Aboitiz Finance and Accounting team members and team leaders gathered at the Cebu City Marriott Hotel for the annual Groupwide Accounting Forum to discuss the changes in accounting standards, updates on Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) regulations, and the latest result of the 2014 SGV audit feedback. The forum provides a venue to discuss the impact of these changes and how they can be addressed on a groupwide level. AEV SVP and Chief Financial Officer Dmi Lozano opened the Forum and welcomed the participants and guests. AEV FVP and Controller Melinda Bathan shared the audit feedback while guest speakers from SGV and BIR conducted talks and workshops. In photo (L-R): Melinda R. Bathan, AEV, FVP-Controller; Janette Bayawa (BIR); Maria Socorro Lozano, Chief LTDO 123; Raniel Sarsonas, OIC, DPQA Section, LTDO 123; Atty. Joseph Tugonon, AEV, VP, Tax Advisory & Compliance.