Alberto Rómulo is a Filipino statesman, diplomat, and politician. He served as Chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN in 2007. Mr Rómulo has had a distinguished career. He served in the Philippine in various capacities as Executive Secretary, Finance Secretary, Foreign Affairs Secretary, and Budget Secretary. He led his country's Department of Foreign Affairs before and during the early period of the administration of President Benigno Aquino III.
Ambassador Rómulo became a Patron of the AP R2P Centre in 2015.