Retired General Raymundo B. Ferrer is the Administrator of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) and Executive Director of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council. Usec. Ferrer brings to OCD his vast experience in emergency operations, being an army veteran and a management specialist.
Prior to his compulsory retirement in 2012, Usec. Ferrer served as commander of the military’s Western Mindanao Command.
He also headed the Eastern Mindanao Command from January 2009 to November 2011; 6th Infantry Division from March 2007 to January 2009 and the 1st Infantry Division from September 2006 to March 2007.
Usec. Ferrer was also a senior fellow at Balay Mindanaw Foundation and senior vice president for security and administration at Nickel Asia Corporation.