Partners

Lea Gracia V. Molina

Deputy Managing Partner

Practice Areas

International Tax, Transfer Pricing

Grace has 23 years of combined corporate, legal, international tax, and transfer pricing experience in the Philippines and Vietnam. She was a Transfer Pricing Senior Manager in EY Vietnam before leading the transfer pricing practice in the Philippines and Vietnam of Quantera Global, a global boutique transfer pricing firm. Prior to her Vietnam stint, she worked in the Tax Advisory Group of SGV & Co. (EY Philippines) for almost seven (7) years and was Trust Counsel of Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation, a universal bank in the Philippines, for more than a year. She has assisted clients in their transfer pricing needs, market entry strategies, and corporate restructuring in both the Philippines and Vietnam.  She led local and regional transfer pricing projects  (planning, documentation, and dispute resolution) for clients in various industries such as business process outsourcing, automotive, garments, pharmaceutical, consumer goods, oil and

gas, logistics/freight forwarding services, insurance, banks and financial institutions, among others.  In addition, she has written tax and transfer pricing articles for local and international publications and has been invited as resource speaker on transfer pricing in various seminars and symposia in Vietnam and the Philippines.

Education, Experience & Training

  • Bachelor of Laws, University of the Philippines Diliman
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Studies, cum laude, University of the Philippines Diliman

Affiliations

  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines
  • Tax Management Association of the Philippines
  • Financial Executives Association of the Philippines
  • Philippine Business Group in Vietnam