Javi has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the San Francisco State University, in California.
Javi has worked exclusively with Ayala Land, Inc. for the past 25 years now. He initially spent 7 years in the Leasing & Operations Dept. of Ayala Malls, thereafter, spending 4 years in the Marketing and Sales Dept. of their Residential Business Group, before returning for another 13 years with Ayala Malls.
In mid-2016, Javi transferred to the Hotels and Resorts business, where he stands as President of Ten Knots Development Corp., owner & operator of El Nido Resorts, as well as Developer of the Lio Tourism Estate, in El Nido, Palawan.