Our history

Below are key milestones in our history:

1922 Charles P. White and Percival S. Page open an accountancy practice in the Philippines called White, Page & Co.
1948 After the war, a new partnership is formed under Stewart, Dacanay, Cunanan & Co.
1951 The company name changes to Stewart, Cunanan & Co.
1956 Joaquin Cunanan becomes the first Filipino senior partner of the company.
1958 The company is designated as Price Waterhouse correspondent in the Philippines
1962 The company inaugurates its Management Advisory, then Tax Services
1964 The company name changes to Joaquin Cunanan & Co.
1970 Jose Florento becomes senior partner
1973 The company becomes a member of Price Waterhouse International
1975 The company opens its Cebu branch office
1981 Corazon de la Paz-Bernardo becomes chairman and senior partner; also becomes Price Waterhouse's first lady senior partner worldwide.
1982 The company celebrates its 60th anniversary
1985 Joaquin Cunanan is elevated to the Accountancy Hall of Fame
1997 The company celebrates its 75th anniversary
1998 Price Waterhouse merges globally with Coopers & Lybrand to create PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
2001 Jerry Isla becomes chairman and senior partner
2002 The company celebrates its 80th anniversary
2005 The company name changes to Isla Lipana & Co.
2006 Tammy Lipana becomes chairman and senior partner
2007 WE are 85! Wisdom and experience
2009 Judith V. Lopez is elected chairman and senior partner
2012 The company celebrates its 90th anniversary
2013 Alexander B. Cabrera becomes chairman and senior partner