INSIDE THE BOARDROOM: Mr. Gabriel Maria Angelo Cascante, UAP, CBP

Gabriel Maria Angelo B. Cascante, UAP, CBP

Gabriel “Gabbie” Cascante, is a member of the Board of Trustees since 2016. He is one of the representatives under the Individual, Academe & Advocates member category. He is currently the Chair of the Membership Committee of the PHILGBC.

Gabbie is a registered and licensed architect by profession and a Certified BERDE Professional (CBP). He serves and shares his expertise as a Principal Architect, Consultant, Project & Construction manager, and Senior Partner Architect. His twenty seven years of extensive architecture experience allowed him to master the design, sustainability, construction, and management of building development.

From 2009, he is part of the Ecotektonika team as Consultant / Project Manager. In 2014, he became part of their Board of Directors. In his term, he designs and manages sustainable design projects like commercial and industrial buildings, and government buildings. His design of the Laguna Lake Development Authority Building is an example of an ecologically sustainable design project. It has been awarded a BERDE 3-Star rating. The LLDA office is the first Green Government Building using the BERDE Green Building Rating System. It showcases green building practices in the government sector and is a catalyst for other government agencies to follow.

He also provided his technical expertise during the development of the Green Building Program of Mandaue City, Cebu, a local government program promoting sustainability.