SGV celebrates 74th Staff Anniversary

SGV Partners and staff held the first-ever virtual Staff Anniversary on 16 October. Celebrating 74 purposeful years, the Firm recognized its outstanding professionals who remain dedicated to delivering exceptional client service despite the latest disruptions.

WPT and RMP Nam Soon Liew

SGV Chairman and Country Managing Partner (CMP) Wilson P. Tan (WPT) delivered the opening remarks and commended everyone for their dedication, solidarity and renewed commitment to professional and personal growth. He discussed the challenges the Firm has faced in the past and emphasized that SGVeans have the strength and resolve to overcome disruptions and emerge better and stronger than ever. He concluded his remarks with a presentation of SGV’s Leadership team, which guides the Firm’s professionals towards fulfilling our Purpose.

EY ASEAN Regional Managing Partner (RMP) Nam Soon Liew then shared a special message encouraging everyone to remain inspired and focused on our collective Purpose of building a better working world. He also highlighted the value of purposeful leadership and recognized the projects and programs led by SGVeans to help communities affected by the pandemic.

The anniversary program then featured the Loyalty, Special and SyCip Awards as well as the promotions of staff to CBS Director, Senior Director and Executive Director. In the days leading to the virtual anniversary event, each Market Group and Business Enablement Services (BES) held their respective promotion ceremonies.

Video tributes followed in honor of retired Assurance Partner Jo Estomo and former Chairman and Managing Partner Itos Cruz. Itos will be retiring by the end of this year. In between segments, brief testimonies of staff members were featured on how our Purpose guides them in their personal and professional journeys.

The program concluded with the formal presentation of the 6 new partners and one principal, namely: Genghis Grospe, Juan Miguel Machuca, Conrad Allan Alviz, Redgienald Radam, Smith Lim, Lady March Diam Trinidad and Joyce Francisco.

Newly Admitted Partners and Principal