AT 44, he may well be the youngest to have ever been named president and chief executive officer of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA).
Vince Dizon, a Capampangan by parentage, obtained his degrees in Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Bachelor of Science in Commerce major in Management of Financial Institutions from De La Salle University where he was a consistent Dean’s Honors’ List and a recipient of an outstanding thesis in Finance.
He was also a Chevening Scholarship awardee in 1998 and obtained his Master of Science in Applied Development Studies with distinction from the University of Reading in the United Kingdom a year later.
Prior to holding the executive positions in BCDA, he served alternately as consultant of then Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano; Undersecretary for Political Affairs of the Office of the President; and Chief of Staff of the Office of Senator Edgardo Angara.
He was also an assistant professor of Economics at De La Salle University.
Born on August 18, 1974 in Quezon City, he is fluent in English and Filipino. Dizon was appointed by President Rodrigo R. Duterte to the BCDA on August 9, 2016.
As head of BCDA, Dizon is also its vice chairman where he has attended 23 out of 24 board meetings.
He is concurrent Subic-Clark Alliance for Development vice chairman, Clark International Airport Corp. BCDA representative, and member of the board of directors of the Clark Development Corp., Fort Bonifacio Development Corp., Bonifacio Estate Services Corp. and Bonifacio Global Estates Assn.