Richard Ibarra Senior Manager, Tax Advisory and Compliance Makati +63 (2) 988 2288

Work experience

Richard has a decade of accounting and taxation experience. He has extensive experience in providing tax compliance/due diligence audits and tax outsourcing services to local and multinational companies.

Prior to joining P&A Grant Thornton, Richard worked as a Cost Accountant in a manufacturing company and as an Accounting Manager in a group of chain restaurants. He also teaches accounting and taxation subjects part-time at his alma mater, the Polytechnic University of the Philippines.


  • Certified Public Accountant


  • Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Philippine Association of Management Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Public Accountants in Education
  • Philippine Society for Training and Development
  • Fellow Royal Institution of Singapore


  • Master's degree in Business Administration (academics completed), Polytechnic University of the Philippines
  • Bachelor's degree in Accountancy, Polytechnic University of the Philippines