EXACT Training Center is 100% Filipino-owned Corporation, whose pillars are made of positively reliable names in the maritime industry with profound maritime praxis and outstanding maritime management experience.
EXACT is founded by four highly-trained men whose association and linkage dates back from the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA) and later on through common business thrust in maritime consultancy and review.
In November 2000, upon gaining a gamut of hands-on experiences and significant accomplishments in their individual pursuits in seafaring, maritime entrepreneurship, maritime management and academe specialization, these four men decided to link arms and fuse distinctive aptitude and strengths for the creation of an educational training center that will provide quality simulator-based trainings, approximating actual maritime practice at reasonably fair costs.
Chief Engr. FERDINAND G. MARCOS, Ph.D.
Chief Engr. Marcos brings to the Presidency of EXACT a respectable list of accomplishments and credits in the shipping business and maritime education including 14 years on-board-ship and passenger ships.
Vice-President and Training Director
Capt. ARSENIO C. PADILLA, JR., MM, MBA
Captain Padilla draws valuable experiences gleaned from 13 years shipboard (cargo vessel, bulk carriers, container vessel, OBO Crude Oil, Product and Chemical Tankers) assignments in a range of key maritime functions and 16 years as maritime review specialist and trainor.
Chief Mate RENATO C. SANGALANG
Chief Mate Sangalang’s name is a byword in maritime education and training . He has dedicated his entire life to his career emerging as one of the most respected in the Maritime Industry. Early on, Chief Mate Sangalang opted for the most meticulous approach to every position he held. This has resulted in an unimpeded rise in his career. His position as Administrator in EXACT is well-earned.
ANGELO P. TAGLE, MScMET
Mr. Tagle’s achievements have been an endless parade of successful innovations in his chosen field. He has gone through the whole gamut of maritime management in both line and teaching capabilities.
IRIS ABOGADO-MONSALVE, MSBM
Ms. Monsalve’s education initially prepared her for a career in law; however, her natural people-skills drew her into Hostelry and Tourism.
She has been a consistent honor student and a recipient of several scholastic and non-scholastic awards / socio-civic recognitions and grants including Rotary Club’s Ambassadress of Goodwill to Tokyo, a JICA study-tour in Japan and a special training in a Hong Kong-based Destination Management Company.
JEANNE D. YOUNG-TORIO
Institutional experience with a Finance establishment recommends Ms. Jeanne Young-Torio for the position she occupies with EXACT; that and an innate talent for systems computerization which has resulted in appreciative praises from her former place of employment. She also has a knack for organizing special events which further makes her a valuable asset to the company.
Ms. Mary Ann G. Dumlao
Ms. Dumlao’s educational background and intensive exposure in the front-line services allows her versatility and effectiveness geared towards the realization of EXACT’s thrust of maintaining quality service to its clientele.
Ch. Engr. Soliman V. Dilag
C/E Dilag carries with him a respectable track record of almost 12 years of shipboard experience on-board various types of vessels as a Marine Engineer before finally settling to develop his expertise in the field of Maritime Education and Training.