The Armed Forces and Police Mutual Benefit Association, Inc. (AFPMBAI) officially announced its newly elected President and CEO, RAdm Primitivo P Gopo AFP (Ret) last May 2, 2017 during the Presidential Ceremonial Turnover attended by AFPMBAI executives, management and employees.

Admiral Gopo was elected by the AFPMBAI Board of Trustees and members as the new AFPMBAI President and CEO during the Annual General Membership Meeting held last April 29, 2017 at the AFPMBAI Head Office in Quezon City. He succeeds MGen Edgardo Rene C Samonte AFP (Ret) who bowed out of service two (2) months before the end of his term as President and CEO.

Prior to Admiral Gopo’s election, he held a range of leadership positions such as Head, Corporate Services Group and Chief Corporate Services Officer and Head, Internal Audit Office (formerly Audit and Enterprise Risk Management Office) in 2016.

The new AFPMBAI President and CEO is an alumnus of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) class 1983.