Deputy governor Cyd Amador named BSP OIC following Espenilla’s death
She will be leading the central bank until the new appointment is made.
bFollowing the passing of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Nestor Espenilla, Jr. Saturday, the Monetary Board designated deputy governor Almasara Cyd Tuano-Amador as BSP officer-in-charge “effective immediately until such time that President Duterte shall have designated an OIC or appointed a successor.”
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Espenilla was appointed by Duterte as BSP governor in May 2017. He assumed office early July that year.
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