Veteran journalist Enrique “Pocholo” Romualdez, executive editor of Malaya Business Insight, has passed away, according to a social media post of the newspaper.
Romualdez died Wednesday at the Medical Center Manila. He was 92.
Romualdez joined Malaya in 1989. He was also also a commissioner of the Philippine Horse Racing Commission under the Estrada administration.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English degree from the University of the Philippines in 1950 and took a master’s degree from Northwestern University in Illinois on a Fulbright scholarship.
Wake and interment details have yet to be announced. ENM