19 Notable alumni of
Mapua University

Mapua University is 1342nd in the world, 295th in Asia, and 10th in the Philippines by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 19 notable alumni from Mapua University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Joseph Estrada

    Joseph Estrada
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    politicianactor
    Biography

    Joseph Ejercito Estrada,, also known by the nickname Erap, is a Filipino politician and former actor. He served as the 13th president of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, the 9th vice president of the Philippines from 1992 to 1998, and the 21st mayor of the City of Manila, the country's capital, from 2013 to 2019. In 2001, he became the first chief executive in Asia to be formally impeached and resigned from power.

  2. Fernando Poe

    Fernando Poe
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1939-2004 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorcomedianfilm actorpolitician
    Biography

    Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, known professionally as Fernando Poe Jr., and often referred to by his initials FPJ, was a Filipino actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and politician. His long and successful career as an action star earned him the nickname "Da King" (i.e. the "King of Philippine movies"). He also wrote, directed, and produced several of the films he starred in—under the pseudonyms Ronwaldo Reyes and D'Lanor.

  3. Aed Carabao

    Aed Carabao
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriteractorarchitecttelevision actor
    Biography

    Aed Carabao is the stage name of Yuenyong Opakul (Thai: ยืนยง โอภากุล; RTGS: yuen-yong o-phakun), born 9 November 1954. He is a singer/songwriter and leader of the Thai rock band Carabao, known for its songs in the "songs for life" genre.

  4. Dado Banatao

    Dado Banatao
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Diosdado P. Banatao is a Filipino entrepreneur and engineer working in the high-tech industry, credited with having developed the first 10-Mbit Ethernet CMOS with silicon coupler data-link control and transceiver chip, the first system logic chip set for IBM's PC-XT and the PC-AT, and the local bus concept and the first Windows Graphics accelerator chip for personal computers. A three-time start-up veteran, he co-founded Mostron, Chips and Technologies, and S3 Graphics. His father, Salvador Banatao, was a rice farmer. His mother, Rosita Banatao, was a housekeeper.

  5. Japeth Aguilar

    Japeth Aguilar
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Japeth Paul Cabrera Aguilar is a Filipino professional basketball player for the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He first played college basketball for the Ateneo Blue Eagles of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), but after two seasons, he moved to the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in the Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States.

  6. Alvin Patrimonio

    Alvin Patrimonio
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Alvin Dale Vergara Patrimonio is a Filipino retired professional basketball player from the Philippine Basketball Association and is the current team manager for the Magnolia Hotshots.

  7. Leon O. Chua

    Leon O. Chua
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1936-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    inventoruniversity teachercomputer scientistengineermathematician
    Biography

    Leon Ong Chua is an American electrical engineer and computer scientist. He is a professor in the electrical engineering and computer sciences department at the University of California, Berkeley, which he joined in 1971. He has contributed to nonlinear circuit theory and cellular neural network theory.

  8. Bayani Fernando

    Bayani Fernando
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    engineerpolitician
    Biography

    Bayani Flores Fernando is a Filipino politician, businessman and professional mechanical engineer. He serves as representative of the 1st District of Marikina since June 2016.

  9. Eugenio Torre

    Eugenio Torre
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    chess player
    Biography

    Eugenio "Eugene" Torre is a Filipino chess player. In 1974, at 22 years old, he became the first Asian to qualify for the title Grandmaster by winning the silver medal in the 21st Chess Olympiad in Nice, France. He is considered the strongest chess player the Philippines produced during the 1980s and 1990s, and played for the Philippines on board 1 in seventeen Chess Olympiads. In 2021, Torre was inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame.

  10. Atoy Co

    Atoy Co
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Fortunato "Atoy" Gan Co Jr. is a Filipino former basketball player and coach who played 13 seasons in the Philippine Basketball Association, mostly with Crispa Redmanizers. Nicknamed "The Fortune Cookie" (a pun on his name and ethnicity) during his playing days, he was notable for his trademark turnaround fadeaway jump shot. He is also a former politician and actor.

  11. Hermogenes Ebdane

    Hermogenes Ebdane
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politicianminister
    Biography

    Hermogenes "Jun" Edejer Ebdane, Jr. is a Filipino politician and retired police officer with the rank of Director General. He is the Governor of Zambales since 2019, previously held this position from 2010 until 2016. He was also the Secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways from 2005 to February 2007 and again from July 2007 to 2009.

  12. Rogelio Ordoñez

    Rogelio Ordoñez
    Years
    1940-2016 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Rogelio Lunasco Ordoñez also known as Ka Roger, was a multi-awarded Filipino fiction writer, poet, activist, journalist and educator. He was one of the authors of the iconic Tagalog literature anthology Mga Agos sa Disyerto in the 1960s. He was a contributor to Liwayway Magazine, Pilipino Free Press, Asia-Philippines Leader, Pilosopong Tasyo, Diario Uno and Pinoy Weekly.

  13. Nestor Redondo

    Nestor Redondo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1928-1995 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    artistcomics artist
    Biography

    Nestor P. Redondo was a Filipino comics artist best known for his work for DC Comics, Marvel Comics, and other American publishers in the 1970s and early 1980s. In his native Philippines, he is known for co-creating the superheroine Darna.

  14. Catalino Cuy

    Catalino Cuy
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    Catalino "Lito" Salandanan Cuy is a Filipino retired police director and current chairman of the Dangerous Drugs Board under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. He assumed the role of acting Secretary of the Interior and Local Government on April 5, 2017 upon the departure of Ismael Sueno who was dismissed by President Duterte following corruption allegations.

  15. Kelvin dela Peña

    Kelvin dela Peña
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Kelvin Charles Chicote dela Peña is a Filipino-Canadian professional basketball athlete who played shooting guard for the Alaska Aces of the PBA, the San Miguel Beermen of the ASEAN Basketball League and Calgary Crush of the ABA.

  16. Cardozo M. Luna

    Cardozo M. Luna
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    diplomatjudge
    Biography

    Cardozo Manalo Luna is a retired three-star general and the 35th Vice Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Cardozo Luna also served as the commander of two unified commands, Eastern Mindanao Command and Central Command. He served as the Philippine Ambassador to The Hague, Netherlands from 2009 until 2010 He is the current Undersecretary of Department of National Defense.

  17. Bong Ramos

    Bong Ramos
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Geraldo "Bong" Ramos is a Filipino professional basketball coach of the Philippine Basketball Association.

  18. Jun Rundstedt Ebdane

    Jun Rundstedt Ebdane
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Biography

    Jun Rundstedt Cabanayan Ebdane is a Filipino politician who serves as the 23rd Mayor of Iba, Zambales. A member of Sulong Zambales Party, Rundy Ebdane was elected in 2013.

  19. Jose L. de Ocampo

    Jose L. de Ocampo
    Years
    1906-1995 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Jose Lorenzo de Ocampo was a Filipino architect and artist.