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PARTNERS' PROFILE

JERRY LEE KIAN ENG         

Contact: jerry@nglee-dfk.com

Professional Qualification/Membership

Practising Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
Approved Company Auditor/Liquidator - Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, Singapore.
Fellow Member of CPA Australia
Accredited Tax Practitioner (Income Tax & GST) of Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals

Professional Work Experience
Jerry Lee is one of the founding Partners of Ng, Lee & Associates - DFK, and has been in practice since January 1973.
He was the Director of DFK International, a major worldwide group of independent accounting firms and business advisers, since July 1991 till April 2008.  He was also the Vice-President of Asia Pacific Region, DFK International since December 1991 till July 2005 when he stood down from that position.His immense contributions earned him the DFK Ken McQuillan Award.
Jerry Lee had served as a member of the Complaints and Disciplinary Panel of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, Singapore.
He acts as a Trustee of the Chew How Teck Foundation.

Professional Practice Area
Other than assurance, tax and corporate secretarial services, Jerry Lee is also involved in the following practice areas:

  • Forensic Accounting and Litigation Support Services
  • Liquidation & Insolvency including corporate recovery and judicial management
  • Trust & Estate Planning

 

FRANCIS CHUA CHIK LOONG

Contact: francis@nglee-dfk.com

Professional Qualification/Membership
Practising Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants
Approved Company Auditor/Liquidator - Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, Singapore
Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK)

Professional Work Experience
Francis Chua joined Ng, Lee & Associates - DFK in 1990 and was admitted as a Partner in May 2002. He has extensive audit experience in most industry sectors.

He is also the firm's technical partner and heads the training division which also provides external training to valued clients.

Professional Practice Area
Other than assurance, tax and corporate secretarial services, he is also involved in firm's
Corporate Governance and Internal Auditing services.

 

POH MUI HWA

Contact: muihwa@nglee-dfk.com

Professional Qualification/Membership
Practising Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants
Approved Company Auditor/Liquidator - Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, Singapore
Member of CPA Australia
Bachelor of Business (Accounting) - Curtin University of Technology, Australia 

Professional Work Experience
Poh Mui Hwa joined Ng, Lee & Associates - DFK in 1992 and was admitted as a Partner in May 2002. Ms Poh has extensive audit experience in most industry sectors including international financial reporting practices.

She also has extensive experience in corporate restructuring including IPOs, merger and acquisition related works.

Professional Practice Area
Other than assurance, tax and corporate secretarial services, Ms Poh is also involved in the following practice areas:

  • Corporate Finance, Restructuring & Public Listing
  • Financial Advisory Services

 

YEE FOOK HONG

Contact: yee.fh@nglee-dfk.com

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Professional Qualification/Membership
Practising Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants
Approved Company Auditor/Liquidator - Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, Singapore
 
Fellow Member of the CPA Australia
Fellow Member of the Taxation Institute of Australia
Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK)

Professional Work Experience
Yee Fook Hong joined Ng, Lee & Associates - DFK as a Tax Principal in March 1999 and was admitted as a Partner in May 2002.  Before joining Ng, Lee & Associates - DFK, he was formerly Tax Director with the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) heading its Corporate Tax Division and its Internal Audit Branch, and dealing with Technical Services. He had represented IRAS at negotiations for the Avoidance of Double Taxation with other countries and international conferences on taxation. He had played an important role in providing advice on tax policies and tax legislation, and was one of the pioneers working on tax incentives for foreign investments to Singapore. He presently heads the Firm's tax practice covering individual and corporate taxation, tax audits, tax investigation, international tax and other tax consultancy

He serves on the Taxation & Levies Committee of the Singapore Institute & Accredited Tax Professional (SIATP), and on the Public Practice Committee of the Singapore Division of CPA (Australia). He had also served on the Panel of the Inquiry Committee of the Public Accountants Board. He has been admitted as an Accredited Tax Advisor of the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals, and serve as its Board Member.

He has contributed articles to the DFK INTERNATIONAL TAX NEWSBRIEF FROM AROUND THE WORLD, the ISCA Chartered Accountant and the ACCA Accounting & Business Journals.

Public Service Experience
Mr Yee was awarded the Republic's National Day honours of PPA medal (Bronze) for Public Administration and the Public Service Medals (PBM & BBM) for Community Service.He was admitted as a Serving Brother in the Order of St. John (S.B.St.J) in 2006.

He was a Council Member of the Bishan Toa-Payoh Town Council and was its Finance and Administration Committee Chairman from 1993 to 31 December 2008. He is also a Vice-President of the National St.John Council.

He serves on the Singapore General Hospital Medifund Committee. 

Professional Practice Area
Other than tax and assurance services, Mr Yee is also involved in Goods and Services Tax, Corporate Governance and Internal Auditing.

 
Certification of Appreciation
On 21 October 2005, Mr Yee was awarded with a Certification of Appreciation by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore for his invaluable services rendered continuously to the Institute's Tax Committees for the last 10 years or more.