MANILA - Many people know Roel Refran as the chief operating officer (COO) of the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), but most probably don't know this COO also happens to be a lawyer, a certified public accountant, professor and Fulbright scholar.
Refran was also a bronze medalist in Mr. Philippines Bodybuilding competitions in 2002 and 2004.
Refran is second from left. Photo from Roel Refran
If that resume doesn't impress you, we don't know what will.
In his words, his story is about "setting goals and achieving them--will power getting me through hurdles and challenges."
Photo from Roel Refran