St. Luke’s to Open in Azuela Cove, Davao

Posted on Jul 12, 2017

Aviana Development Corporation, a joint venture company of Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) and The Alcantara Group, recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement with St. Luke’s Medical Center for the development of a world-class hospital within Azuela Cove, its emerging 25-hectare mixed-use estate in Lanang, Davao City. The hospital will rise between 2020-2021.

Enviisoned to be a prime waterside community in Davao City, Azuela Cove is a planned 25-hectare master-planned, mixed-use community that will include residential low to mid-rise towers, commercial lots, offices, an events venue and a waterside cove that will contain some retail components. The addition of the hospital will make it very convenient and accessible for Azuela Cove’s resident and work community to meet their healthcare needs.

Present at the signing were (seated from l-r): Editha Alcantara and Nicasio Alcantara of the Alcantara Group; Bernard Vincent O. Dy, ALI President and CEO; Dr. Edgardo Cortez, St. Luke’s President and CEO; and Juan B. Santos, St. Luke’s Board member. (Standing from l-r): Atty. Delfin A. Manuel, Jr., Senior Partner of Quasha Law; Dr. Arturo S. De La Peña, St. Luke’s-Global City SVP & Head for Medical Practice Group and Medical Director; Atty. Nilo B. Peña and Robert F. Kuan, St. Luke’s Board members; Editha M. Simeon, St. Luke’s EVP for Finance and Chief Finance Officer; and Rafael C. Solis, St. Luke’s-Global City SVP and Head for Hospital Operations.