SGV Clark launched the inaugural edition of the Doing Business in Clark publication on 7 November 2022 at the SGV Clark office. Over 100 SGV partners and alumni, key government officials, and representatives from different foreign embassies attended the launch.
SGV partners and leaders pose with the DBC brochure
Developed by SGV in close collaboration with the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), Clark Development Corporation (CDC), and Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC), the publication is a brief guide for potential foreign and local investors looking to set up business operations in Clark. The publication aims to promote and highlight the developments in Clark, Pampanga, as well as the reforms and initiatives set forth by the government and the private sector that would benefit locators and investors alike.
SGV Chairman and Country Managing Partner Wilson P. Tan (WPT) gave the opening remarks. Keynote speakers SGV Vice Chairman and Deputy Managing Partner Maria Vivian C. Ruiz (VCR), SGV Senior Policy Adviser and Former Ambassador Delia Domingo Albert (DDA), BCDA Chairman Delfin N. Lorenzana, BCDA President and CEO Aileen Zosa, CDC President and CEO Atty. Agnes Devanadera, CIAC OIC President and CEO Darwin Cunanan, and Philippine Ambassador to Korea Maria Theresa B. Dizon-De Vega also delivered their respective messages.
SGV Clark Partner-in-Charge and Head Margaux A. Advincula (MAA), Market Group 7 leader Jose Pepito E. Zabat III (JEZ), and SGV Clark Tax Partner Hentje Leo L. Leaño (LLL) organized the event.
The Doing Business in Clark publication is the latest edition in SGV’s Doing Business in the Philippines series. The brochure presents an economic overview of Clark, its taxation rules, investment policies, incentives for investors, and essential information on Clark’s assets.