Prof. Joselito G. Florendo
Appointed as Vice President for Planning and Finance on 7 May 2014, University of the Philippines Diliman Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business, Assistant Professor Joselito G. Florendo brings with him years of valuable experience as former Assistant Vice President for Planning and Finance, Executive Director of the UP Provident Fund, Director of the University’s Budget Office, Chief Accountant of the University’s Accounting Office, Assistant Executive Director of the UP Foundation, Director of UP Diliman’s Business Concessions Office and Chair of the Department of Accounting and Finance at the Virata School of Business.
Vice President Florendo completed his International Master’s in Small and Medium Enterprises in 2005 at the Asia-Europe Institute of the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (with distinction). He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accountancy degree, cum laude, in 1992 at University of the Philippines Diliman and ranked 15th in the May 1994 Certified Public Accountants Licensure Examination.
Among the recent publications he co-authored are Inventory Management in Corporate Finance: Text and Philippine Cases, Second Edition, 2009; Receivables Management in Corporate Finance: Text and Philippine Cases, Second Edition, 2009; and Cultural Center of the Philippines (B) in Cases on Art and Culture Management in the Philippine Setting, 2003.
Vice President Florendo regularly conducts seminars in accounting and finance for various public and private, local and international organizations. He was recently awarded the Deloitte-FINEX Most Outstanding Finance Educator of the Philippines for 2014-2015.