Philippines Celebrations

The next stop on the ‘Road Show’ for Prof Brendan O’Connell (ICMA President), Prof Janek Ratnatunga (ICMA CEO) and Dr. Chris D’Souza (ICMA CFO) was the Philippines.

The ‘Strategic Management Accounting Forum’ was held on December 10th at the Edsa Shangrila Hotel in Manila. There were over 100 attendees. Prof Janek Ratnatunga, CEO ICMA gave a talk on “Financial Statements and Reports in a Digitized World”, and Prof Brendan O’Connell, President ICMA talked of “The Frontiers of Integrated Reporting”. The other speakers, Mr. Alexander Wolboldt and Mr. Francis Miranda, were drawn from amongst the distinguished members of ICMA.

At this function, Global Accounting Hall of Fame awards were given to Dr. Joselito Diga, the CFO of United Laboratories, Inc. and to Dr. Arnel Onesimo Uy, who has held many senior appointments at De La Salle University.

Standing from Left to Right: Mr. Alexander Wolboldt; Ms. Rachel Jinayon, Dr. Chris D’Souza Prof Brendan O’Connell; Prof Janek Ratnatunga and Mr Henry Ong. Kneeling from Left to Right: Ms. Krizha Ligo; Ms. Tine Buenaflor; Ms. Zerah Carlet; Ms. Irene Navarro and Ms. Mary Peji., who were the key organisers of the ‘Strategic Management Accounting Forum’ that the staff organised in Manila, in December 2016.

From Left to Right: Mr. Alexander Wolboldt; Mr. Francis Miranda, Dr. Joselito Diga, Dr. Arnel Onesimo Uy; Prof Janek Ratnatunga (ICMA CEO); Prof Brendan O’Connell (ICMA President); Dr. Chris D’Souza (ICMA CFO) and Mr Henry Ong, ICMA Regional Director, Philippines.

Prof Janek Ratnatunga, CEO ICMA, with the staff of Business Sense, Inc., the Regional Office in Philippines, celebrating after a very successful the ‘Strategic Management Accounting Forum’ that the staff organised in Manila, in December 2016.