P&A Grant Thornton chairperson and chief executive officer (CEO) Marivic Españo was conferred the 2020 Outstanding Professional of the Year in the field of Accountancy by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).
The prestigious award was given by the Commission as recommended by a distinguished panel of judges to Españo for fulfilling the criteria of exemplifying professional competence and integrity of the highest degree, for her contributions to the advancement of the Accountancy profession and her contribution and participation in socio-related activities.
As a recognized expert in fields such as strategy, management, business process improvement, professional accounting services and taxation, Españo has exhibited impeccable leadership and excellence throughout her professional career.
She steered P&A Grant Thornton (Punongbayan & Araullo) to remarkable levels of growth, being its CEO since 2011.
As published in Malaya Business Insights, dated 08 January 2021