Alumni partners attend executive briefing

SGV conducted an executive briefing for its alumni partners last month at the Washington SyCip Development Center. The briefing included updates on the Code of Corporate Governance, Philippine Financial Reporting Standards, the Data Privacy Act, the TRAIN Law, Securities Regulation Code Rule 68, and the SEC Oversight Assurance Review (SOAR) Inspection Program. A total of 42 retired SGV partners attended the briefing.

ASEAN Regional Risk Management Group Head and Risk Services Head Leo Matignas discussed the different features of the updated Code of Corporate Governance, while Accounting Standards Group Head Yen Abarca covered the latest addition and amendments to PFRS. General Counsel Willie Villanueva briefly discussed the Data Privacy Act of 2012. Market Group 4 Leader Atty. Fame delos Santos provided insights on the salient features of the TRAIN Law. Professional Practice Director and Risk Management Head Lucy Chan then talked about SRC Rule 68 revisions and the SEC’s SOAR inspection program.