Tang Seng Choon is the Head of Audit & Assurance at BDO in Malaysia. He has more than thirty (30) years of working experience in the accounting profession. He was also one of the pioneers that set up BDO Cambodia Limited.
He manages a portfolio of listed and non-listed statutory audit clients and special assignments in Malaysia, which includes the preparation of accountant’s report, review of combined financial statements and proforma financial information for submission to the relevant authorities for IPOs and bond issuances.
He has extensive experience in the audits of various industries, which include plantation (cultivation of oil palm, processing of palm oil, downstream refining of palm oil and processing of refined palm oil into oleo chemicals and specialty oils and fats), property development, gaming and leisure, manufacturing, trading & retailing, consumer markets, industrial products, oil and gas operations (both upstream and downstream including petrochemical) and healthcare.
Seng Choon is the Audit and Accounting Coordinator of BDO in Malaysia.
He is a Council Member and the Co-Chairman of the Financial Statements Review Committee (FSRC) of MICPA. He is also a member of Accounting and Auditing Technical Committee (AATC) and Disciplinary Committee of MICPA as well as MICPA’s representative in the Organisation and Adjudication Committees for the National Annual Corporate Report Awards (NACRA).
Under MIA, Seng Choon is a member of the following committees: the FSRC, the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB) and the Integrated Reporting Steering Committee (IRSC). He is also representing MIA as a member of Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM) Corporate Practice Consultative Forum (CPCF) Technical Committee.
He is also a member of the Interpretations Committee (IC) of Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB) and has been actively participating in local deliberations on financial reporting matters involving the MASB.
Seng Choon has working experience in Unites States of America, Hong Kong, Kingdom of Cambodia and People’s Republic of China.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS / EDUCATION
- Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) with Business and Finance Professional (BFP) status
- Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
- Member of CPA Australia
- Member of the Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors (KICPAA)
- Member of the ASEAN Chartered Professional Accountants (ACPA)
- Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
- Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)