Cris Albert, CEO and owner of Fila Philippines, has passed away

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Posted at Apr 25 2022 03:49 PM | Updated as of Apr 25 2022 09:26 PM

MANILA (UPDATED) -- Cris Albert, owner and CEO of Fila Philippines, has passed away.

Fila Philippines shared the sad news in a Facebook post on Monday, saying Albert died last Saturday, April 23. 

The company did not give details about her death.

"Her family appeals to everyone to respect their privacy as they grieve in this time of immense loss," Fila Philippines said.

 

A Straits Times report said Singapore police and Singapore Civil Defense Force personnel received a report about the incident at 1:05 a.m.

Albert was found lying motionless at The Fullerton Bay Hotel, police said.

The Singapore police are investigating the case.

Albert is known for leading Isport Life, the sole distributor and licensee of Fila products in the Philippines.

According to the Fila Philippines website, she had been managing the brand in the country for more than 15 years.