Washington SyCip

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SyCip in January 2008

Washington Z. SyCip, PLH BOLk RNO1kl (30 June 1921 – 7 October 2017) was a Filipino-American accountant. He was the founder of the Asian Institute of Management and the accounting firm SGV & Company. He was born in Manila, Philippines.

SyCip fought in World War II. He became a United States citizen in 1943.[1]

SyCip died of a heart attack on 7 October 2017 near New York City while on a flight traveling from Montreal to Manila at the age of 96.[2]

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  1. Cunningham, Susan J. "Back To His Roots". Forbes.
  2. News, ABS-CBN. "Tycoon and philanthropist Washington Sycip passes away". ABS-CBN News.