Cirilo P. Noel (Vic), 57, joined SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV&Co.) in 1983 and was officially appointed Chairman and Managing Partner on 1 February 2010. He is a former governor of the Management Association of the Philippines, a trustee of Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP), a trustee of Philippine Business for Education (PBED), and is a member of the Board of Trustee of the Makati Business Club. He is a former member of the EY Global Advisory Council, current member of the Ernst & Young (EY) Asia Pacific Advisory Council, and Presiding Partner of the EY ASEAN Partners Forum.
He is the former President of the Harvard Law Alumni Association of the Philippines, a fellow of the Harvard International Tax Program, and a member of the board of trustees of the Harvard Club of the Philippines.
Vic graduated from the University of the East in Manila with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and also holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the Ateneo de Manila University Law School. He has a Master’s degree in Law from the Harvard Law School. He attended the 4 Management Development Program at the Asian Institute of Management in 1989.