You’re competing in a complex environment encompassing technology, supply chains, skilled workers, accounting standards, competitors, and probably more than a handful of regulators and tax authorities.
Our industry-focused network is designed to anticipate and address your business needs. Together, our 208,000 people, deployed across 157 countries, can both zoom out and see the big picture — the context — and zoom in on the right solution.
A large number of our clients come from this complex market sector: companies that manufacture and/or distribute consumer packaged goods, automotive products, pharmaceuticals and industrial products, and retail services. We also cover mining, oil and gas, and utility industries. Similarly, we serve a cross-section of government agencies, organisations providing healthcare and hospital services, educational and not-for-profit institutions, hospitality and leisure industry providers, engineering and construction companies, mail and transport operators.
22 Jun 2016
Alongside the continued strengthening of the Philippine economy, consumer spending is driven by an increasing amount of disposable income. The choices people make regarding where, how, and from which retailers and brands to buy are what largely influence the retail industry and leading consumer brands have recognized that there is significant value to be created in tailoring their offerings to the local market. Brands in Southeast Asia need to engage with their customers to be able to adapt to the ways that actively work with consumer desires. PwC’s report on its Total Retail 2016 Survey can help in understanding how consumers in Southeast Asian markets think about and act upon the purchases they make. Read the report to learn more about the changing consumer behaviors that will drive the next retail revolution.
03 Mar 2016
An overview of the automotive industry in Southeast Asia looks into key strategies to navigate in the promising but unpredictable Southeast Asia markets.
03 Feb 2016
The second PH-EITI Report covering 2013 collections/revenues was submitted to the EITI International Board, based in Norway, in December 2015.
27 May 2015
The 2015 Total Retail Survey, which gathered views of more than 19,000 online shopping in 19 countries, asked consumers about their purchasing preferences, use of different shopping channels and expectations of retailers. The report highlights how four major disruptions have resulted in unprecedented change in the retail industry.
16 Feb 2015
This report looks at the overall trends that are shaping tomorrow’s market environment and the market designs and business models that might ensue. It looks at the disruptions affecting companies and introduces PwC’s Energy Transformation framework.
Our clients are some of the largest in banking, capital markets, investment management, insurance, and real estate. In the tough world of business, we help our clients handle day-to-day and complex business issues to help them manage risk and improve performance. Our global network of professionals, breadth of service offering, and solid experience in providing professional services offers our clients the right global outlook they need to face the challenges of a fast changing borderless business world.
29 Jul 2016
PwC's Global Economic Crime Survey (GECS) is conducted every two years, and the 2016 GECS is particularly significant as it marks the first time that results from the Philippines are published. Of the 6,337 respondents from 115 countries, 88 were from the Philippines. This survey is also very timely, given the new administration’s focus on battling crime and corruption.
21 Jul 2016
All of today’s challenges require a finance function that has the capability to provide insight and information in order for the organization to move forward and sail smoothly with the tides of change. The challenge for finance and its CFO is how to navigate the business and remain relevant.
22 Jun 2016
There has been strong Asian cooperation efforts and continued progress in continuity, risk and recovery planning for market intermediaries and central counterparties, as well as a further integration of the banking sector in South-East Asia. The Philippines, a member of organizations such as the Association of South-East Asian Nations and the Asia-Pacific Regional Committee of the International Organization of Securities Commission, has had a hand in such regional efforts. This edition of Managing Upstream Risk provides an Asian perspective on regulatory reforms, which may inform readers about recent developments that may be used to inform strategic direction. Read the report to learn more about the recent regulatory reforms.
20 Jan 2016
Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Asia Pacific 2016, jointly published by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and PwC, gives an outlook on Asia Pacific real estate investment and development trends, real estate finance and capital markets, and trends by property sector and metropolitan area. It is based on the opinions of 343 internationally renowned real estate professionals, including investors, developers, property company representatives, lenders, brokers and consultants.
12 Aug 2015
The insurance marketplace is being transformed – and so is the tax landscape. As tax risk, scrutiny and complexity all increase, businesses are re-evaluating their tax functions. Drawing on a survey of tax leaders, PwC looks at what kind of tax function is set to emerge from the shake-up and how can you make sure yours is fit for the future.
We serve top media and entertainment groups in our client list. We have developed industry-specific services based on proven methodology to match the complex and fast-changing needs of our clients. We provide the latest developments in accounting and auditing, taxation, corporate finance, human resources management, strategic change, process improvement, and information technology, as well as business process outsourcing to give our clients distinct competitive edge in the market where they operate.
25 Aug 2016
In less than 15 years, the Shared Service subsector in the Philippines was able to emerge as one of the leaders in the Asia-Pacific region, along with India. While the Philippines has several advantages such as its financial attractiveness and skilled workforce to remain a main Shared Service location, it still has considerable potential for growth. This report not only assesses how Shared Service Centers are operating, and if they should be implemented at all, but also to find out what steps should be taken to strengthen Shared Service Businesses for the future.
22 Jun 2016
The explosion of digital technology has created this new normal where the consuming public expects real-time information and service from businesses. Due to this trend, Filipino Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) are now facing greater pressures to provide strategic and timely insights to enable management to make better business decisions. However, simply investing in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) tools and analytics are not enough to respond to this task.
22 Jun 2016
The Philippines, seen as the ASEAN’s fastest growing economy, has become a highly attractive investment destination in recent times. New and existing business organizations alike, however, are finding that there is a need to reexamine their formula for success as digital technology and customer priorities are beginning to disrupt the market. We find that a company’s operations could be the secret ingredient in helping them win in this environment. Majority of operations executives today are focusing on transformative change and new ways of creating value but without the proper framework operationalize corporate strategy, companies will miss out on big opportunities. PwC’s report on its 2015 Global Operations Survey gives insights into how leading companies around the world are using operations to drive competitive advantage.
13 May 2016
Lack of expertise: a barrier on the way to Industry 4.0.
22 Jan 2016
South East Asia is a three-speed region containing the most advanced economies, middle income ones and some of the least developed. So coming up with a list of 5 trends to look out for in 2016 is not easy.
21 Oct 2015
The media landscape of today is one that is multi-dimensional, multi-platform and multi-channel, one which offers consumers endless possibilities to discover and consume content. This trend, fuelled by the advent of affordable smart and mobile devices, is especially prevalent in Southeast Asia.
27 May 2015
Constant technological advances give rise to more security breaches, which impact financials. Survey respondents in 2014 report that the number of detected incidents soared to a total of 42.8 million, a 48% leap over 2013. This increase comes at great cost: Total financial losses attributed to security compromises increased 34% over 2013.
27 May 2015
PwC’s State of the Internal Audit Profession Study, now on its 11th year, suggests that drivers of change are influencing how internal audit should evolve to maintain its relevance. The report also discusses the concept of True North, a set of ideals used to guide an organization from its current state to where it wants to be.