5. Ayala Corporation
Ayala Corporation moved up four spots in 2016, taking over the number five position from Procter & Gamble. Ayala Corporation is one of the largest holding companies in the Philippines, and has been in existence for over 180 years. Ayala corporation has a large portfolio that includes leadership in real estate, telecommunications, water infrastructure, financial services, electronics, automotive, business process outsourcing, power generation, transport infrastructure, and education.
At the center of Ayala’s business model are four corporate values: integrity, long-term vision, empowering leadership, and commitment to national development. Many Filipinos desire to work at Ayala is due to the company’s emphasis on innovation, encouragement of continued education, and opportunities for career advancement.