Mae is a Certified Public Accountant with 5 years of work experience in external auditing of various industries such as investment houses, insurance brokerage, hotels, construction companies, automotive and has experience in handling large group audits which involved consolidation of almost 80 companies. At AVANA, Mae will oversee investor accounting process, implement policies and internal audit procedures on loans to ensure proper accounting of investor earnings and proper managing of investor funding. She will also be tasked to produce credit updates on existing loans.
Prior to joining AVANA, Mae worked as a Senior Auditor in Ernst & Young (EY) in which she led the team to audit financial statements in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards and International Standards on Auditing and led the discussion of audit issues to her clients. She had also been a part of EY Middle East and North Africa (MENA) where she was involved in the preparation of various technical materials as guidance for the auditors across the EY- MENA region and participated in the development of innovative solutions and digitalization of audit processes and data analytics.
Mae graduated as Magna Cum Laude from Polytechnic University of the Philippines.
Typical Mae: Aims to always be better: professionally and personally. Makes family a priority.
Past Itineraries: United Arab Emirates, Europe including Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, and Italy.
Passionate About: Family and learning.
Personal Motto: If you want something, do something about it. If you don’t want something, do something about it.
Favorite Quote: “Each one of us matters, has a role to play, and makes a difference. Each one of us must take responsibility for our own lives, and above all, show respect and love for living things around us, especially each other.” -Jane Goodall.