JGC named 2016 UST TOTAL Awardee


Country Managing Partner-Designate Itos Cruz (JGC) will be presented with The Outstanding Thomasian Alumni (TOTAL) award for 2016 by the University of Santo Tomas (UST). JGC is being recognized for exemplifying Thomasian core values in the field of accountancy, competence in pioneering human endeavors, and compassion for people and the society.

TOTAL was launched in 1993 and is the highest honor given by the university to its alumni in recognition of their significant and exemplary contributions to society and the church. The 2016 TOTAL Awards will take place on 18 November 2016.

JGC earned his Bachelor of Science in Commerce degree from the UST in 1981. He was the first recipient of the UST Alfredo M. Velayo College of Accountancy Professional Achievement Award in Public Accounting in 2009. JGC was also cited as one of the UST College of Commerce’s top 75 alumni during its 75th anniversary in 2008.