P&A GRANT Thornton, one of the leading audit, tax, advisory, and outsourcing firms in the Philippines, has named James Araullo as partner.
Mr. Araullo joined the firm’s audit and assurance division on July 1.
“The elevation to the partnership is a well-earned recognition of James’ outstanding performance throughout his career at P&A Grant Thornton and, more importantly, of his capability to contribute to the continued growth and development of the Firm,” Marivic Españo, chairperson and CEO of P&A Grant Thornton, was quoted as saying in a statement.
Mr. Araullo joined the firm in 2004, and has been involved in auditing local and multinational companies in various industries including real estate, construction, manufacturing, services, retail and distribution, nonprofit organizations, and business process outsourcing.
An accountancy graduate of San Beda College, Mr. Araullo has been involved in financial due diligence audit, review engagements, and securities offering services.