Ramon F. Garcia, Managing Partner
Crowe Horwath Philippines
Ramon F. Garcia & Company, CPAs (RFG & CO) is an accountancy and consultancy firm based in the Philippines with a legally registered general professional partnership that has been operating for many years now with five areas of expertise in
accounting and finance services—audit, tax, advisory, risk, and outsource. Established in March 1981, Ramon F. Garcia primarily founded the firm as a solo practice after gaining professional experience from then Big 8 accounting firm for several years and earning the remarkable trust of its valued clients. A year after its formation, the solo practice was reorganized as a partnership called Garcia De Castro & Co. In May 1988, it was officially launched as Ramon F. Garcia and Company. The business endeavour flourished from an innate desire of Ramon F. Garcia to create a great group of accountants who will render excellent and credible services.
Together with Josefino F. Garcia, the supportive brother of Ramon F. Garcia, RFG & CO had tied its business knots with another set of passionate and well-experienced individuals as the company had grown into a globally competitive team of professionals
in the present time.
The leaders' eye for notable success helped RFG & CO become a competitive company in aiming for better opportunities and more innovative concepts. In 2008, Crowe Horwath International, a global accounting network with over 150 independent accounting and advisory services firms around the world, welcomed RFG & CO as one of its members that mutually adheres to its core values and worldwide reputation in quality and service. As Crowe Horwath International plays a big role as the industry’s unique alternative to the big four, RFG & CO also continues the challenge to be better and to be the chosen partner of clients here in the Philippines.
RFG & CO also takes pride of its medium-sized firm, with over a hundred well chosen and proficient staff members. The company inculcates the importance of aiming for excellence in every single task. RFG & CO also dedicates time for spiritual and values formation activities, which contribute to the career advancement and character foundation of the employees. Through on-going technical trainings and annual development programs, the knowledge, skills and camaraderie of the staff are being enhanced.
RFG & CO’s current pool of clients includes a high percentage of companies that trust them for assurance services. The accounting firm takes a vital part in the decision making process of its client. From professional and independent opinions to information
systems security reviews and operational analysis, RFG & CO commits all its best knowledge and effective resources to attain the goal of its clientele. Another expertise of the company is the accounting and internal audit outsource service, which lets other
companies to have a reliable partner in curating well-planned documents and in improving the effectiveness of risk management for their businesses. Other engagements of RFG & CO involve tax consultancy, business registration and government compliance, and corporate business advisory.
With the great combination of passion, dedication and excellence, RFG & CO is continuously strategizing more effective techniques to achieve three things—contribute to the success of its clients’ business goals, maintain the good relationship with its partners, and widen its market reach. As RFG & CO now enters another chapter after more than its 30-year milestone, you can always expect the company to provide the best results as it still remains to be one of the most trusted choices of the business community in the country.
RFG & CO is accredited by the following government agencies:
• Board of Accountancy / Professional Regulation Commission (BOA/PRC)
• Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)
• Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
• Cooperative Development Authority (CDA)
• Insurance Commission (IC)
• Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)
• Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)