Cedrick is a Certified Public Accountant with five (5) years of experience in accounting and audit services. He served as Senior Associate of one of the big four auditing firms in the Philippines under the Risk Advisory Services Group (ASG) and an Associate of the Financial Assurance Services (FAS). He is also a financial literacy advocate and consultant.
During his stint as a risk advisor, he was involved in internal audit engagements for Australian government entities, focusing on controls testing and contracts compliance review. Under the assurance practice, he handled audit engagements of PSE-listed companies in the mining and metals and shipping and logistics industry, as well as for a hotel and a stock and transfer agent. Part of his audit exposure also involved the identification of operational areas for improvement and business process reviews.
Cedrick keeps abreast of the current developments in the field of accountancy by being involved in the academe as a CPA licensure examination reviewer and professor handling Financial Accounting and Auditing subjects. He also frequently facilitates seminars conducted by the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) as a resource speaker.
Cedrick placed 3rd in the October 2014 Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination and finished his Accountancy degree, Summa cum Laude. He was a student leader and participated in numerous leadership and academic conferences during his college years.