45 SGV CPAs to receive Accountancy Centenary Award of Excellence

Forty-five SGV CPAs, including former leaders, alumni, and current SGV Chairman and Managing Partner Wilson P. Tan, are among the country’s 100 Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) who will be conferred the Accountancy Centenary Award of Excellence by the Professional Regulation Commission’s Board of Accountancy (BOA) in celebration of 100 years of the accountancy profession in the Philippines. 


The Centenary awardees are Filipino CPAs who have demonstrated unquestionable integrity, contributed immensely to the advancement of the accountancy profession, and participated remarkably in national development. Forty-eight of the awards will be conferred posthumously, while 52 will be given during the conferment ceremonies on 17 March 2023 at the Manila Hotel.


SGV recognizes the awardees’ extraordinary accomplishments and commitment to the profession, which have greatly advanced the practice of accountancy in the Philippines. 


The former and current SGV awardees are:




Washington SyCip

Alfredo M. Velayo


Chairs and Managing Partners


Roberto V. Ongpin

Rizalino S. Navarro

Gloria Tan Climaco

Carlos R. Alindada

Cesar Antonio V. Purisima

David L. Balangue

Cirilo P. Noel

J. Carlitos G. Cruz

Wilson P. Tan


Alumni Partners


Guillermo N. Carague

Eduardo B. De Guia

Baltazar N. Endriga

Aurora T. Garcia

Antonieta Fortuna Ibe

Jaime C. Laya

Roberto G. Manabat

Mario T. Mananghaya 

Leonardo J. Matignas, Jr.

Benjamin R. Punongbayan

Eugenio R. Reyes

Jose T. Sio

Protacio T. Tacandong

Joel L. Tan-Torres

Eduardo M. Villanueva




Pio D. Baconga

Jaime J. Bautista

Rosario S. Bernaldo

Ma. Elenita B. Cabrera

Leonardo D. Cuaresma, Jr.

Corazon S. Dela Paz-Bernardo

Luis C. Diaz

Kim Jacinto-Henares

Jeffrey C. Lim 

Roque A. Lim

Eugene T. Mateo

Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza

Gregorio S. Navarro

Raul C. Pagdanganan

June Cheryl C. Revilla

Alicia LL. Reyes

Nestor V. Tan

Ma. Violeta V. Vicente

Manuel B. Villar, Jr.




SGV also proudly honors exceptional alumni who served as past members of the BOA and who have been bestowed Recognition Awards by the current BOA for acting as “Guardians of the Profession Through the Years.” 


These awardees are: 


Alumni Partners 


Gerard B. Sanvictores

Betty C. Siy-Yap




Eliseo A. Aurellado

Violeta J. Josef

Winefreda O. Madarang

Carmelita G. Salgado

Lucila C. Tarriela


Congratulations to our outstanding CPAs!

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