Bernice served as a Director with the International Tax practice of Ernst & Young for over 14 years where she specialised in transfer pricing. She has worked abroad in the transfer pricing practices of Ernst & Young Singapore and Arthur Andersen Australia. Prior to joining BDO in 2014, she was attached with a boutique tax advisory firm for three years.
Bernice has assisted clients with transfer pricing planning and risk management, transfer pricing documentation, tax efficient supply chain management and controversy management. She has been involved in assisting both Malaysian and multinational companies involved in a broad spectrum of industries, such as fast moving consumer products, oil & gas, telecommunications, electronics, industrial and passenger equipment, pharmaceutical products, banking, property development and highways.
She also has extensive experience in both compliance and tax related advisory work for local corporations, multinationals and individuals in terms of tax planning exercises, inbound and outbound investments and restructuring exercises.
Bernice has wide experience conducting in-house transfer pricing training for clients and is also a trainer at regional transfer pricing schools. She has spoken at various client seminars and participated in transfer pricing workshops for the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia and Malaysian Institute of Accountants, and has contributed to the International Tax Review and Malaysian Business. She was a co-author of Guide To Transfer Pricing — Rules, Planning and Compliance Strategies published by CCH.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS / EDUCATION
Affiliate Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
LLB (Honours), King’s College, University of London
Member of Lincoln’s Inn, UK