De La Salle Philippines appoints COO, CHA director


De La Salle Philippines (DLSP) President Edgar Chua has announced the appointment of Robert Tang as the new DLSP chief operating officer. He was likewise granted the post of Central House Administration director.

DLSP, a network of Lasallians within the Lasallian East Asia District, was established to build scholastic communities and provide access to Christian education that enables the youth to participate in the transformation of society. It was instituted to promote the spirit of faith and zeal for service of its founder Saint John Baptist de La Salle and facilitate collaboration in Lasallian Mission.

Tang, who recently commenced his duty at the Central House at La Salle Green Hills, was previously the Chancellor of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde Manila. He likewise shared his knowledge as faculty member of the Human Resource Management (HRM) program. In his six years as chancellor, he was instrumental in the formation of Benilde Antipolo.

Through his leadership, Benilde Manila is set to open its Senior High School program.

In answer to the times, he spearheaded the creation of the People and Organizational Development Office and paved the way to emphasize the role of technology in inclusion and innovation through the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Digital Technology.

Tang completed his Bachelor of Science in in Business Management from De La Salle University and finished his graduate studies in Business Management at the University of the Philippines-College Clark Air Base.

Prior to his academic venture in DLS-CSB, he worked as an instructor at the UP-Extension Program in Pampanga.

Tang commenced his journey in the college as a faculty member of the School of Management and Information Technology, where he was eventually appointed as Dean. He likewise served as the College’s Vice Chancellor for Academics.