Mazars has appointed two new partners in Singapore as of 1 September.
The new partners will be based in the Singapore office, serving clients from large and listed companies to privately owned businesses, private individuals, non-for-profit organisations and publicly listed companies.
Rick Chan, Managing Partner and Head of Audit & Assurance APAC said: “We are delighted to welcome Cheryl and Zhang to the partnership. Mazars’ growth is nurtured by the diversity of our people, and recognising and rewarding individuals with the right expertise is a testament to our focus in building a leadership team of the future.
“We are confident that the new partners will play a key role in establishing Mazars as the firm of choice, as we continue to develop the breadth and depth of services to our clients. This bodes well for an exciting year ahead, as we continue to grow and invest in our people.”
The new partners are:
Cheryl joined Mazars with over 15 years of audit and assurance related experience. She worked in a Big 4 accounting firm for 12 years, including an 18-month secondment to London, and spent more than 3 years with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory of Authority of Singapore as a practice reviewer. In addition to serving audit clients from various industries, as a pivotal member of our quality control and compliance team, with her professional experience, she would provide valuable perspectives and input into the design and implementation of Mazars’ audit quality initiatives locally and in the APAC region.
Cheryl said: “I am excited to be part of the Audit & Assurance team to grow and transform our business that leverage on our technical capabilities and dedication to deliver high quality and independent services.
“Quality is one of the central pillars of our Mazars’s strategy, and I look forward to working with the colleagues here and around the world as one international team to ensure consistent execution of high-quality audits as we grow.
Zhang Liang joined Mazars in 2012 as an assistant audit manager and grew with Mazars to subsequently promoted to associate director. Throughout his years at Mazars, Zhang has demonstrated a strong commitment to his clients in a wide range of industries. He has been instrumental to the firm’s rapid growth in global services, facilitating Chinese businesses in navigating the dynamic business environment in Singapore. Zhang will focus on building further momentum for Mazars across the region, in addition to growing a high-performing team specializing on Chinese businesses.
Zhang said: “It is a great honour and pleasure for me to be entrusted with this new responsibility. I look forward to building on the strong legacy of Mazars in Singapore in fostering positive, effective relationships and delivering demonstrable value.
“Together with my colleagues, we will work towards creating a greater impact on Chinese businesses in Singapore and APAC as they seek to address key business challenges and meet their global aspirations.”