DE La Salle Phils. (DLSP) President Edgar O. Chua recently announced the appointment of Robert L. Tang as its new chief operating officer and concurrent central house administration director.
Tang, who recently commenced his duty at La Salle Green Hills Central House, was previously the chancellor of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB). He likewise shared his knowledge as a faculty member of the Human Resource Management Program.
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.
Responding to the times, the new DLSP COO 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 Business Management from De La Salle University, and finished his graduate studies in Business Management at the University of the Philippines (UP)-Clark Air Base College.
Prior to his academic venture in DLS-CSB, Tang worked as an instructor at the UP-Extension Program in Pampanga. He 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.
A network of Lasallians within the Lasallian East Asia District, DLSP 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 the Lasallian Mission.