and the dynamics of developing their corporate governance practices. As Finance Executive and Board consultant, he  also works closely with business owners, entrepreneurs, and their boards in strategic planning and management, financial/compliance oversight, as well as organizational development initiatives that call to enhance financial intelligence at the top. Industry exposure include food manufacturing, sales and distribution of FMCG and durable goods, food service, land transportation, and other services.