Manila Water COO resigns, opts for early retirement

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Posted at Apr 16 2019 10:46 AM | Updated as of Apr 16 2019 11:48 AM

Outgoing Manila Water Chief Operating Officer Geodino Carpio and incoming Acting COO Abelardo Basilio. Manila Water website

MANILA -- Manila Water Co, which is dealing with a supply shortage, said Tuesday its chief operating officer has resigned.

The Ayala-led water distributor said it accepted the resignation of COO Geodino Carpio, who opted for early retirement. He will be replaced by Abelardo Basilio in an acting capacity.

Basilio has been with Manila Water for 22 years and was previously director of the technical services group, group director for east zone business operations and officer in charge of corporate regulatory affairs.