Under Gigi’s leadership, ZMG Ward Howell became one of the most respected and successful firms in the Philippines. Gigi’s reputation as a trusted advisor and mentor was legendary, and he was beloved by his employees, clients, and peers.
Mr. Zulueta’s professional role at ZMG Ward Howell was multifaceted, and he wore many hats over the years. As CEO, he was responsible for setting the company’s strategic direction, managing day-to-day operations, and ensuring that ZMG Ward Howell remained at the forefront of its industry. He was also deeply involved in client relations, forging strong partnerships with some of the most influential organizations in the Philippines. He was also active in a number of private corporations, organizations, and government institutions.
He was a senior partner of Argosy, a private equity advisory firm working with major international investors. He was the Co-founder and Director of the Institute of Corporate Directors and a fellow of the Australia Institute of Corporate Directors. He was formerly a Chairman of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and Governor of the Management Association of the Philippines. He is a past Trustee of the Helen Keller Foundation, New York (the oldest foundation in America) and a former Governor of The British School Manila. He served as President of the Rotary Club of Makati and was awarded the Most Outstanding Club President-Overall during his term. He also capably served as Honorary Consul General for the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal for more than 18 years. In addition, he was a former Dean of the Consular Corps of the Philippines.