P&A Grant Thornton Tax Advisory and Compliance Head Atty. Eleanor Roque was recently named a Woman in Tax Leader in the Philippines by World Tax in association with the International Tax Review (ITR). She is one of the five Filipinas cited in the ninth edition of the annual list of the world's leading tax practitioners. Within the Grant Thornton global network of independent assurance, tax, and advisory firms, Atty. Roque is among 17 Grant Thornton professionals on the Women in Tax list. Atty. Roque has been in the tax practice for more than 20 years. Prior to joining P&A Grant Thornton in 2009, she was a Tax Director of Grant Thornton Vietnam for two years. Atty. Roque is currently president of the Tax Management Association of the Philippines, as well as member of the Financial Executive Institute of the Philippines and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.
As published in BusinessWorld, dated 11 December 2019