PASAI welcome Mr. Manuel “Manny” L. San Jose Jr. to the PASAI Family as the newly appointed Public Auditor of Chuuk State, FSM. Mr San Jose Jr is not new to PASAI as he was working for about nine years at the FSM National Public Auditor's Office prior to being appointed as the Chuuk State Public Auditor. He started working as an Audit Supervisor and held the position of Audit Consultant/Audit Manager when he left FSM National Public Auditor's Office in 2017. Over the years he has participated in many PASAI activities, workshops and regional/global programmes and we look forward to working with him once again in his new capacity.
Mr. San Jose has 36 years working experience in the fields of auditing, finance and accounting, and information technology both in private and government sectors. In private sector, he worked for companies in various industries such as auditing, manufacturing, insurance and education (a university) where he held a number of key executive posts such as Audit Manager, Management Information Systems (MIS) Manager, Assistant Vice President for Information Technology, Senior Assistant Vice President for Audit, Vice President/Comptroller for Finance, and Chief Finance Officer (CFO).
Mr. San Jose, a cum laude graduate, earned a bachelor degree in commercial science major in accounting. Furthermore, he earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) and currently has earned six professional certifications as follows:
1. Certified Public Accountant (CPA-Phils)
2. Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
3. Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
4. Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP)
5. Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
6. Certified Forensic Investigation Professional (CFIP)
PASAI look forward to working with Mr San Jose and his staff to make a difference to the lives of citizens in FSM State of Chuuk.
Congratulations again on your new appointment!