Climate Change and Sustainability Services (CCaSS) Manager Yna Altea D. Antipala was one of the guest speakers in the Ateneo Corporate Sustainability Conference (ACSC) 2022: Nexus. Over a hundred students from grades 9 to 11 nationwide participated in the interactive online event and Q&A session on 2 to 9 April 2022. Yna talks about corporate sustainability Yna was the speaker on “Sustainability is Your Business: Assessing Value Driven Sustainability in the Business Scene.” She talked about concrete sustainability goals for businesses, global sustainability efforts, and long-term value creation. She also served as one of the panelists in the event’s synchronous Q&A session. The ACSC 2022: Nexus was organized by the Ateneo Management Engineering Association to share its core advocacy of corporate sustainability with high school participants and empower a community of CS-oriented leaders through learning.
WPT was featured as one of three Big Names in the Accounting and Finance World in a web article for OneMega magazine’s April 2022 issue. Outstanding Accounting and Finance Leaders In the article, WPT talked about his personal and professional life. He recounted his humble beginnings and struggles as a student and young professional. He recognized how consistent hard work and unwavering faith in the Almighty played a huge role in his success as a leader in finance and accounting. As SGV’s Country Managing Partner, he also shared how he finds Purpose in looking after the Firm’s people, assisting clients with their business needs, creating meaningful relationships on a professional and personal level, and returning home to the warmth and comfort of his family at the end of the day. He was featured together with Marivic Españo, Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of P&A Grant Thornton, and Sharon Dayoan, Chairman and CEO of KPMG R.G. Manabat & Co.
Four SGVeans will receive gold and bronze medals from the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (ICMA) for their exemplary performance in the 2021 and 2022 CMA examinations. CMA topnotchers JM, Carlos, Trisha, and Kimberly Consulting Senior Associate Juan Miguel “JM” G. Mallare and Assurance Senior Associate Carlos Benedict F. Echevarria were among the highest scorers, earning gold medals, while Global Compliance & Reporting (GCR) Manager Trisha Claire Y. Cabanlit and Consulting Associate Kimberly Candice L. Lim were among the third highest scorers, earning bronze medals. The top scorers are determined during each testing window. Kimberly, Carlos, and Trisha took the exams in 2021 while JM took the exams in the first quarter of 2022. Congratulations to our new CMA topnotchers!