Aviso is a valuation and advisory firm assisting top corporations in the fields of Real estate, Development Finance, Hospitality, Infrastructure, Power and Manufacturing, among others.

We are a team of well-rounded individuals guided by experienced specialists. We adhere to international standards such as the International Valuation Standards (IVS) and the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), which enable us to assist our clients in the competitive environment of ASEAN Integration and globalization.

Why Aviso?

We have created our Valuation & Advisory approach under a highly-adaptive, highly-responsive level of technical service such that the rest of the industry is still playing catch up.  As a result, our Clients enjoy valuation and advisory services comparable to foreign valuation firms. And despite the technical nature of our work, we focus on producing reader-friendly reports for a wider audience of laymen.

Board of Directors

Roque M. Sorioso, Jr.

Chairman of the Board / Lead Consultant
  • Director, Asiana Prime Holdings Corp.
  • Founding Trustee, Business Valuers Institute Philippines
  • Institute of Philippine Real Estate Appraiser, various posts
  • Editor, Institute of Phil. Real Estate Appraiser Journal
  • Lecturer, University of the Philippines and Ateneo de Manila University
  • Consultant for ADB, ADMU, Sallmanns HK, Sallmanns Ph, LCH, ALM EC, IFC

Mr. Sorioso worked overseas (Hong Kong and South Korea) as a business valuation specialist primarily for IPOs and M&As. He is Academic Chair of the Business Valuers Institute Philippines (BVIP) in UP Diliman and has been active in various capacities in the Institute of Philippine Real Estate Appraisers (IPREA) and the Center for Appraisal Studies (CAS). He took his M.A. in Economics in the Ateneo de Manila University and his undergraduate studies in the University of the Philippines – Diliman.

Jose Miguel Alvaro F. Camus

Chief Executive Officer
  • Director, Asiana Prime Holdings Corp.
  • President, Kitsilano Venture Capital, Inc.
  • Vice President, Gramer-C Properties Inc.
  • Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Member, Management Association of the Philippines

Jose Miguel Alvaro F. Camus finished his degree of Entrepreneurial Management in the University of Asia and the Pacific. Miguel’s dynamic, innovative, and pro-active management skills and his remarkable track record from Ayala Land, the largest real estate company in the country, is the breakthrough in the organization.

Paolo Martin M. Ortigas

  • Director, Kitsilano Venture Capital, Inc.
  • Director, Francisco Ortigas Securities, Inc.
  • Director, J. Romero and Associates
  • Relationship Manager for Wealth Management, Standard Chartered (2011-2012)
  • Platinum Relationship Manager, Globe Telecom (2008-2011)
  • Master in Business Administration, Ateneo Graduate School of Business (2007)

Karima Patricia V. Palafox

  • Managing Partner, Palafox Associates
  • Director, Palafox Architecture Group
  • Master of Industrial Economics, University of Asia and the Pacific
  • Master of Science in Urban Planning with specialization in Urban Design at Oxford Brookes University
  • Advanced Management, University of Asia and the Pacific and IESE Barcelona
  • Entrepreneurship, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
  • Chartered Member, Royal Town Planning Institute United Kingdom
  • Vice President, Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners
  • Founding Member, International Federation of BPW (Business and Professional Women) – Makati Chapter
  • One of the “Urban Land 40 Under 40”

Atty. Amando J. Ponsaran, Jr.

Corporate Secretary
  • Senior Manager, Corporate Counsels of the Philippines
  • University of San Agustin – Major in Finance/ Marketing
  • Arellano University, School of Law
  • Philippine Christian University, College of Law

Atty. Ponsaran, Jr. is a pioneer in CCP with 15 years’ experience in Corporate Services, including incorporation, company registration, setting-up of domestic entities and assisting foreign entities in obtaining license to do business in the Philippines whether as a branch, representative office, or regional office. He also handles secondary registration such as securing secondary licenses for financial institutions, insurance broker/agent, recruitment, and permit to sell securities, registration of investments with the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), registration with the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), the Board of Investment (BOI) and Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB). He provides support services in corporate acquisition, restructuring and re-organization, mergers and consolidation. He also provides support for securities registration and listing, corporate due diligence and handles registration work with Registry of Deeds.


Maridel G. Consunji

Vice President
  • Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Former Director, Philippine Association of Realty Appraisers, Inc. (PARA)
  • Member, Institute of Management Consultants of the Philippines (ICMC Phils.)

Ms. Consunji has been in the industry for 19 years. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree of Science, Major in Industrial Engineering at the University of the Philippines – Diliman. She has worked as a Broker, Consultant and Business Analyst for various companies and have undertaken various valuation projects for various corporations such as Northern Foods Corp., DTZ Singapore, Ascott Group, Chevron Retail, SM Prime Holdings, Belle Corp., Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), Pancake House, Cemex Asia, LaFarge, Holcim, Land Management Bureau, just to name a few. Prior to joining Aviso she also served with Asian Appraisal back in 2014 as the Vice President.

Arch. Marian M. Santiago

Head of Real Estate Leasing and Acquisition
  • Licensed Architect
  • Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Member, United Architects of the Philippines (UAP)

Angelo Gandia

Head of Business Development

Jazene E. Jao

Head of Accounting

Ramon M. Figuracion, Jr.

Valuation Manager – Real Estate
  • Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  • Member, Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE)
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology
  • Associate Member, Institute of Philippine Real Estate Appraisers (IPREA)

Mr. Figuracion is a seasoned field researcher, having worked the industry since 2007 on a wide array of real property –from hospitality to agro-industrial, his hallmark areas of expertise. In these fields, he develops some of the most technically sound opinions of value that makes him a much soughtafter valuation specialist. His colleagues in the Institute of Philippine Real Estate Appraisers (IPREA) acknowledge Ramon as one of the rising stars of the Philippine appraisal industry. However, it is his unassuming and self-effacing personality that makes him such a pleasure to work with.

Engr. Philip D. Caraan

Valuation Manager – Plant and Equipment
  • Licensed Mechanical Engineer
  • Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  • Member, Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Rizal Technological University
  • Top 7 of the 2015 Real Estate Appraiser board exam

Mr. Caraan conducts machinery and equipment valuation for various clients. He has been involved in the valuation of machinery and equipment in different industries for financial reporting, sale/purchase, insurance and fixed asset inventory. He also performs various real property valuation assignments for the company. Prior to joining AVISO (CCGA), he has worked with Asian Appraisal as a Plant and Equipment Appraiser. He recently passed and was in the Top 7 of the Real Estate Appraiser board exam 2015.

Meet The Team

Harold Harvey G. Tan

Property Consultant

Louvinel C. Francisco

Business Development Officer

Mitos Chavez

Business Development Associate

Louela T. Tabsing

Senior Valuer

Timothy Jeffrey E. Ramos

Senior Valuer

Hanah Sharmine C. De Vera

Research Analyst

Maria Katrina B. Geslani

Accounting Assistant

Freddierick S. Paz

IT Specialist

Rachel S. Sarmiento

Project Coordinator

Nelson Masanque

General Services Assistant