Manny Villar pays tribute to mentor Washington SyCip
Former Senator Manny Villar will always remember the legacy of tycoon Washington SyCip even after his death.
Villar, in a Facebook post, offered his condolences to the family of SyCip, admitting that he considers the tycoon as a mentor and an icon.
”Wash is one of the persons who inspired me. After graduation, my first job was with the accounting firm he founded, SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV). Over the years, Wash and I would frequently share stories. He would send me notes every now and then,” the bilyonaryo said.
”I consider him a mentor. He is an icon. His legacy will remain with us long after his death. Rest in peace, Wash,” said the former lawmaker.