Davao City Chapter


  • The Davao chapter was established in June 2014 to raise the profile of Canada-Philippine business interests in Davao City and more generally in Mindanao.
  • The establishment of the Davao Chapter enables CanCham to have direct access to and productive dialogue with the Governor, the Mayor of the Davao City and other LGUs in Mindanao, as well as business groups including the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCCI), and other local chamber of commerce in Mindanao.
  • A CanCham Member resident in Davao is appointed as Chairman of the chapter to lead Davao-related activities and as a channel of communications with CanCham’s National Office. The current Chairman is Robert Quinto and the Vice Chairman is Roberto Alabado III.
  • Residents in Davao join CanCham as members of CanCham Philippines with the Davao Chapter established to provide an additional structure to focus on interests in Davao City and more generally in Mindanao.
  • CanCham activities in Davao for members are supported by CanCham’s Mindanao Office in Davao City as well as the CanCham National Office directly.
  • The Davao Chapter of CanCham was established under authority and is managed in accord with the new By Laws of CanCham approved by SEC in 2013
  • The Davao Chapter has regular monthly luncheons with business briefings on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City.
  • The Davao Chapter of CanCham was established under authority of the By Laws of CanCham in 2010 and is managed in accord with the new By Laws of CanCham approved by SEC in 2013.