Eric R. Recalde was a speaker at the Metro Manila Ethics & Leadership Summit Joint Quarterly Membership Meeting and Professional Fair organized by the Philippine Institute of Public Accountants (“PICPA”). The event’s theme was “Traversing the New Landscape with Stronger Ethical and Leadership Foundation”. It was held last 10 December 2020.
As Chair of the Ethics Board of PICPA and a taxation law practitioner, Mr. Recalde shared his thoughts on the intersection of law and ethics in businesses. He was joined by Ms. Lucy Lim Chan, the Assurance Professional Practice Director and Head of Risk Management of EY Philippines. They participated in the talk on operationalizing the ethical requirements under the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (“IESBA”) Code of Ethics for professional accountants by Ms. Caroline Lee, a member and the incoming Deputy Chairman of IESBA.
Mr. Recalde is the Head of the Firm’s Tax Department.