SGVeans take part in PICPA ANC

SGVeans participated in the 71st Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Annual National Convention (ANC) held recently in Davao City.

Country Managing Partner-Designate Itos Cruz spoke about the needs and expectations of a significant portion of today’s employees in his talk titled Culture Flex: Managing Millennials and the Work Force of the Future. Chief Risk Officer and Risk Services Head Leo Matignas, Jr. discussed ethical awareness in the workplace in a presentation on Embracing Ethical Fitness in Corporate Governance.


The PICPA also presented awards to two SGVeans. Tax Partner and Global Compliance and Reporting Head for the Philippines Henry Tan was named an Outstanding PICPA Member, while Assurance Senior Director Meynard Bonoen received the Young Achiever in Public Practice award.

Behind the scenes, SGV Davao Partner-in-Charge Alvin Pinpin took the lead in organizing all lectures as the Technical Session Chair of the event. He was assisted by managers and senior associates of SGV Davao.

Other SGVeans who attended the three-day event were Partners Dolly Miguel, John Villa, Ace Escartin and Kiko Ricamora as well as Senior Directors Leo Leaño and Peter Ventura.