ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank. ING Bank’s 52,000 employees offer retail and commercial banking services to customers in over 40 countries. In the Philippines, where it has been in business for more than 25 years, ING Bank is regarded as one of the most successful international banks, having received recognition for both overall execution and structuring expertise from leading foreign press and from local industry bodies.

The Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) is a non-stock, non-profit, and non-political association formally organized on January 15, 1968. FINEX has undertaken foundation activities geared toward the fulfillment of the objectives for which it was established. FINEX has over 700 members, composed mainly of the Philippines' top chief finance officers and other finance professionals.