Earl Patrick Forlales, along with his co-founder Zahra Halabisaz Zanjani, is at the forefront of addressing the Philippines’ critical housing shortage through innovative and sustainable means. Their pioneering company, Cubo Modular, stands as the first and sole sustainable modular housing enterprise in the nation. With Earl’s expertise in product design leading the way, Cubo Modular revolutionizes the housing landscape by introducing easily customizable house kits constructed from eco-friendly bamboo. These kits not only offer an aesthetically pleasing and environmentally conscious housing solution but also come equipped with essential amenities such as electricity and plumbing, ensuring that they are immediately habitable upon installation. This groundbreaking approach not only addresses the pressing need for affordable housing but also champions sustainable living practices in the Philippines.