Dennis Valencia has more than 38 years of professional experience in several managerial capacities. His career began as a Marketing Research Supervisor with Soriamont Shipping (1984-1986), followed by several years and positions in the property industry with Marina Properties Corp. (1988-1990) and Ayala Land Inc. (1990-1994). He joined PT Lippo Karawaci Tbk in 1994 in Business Development and later joined Asia Kapitalindo Securities (1997-2000) as a Senior Research Manager. After a brief role as an entrepreneur (2000-2005), then he joined Agung Podomoro Group as Business Development General Manager (2005-2007) and rejoined PT Lippo Karawaci Tbk as Corporate Finance Senior Consultant (2007-present).

He is a Philippines citizen, aged 59 as of 31 December 2022. He has a Master’s Degree in Business Management from the Asian Institute of Management and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Economics from the University of the Philippines.