On February 14, 2019, the board of directors of Megawide Construction Corp. (PSE: MWIDE) appointed Hilario G. Davide Jr. as member of the Finance Committee.
Currently an independent director at Megawide, Davide was the former permanent Representative of the Republic of the Philippines to the United Nations in New York from February 2007 to April 2010. He also served as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from November 1998 to December 2005. Davide was also the Commissioner of the 1986 Constitutional Commission.
He is also currently an independent director and vice chairman of the Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. (PSE: MB). He is also an independent director of the Philippine Trust Co. Davide is also a trustee of the University of San Carlos in Cebu City.
He obtained his degree in Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Philippines.