PRIMEX at a Glance


In 2020, PRIMEX was named as the No. 1 consultant from the Philippines involved in consulting services contracts under ADB loan, grant, and technical assistance projects from 2015 to 2019.

PRIMEX is a highly reputable Filipino management consulting firm with broad-ranging skills and expertise, a quality performance record with international financial institutions (IFIs) and public sector clients, and fully developed in-house technical, management, and support staff and facilities.

Since its founding on 7 August 1989, the Company has built an enviable reputation with international financing institutions (IFIs) and public and private sector clients in the Philippines and overseas, based on its consistently outstanding performance in the design and management of development projects. The major multilateral organizations (ADB, WB, UN agencies) and bilateral agencies trust PRIMEX as their partner in development.

On 31 October 2019, Oriental Consultants Global (OCG), a leading Japanese consulting firm, invested in PRIMEX, thus creating a Strategic Partnership , which will enable both companies to expand their project portfolio and broaden their sector and geographic reach.

For decades, PRIMEX has consistently ranked among the Top 3 Philippine consulting firms doing business with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Over the five-year period, January 2016 – December 2019, PRIMEX was ranked by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) as the No. 1 Philippines-registered consulting firm among ADB-registered consulting firms doing business with ADB in terms of the combined value of technical assistance and loan-funded contracts awarded to the firm.

As of January 2021, PRIMEX is managing 40 assignments in 10 countries with a total contract value of around US$12.5 million.

Commitment to Excellence

PRIMEX adheres to the highest standards of quality and excellence. The company carries out all its assignments according to the highest standards of professionalism and integrity. In 2017, PRIMEX received the Best Full-Service Management Consultancy Award from the APAC Insider Business Awards for 2016.

The company is dedicated to global quality standards as exemplified by its ISO 9001:2015 certification on 12 August 2020 (originally approved in 2010).

PRIMEX also has fully developed in-house technical, management, and support staff and state-of-the-art facilities in its company-owned 360-square meter office located within the Ortigas Business District in Metro Manila.


PRIMEX has a long standing record of excellence and quality performance. Aside from numerous awards, the company's professional and efficient business processes  has gained recognition from various international institutions.

  • PRIMEX is registered with the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and with the Government Electronic Procurement System (PhilGEPS). It is also registered with ADB (under CMS No. 000141) and with the World Bank (WB) (as Vendor No. 17341).

  • The Company is an active member of the Institute of Management Consultants of the Philippines (IMPHIL), the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP), and the Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHILEXPORT).

  • PRIMEX has been accredited by the Confederation of Filipino Consulting Organizations (COFILCO) among the Filipino consulting firms qualified to carry out consultancy work for Philippine Government agencies. Ms. Elvira C. Ablaza, PRIMEX President and CEO, was the first female President of both IMPHIL and COFILCO.