WS receives honorary doctorate in humanities AUF


The Angeles University Foundation (AUF) conferred on SGV Founder Wash SyCip (WS) the degree of Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa, during the university’s commencement exercises on 11 April in Angeles City.

The university conferred the degree on Mr. SyCip in recognition of his significant contributions to education in establishing the Asian Institute of Management, which put the country on the global education map; his ardent efforts to alleviate poverty in the Philippines; and for having brought pride and distinction to the country following the international success of SGV & Co., the recognized leader in the accounting profession.

SGV partners Vic Noel, Itos Cruz, Mannie Alcantara, Daks Balili, Winnie Chan, Peps Zabat and Vince Abella with retired partners Quina Jamias and Lito Gonzales attended the ceremony where WS was also the guest speaker.

Congratulations, WS!