Featured Speakers


Emelino Maestro

Mr. Emelino T. Maestro passed the CPA board exam in 1987 . His accounting practice and experience covered both the private and government arena. He has written more than 30 books in the field of Philippine taxation and is acknowledged by his students and followers as the Father of Tax Accounting, thus the moniker Tax Guru.

Marvin Galang

Marvin is the Head Advisor of Xero accounting software for the Philippines, the Chief Process Officer of Double Rule, Xero's 2014 Accounting Partner of the Year for the United States, and President of Ten Elleven Manila, a Certified Cloud Service Provider of Xero in the Philippines.  A graduate of San Beda College and a Philippine CPA board topnotcher in 1999 and a US CPA.  Prior to being independent, Marvin took on roles involving information systems and process efficiency in companies like Procter & Gamble, KPMG, E&Y, and the US Internal Revenue Service.

Jesse Meneses

Mr. Jesse is a trainer and speaker for certified public accountants in the audit and commerce and industry sectors of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He also handled speaking engagements on audit and accounting-related matters with listed and other entities such as Ayala Land, Globe Telecom, LBC Holdings and many more. He is a visiting reviewer of CRC-ACE CPA Review School and has taught survey of financial accounting, management accounting and corporate finance in the MBA Program. Currently, he is the Vice President for Continuing Professional Development of PICPA Tarlac.


Maria Luisa Tindog

In working as an Executive Manager in the Internal Audit Department, Ms. Luisa has gained various certifications throughout her career such as Certified Management Accountant, Certified Forensic Accountant and Certified Internal Auditor.  She previously worked at Jewelmer International Corporation for 8 years. Currently, she is the Managing Consultant of Punongbayan and Araullo Grant Thornton and a member of Certified Fraud Examineer.


Ryan De Vera

He is an alumnus of Registered Financial Planner of the Philippines and a graduate of Management of Financial Institutions from De La Salle University-Manila. He believes that every person should be a Responsible Investor and should start building their wealth from the first moment they earn.

He is a trusted Financial Consultant of many startup families, schools, individuals, and business owners, helping them secure their desired level of wealth through one-on-one money coaching and matching them with the best financial solutions available in the market. He is the founder and Chief Enrichment Officer of WealthBuilderAsia.com, a financial services consultancy firm.