MANILA, Philippines – On Monday, May 8, President Rodrigo Duterte announced the appointment of Nestor Espenilla, Jr. as the next Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor. (READ: Who is new BSP governor Nestor Espenilla?)
A decision praised by many economists, bankers, and leaders, Espenilla will have the responsibilty of leading the country’s banking and monetary system for the next 6 years.
What does Espenilla have in store for the BSP?
Business journalist Lala Rimando sits down with Espenilla to talk about the challenges, opportunities, and future plans he has to create a more inclusive financial system in the Philippines.
Watch Espenilla’s interview before he assumes the post in July, here on Rappler. – Rappler.com