Moores Rowland Philippines & Co. welcomes Cordez Pabas & Asociates, CPAs for joining MRP & Co’s network of independent member firms last July 19, 2019. The contract signing was held at the Philippine Stock Exchange, West Tower, 20th floor, 2005B NBT room of Moores Rowland Philippines.
The certificate of membership was granted and awarded by the Managing Partner, Neil Sison , Partner, Myra Oliva and Partner for Operations, Aiza Camua.
As an Independent Member Firm of Moores Rowland Philippines & Co., Cordez Pabas & Asociates, CPAs can now enjoy a variety of resources and business opportunities such as Network and Marketing, professional training, brand strength, benchmarking, access to affiliate products and Services, discounts on products and services, updates and outsourcing and resourcing of non-expertise.
Managing Partner, Alfred Pabas has fourteen years combined work experience in finance, accounting, taxation, auditing, internal control, US Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, ISO 9001, project management and software implementation, training and coaching, risk management, and compliance. Seven years in public accounting, consulting and tax practice and another seven years working for various multi-national companies and in a universal bank in the field of finance, audit, compliance and internal controls.
He took up BS Accountancy at the Mindanao State University and a Certified Public Accountant. He also completed Management Development Program at the Asian Institute of Management, Certified Internal Control Program at the Institute for Internal Controls Philippines, Certified Forensic Accountant Program at the Institute of Certified Forensic Accountants – Philippines. Currently, he is taking Juris Doctor at MLQU Law and one of the graduating students of class 2020. He also attended several trainings local and abroad.
Alfred is also the Chairman and CEO of Jivan Solutions, Inc., an IT company he co-founded in 2015 offering accounting, inventory and payroll systems to various customers. He is also one of the Consultants of Caucus, Inc., a consultancy firm formed by seasoned experts in various fields and industries and a part-time professor at National College of Business and Arts teaching Accounting and Taxation subjects. He was a former Control and Compliance Manager at TNT Express Phils., Inc., former Sr. Analyst, Internal Control Analyst and SAP Access Control Administrator at ABB, Inc. and a former Semi-senior Auditor at Allied Banking Corporation.
Partner, Atty. James Cordez, a CPA-lawyer, has been in accounting practice for almost two decades, and currently provides accounting, tax and lawyering services. His qualifications include in-depth knowledge of legal proceedings and correspondence; proficiency in auditing information pertaining to compliance and regulations; strong research skills; good time management and detail oriented. Ability to handle multiple tasks in a high paced working environment; analytical and creative; results-driven; relevant experience in the following functional areas: Financial Planning and Control, Tax Compliance, Regulatory Reports, Budget and Control, and SAP Competent; skilled in records and file management,
interdepartmental communications, correspondence, staff supervision and development, financial and project coordination; recommends procedure to streamline processes and update financial policies and procedures, as necessary; demonstrates communication through presentations and proposal skills, staff supervisory skills, professional relationships, and coordination with department heads, various government agencies, and principals.
He earned his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from Ateneo De Naga University, Computer System Design and Programming with Academic Distinction award from AMA Computer Learning Center, and Bachelor of Laws from Arellano University School of Law. Atty. James is an accredited professional in Public Practice by the Board of Accountancy.
Atty. James has worked with Ayala Property Management Corporation (APMC), Eton Philippines Properties, Inc., and Costa Del Hamilo, Inc. (an SM Prime subsidiary). He was also a faculty in the Corporate Program of APMC: Audit and Financial Management Module. Aside from public practice in accountancy and private practice in lawyering, he is also a part-time professor in accounting and law subjects in Colegio de San Juan De Letran Calamba. He also provide services for incorporation of new business, financial statement preparation, external audit, tax, and other regulatory compliance.
Moores-Rowland Philippines & Co. (MRP & Co.) is a member firm of Moores Rowland Asia Pacific. It is one of the top group of professional firms in the Philippines and a general professional partnership providing various professional services including but not limited to merger and acquisitions, business valuations and appraisal, sustainability and environmental audit, bank and financial services information systems audit, sales and marketing, creative designs, software development, IT services, recruitment, human resources, paralegal, business registration and visa applications, trainings and network membership
Moores Rowland Philippines & Co., under SJC-NBT Group, MRP & Co. has four (4) affiliated companies, Aktus (an IT Firm) and i4one (a sales, marketing and training firm) and Sison Corillo Parone& Co. (SCP-a top accounting firm in the Philippines), and Professionals of the Future Institute.
MRP & Co., with its best effort, is servicing businesses by its continuous quality service and by helping businesses expand their networks.