Cris Albert, the chief executive officer and owner of the Philippines distributor for South Korean sportswear firm Fila Holdings, was discovered dead on April 23 in Singapore.
In a Facebook post on Monday, Fila Philippines acknowledged the death of the 52-year-old Filipino entrepreneur. According to The Straits Times, a Singapore newspaper, she was discovered dead at the Fullerton Bay Hotel, and her death is being probed by police as an unnatural death.
Maricris Abad Santos Albert, the businesswoman’s real name, was also the CEO of Isport Life. According to the Fila Philippines website, it is the sole distributor and licensee of Fila items in the Philippines. Ms Albert earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Assumption College in Makati, Philippines, according to her profile. Wanda Louwallien, her mother, was a former supermodel and show choreographer.
Who is Cris Albert?
She was the chief executive officer as well as the president of FILA Singapore, according to her LinkedIn profile. As the CEO of FILA, a major sports-related company, she had established a solid reputation. She had a strong desire to work in the fashion industry. Since she was a child, she had been affected by the fashion industry. Wanda Louwallien, a former show choreographer and supermodel, was her role model and had a significant influence on her.
Cris Albert has vast experience in product development and management. She has been a member of FILA for approximately 27 years. Cris Albert, iSport Life’s President and CEO, is the company’s sole distributor. MA Holding Inc. was founded by her after she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. In 1992, she began her professional career with FILA as a marketing executive.
Isport Life and Athlete’s Gym & Dive were both founded by the mother of two children.
How did Cris Albert died?
At around 01:05 a.m. on Saturday, the police and Singapore Civil Defence Force were notified of an incident at 80 Collyer Quay. Ms Albert was discovered lifeless at the site and declared dead by a paramedic, according to multiple accounts. According to a police spokesman, the case is being investigated as an unnatural death. Fila Philippines announced her death on Monday, April 25th, 2022, in a Facebook post.
The statement reads, “Her family appeals to everyone to respect their privacy as they mourn in this time of immense loss. Information of her wake will be shared soon.” The post was signed off by the Albert families and Abad Santos. Cris was allegedly in Singapore attending a function at The Fullerton Bay Hotel last Friday evening.