|Preceded by Licurgo Tirador|
Spouse Cosette Defensor
|Name Arthur Sr.|
|Born December 25, 1941 (age 81) (1941-12-25)|
Succeeded by Arthur Defensor, Jr.
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Arthur Defensor Sr. (born December 25, 1941) is a Filipino politician who is currently serving as Governor of Iloilo after being elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2013. He also served as Representative of the 3rd District of Iloilo from 2001 to 2010. He is a member of the Liberal Party and the People's Reform Party. He is married to Cosette Defensor.