Aside from being the Chairman and CEO of SMC, he also owned three basketball teams: San Miguel Beermen, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, and Magnolia Hotshots. He is also the CEO of Ginebra San Miguel, Inc and Chairman of the Board in Petron Corporation.
The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) paid tribute the business tycoon and sports patron on Twitter.
Chairman and CEO of San Miguel Corp., politician, diplomat, businessman, team owner, sports patron…
Thank you for your countless contribution to the PBA and ?? sports!
Our prayers and condolences to his family and loved ones.
Requiescat in pace! pic.twitter.com/J1UzU5fVzC
— PBA (@pbaconnect) June 16, 2020
He also owned many other businesses, here are some but not limited to cement manufacturing, wineries in Australia and stud farms.
Our deepest condolences to the whole family.