Ramon L. Mapa, 78 years old, Filipino, is a director of Basic Energy Corporation for the last forty-six (46) years, from 1976 to the present. He was Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2007 to 2020, and is a director of the various subsidiaries of Corporation. He is the Vice Chairman and Treasurer of Sicogon Development Corporation, Treasurer of Optimum Asia Realty & Development Corporation, Director of Sta. Elena Properties, Inc., since 2002, and Director and Treasurer of Maple Agricultural Corporation, and Maple Realty Corporation since 2002.
He attended the seminars on corporate governance conducted by SGV & Co. from 2016-2019 and attended the corporate governance seminar conducted by the Institute of Corporate Directors for directors of listed companies in December, 2021. He obtained his degree in Bachelor of Arts, major in Economics from the Ateneo University in 1965 and earned MBA credits also at the Ateneo University in 1966.