As Ombudsman of the
Philippines, Atty. Aniano Desierto’s cabilities are not just confined
within the premises of law-enforcing. Among his numerous achievements
and positions as a law practitioner, such as serving three (3)
presidents as government prosecutor and as ombudsman from 1995 till the
present, he has also gained experiences in the managerial profession.
Unknown to many, the Ombudsman was once the Provincial Division Manager
of the Manila Broadcasting Company and of the Metropolitan Broadcasting Company ….. just one of the many
positions he held in the business field.
A native of Cebu City, he
took up his pre-law degree at the University of San Carlos and later
finished his law studies at the University of the Philippines. Aside
from these, he also took up General Management and Marketing Courses at
the Ateneo de Manila University and his master’s degree at the
Philippine Christian University.
Aniano Aguilar Desierto was
born on April 25, 1935 in Cebu City. He is married to Commissioner
Teresita A. Desierto.