Migs Sagcal is an infrastructure professional with 15 years’ experience in project development and transaction advisory, having worked on over 70 projects worth close to US$ 16 billion across the transportation, renewable energy, water, telecommunications, and land reclamation sectors.
He has been a Senior Advisor with CFP since 2017 and the Country Representative of Washington, DC-headquartered Astris Finance since 2016. His investment banking and advisory work includes deal origination, market analysis, transaction structuring, and capital raising.
From 2012 to 2016, Migs served as Spokesperson and Senior Project Development Officer of the Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr), where he crafted key policies and worked on a pipeline of over 40 PPP projects. In his law practice from 2010 to 2012, he advised the Philippine government on five big-ticket PPP projects as part of the Deloitte and Rebel consortiums, and private investors in the renewable energy and water utility sectors.
He was a consultant with the Senate of the Philippines from 2009 to 2010, and has been a policy and communications strategist for political campaigns and mining, energy, media, and technology firms.
Migs holds an Executive Certificate in Economic Development from the Harvard Kennedy School, a Diploma in Corporate Finance from the Ateneo de Manila University, and Juris Doctor and Visual Communication degrees from the University of the Philippines. He has also completed executive programs in corporate sustainability at University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School and PPPs at HM Treasury-Infrastructure UK, where he was a Mansion House scholar.
Migs is a Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Directors and a Global Opinion Leader on the Povaddo Panel. He is a member of the Project Finance Institute and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.