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Ms. Tankiang heads the Corporate & Commercial law Department. She is a lecturer on Taxation and Sales at the University of the Philippines College of Law. Ms. Tankiang has special expertise in the fields of taxation, mergers & acquisitions, banking & finance, securities, and power & energy. She is also an active member  and officer in various local and international law associations. Ms. Tankiang is a member of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association and its Deputy Committee Coordinator. She earned her Bachelor of Arts (Honors) major in Economics from the De La Salle University, graduating summa cum laude in 1977. She also obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines College of law in 1981, graduating cum laude and valedictorian. Ms. Tankiang earned her Master of Laws degree from Harvard University in 1986. She is currently the President of the Harvard Club of the Philippines.

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Tankiang, Sylvette Y.

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sy.tankiang@thefirmva.com