Maria Vivian C. Ruiz is the Vice Chair and Deputy Managing Partner of SGV (EY Philippines). Vivian is also the EY ASEAN Deputy Assurance Leader.
As Vice Chair and Deputy Managing Partner, Vivian supports the Chairman and Country Managing Partner in overseeing the Firm’s overall strategic direction and in driving its business growth. She also heads SGV’s Clients and Markets Committee, which drives the client-centric initiatives across service lines and key sectors. As the EY ASEAN Deputy Assurance Leader, she works with the regional Assurance leader to drive various initiatives across the ASEAN region that emphasize sustainable audit quality and efficiency, promote digital tools and innovations, and transform service delivery models.
Vivian obtained her Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Western Australia and graduated cum laude from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila with a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce, major in Accounting.
How is Vivian building a better working world
As Vice Chair and Deputy Managing Partner, Vivian ensures that the Firm is enabled with the right skills, competence, trainings and experience to ensure quality service delivery to clients and other stakeholders.