ACEF Speaker 2021

Ma. Celeste A. Burgos

Senior Vice President,
Land Bank of the Philippines

Ms. Ma. Celeste A. Burgos is Senior Vice President for Land Bank of the Philippines and is currently the Head of the Corporate Banking Group, in charge of lending to the top borrowers of the Bank. Her vast career of more than 30 years as a banker has been dedicated to the Bank’s lending operations. Having filled in various credit-related key positions, her expertise involves the provision of responsive and timely financial assistance and other interventions to different types of clientele, from Landbank’s mandated sector – the small farmers and fishers, to other priority sectors which include agri and aqua related businesses, local government units, countryside financial institutions, small and medium enterprises and private businesses engaged in programs aligned with the priorities of the Philippine Government aimed to promote inclusive growth.

SVP Burgos has also been involved in financing various renewable energy projects and supported programs, partnerships and initiatives that complement the government’s thrust to develop and optimize the use of electricity from renewable sources.


  • Deep Dive Workshop: Finance to Accelerate Energy Transition in Asia and Pacific: Public Sector Initiatives and Good Practices of Private Sector (ADB, Japan METI)