Prior to establishing ShineWing’s Australian business in 2008, David has worked in accounting firms in Hong Kong (including Big 4) for 15 years, and Melbourne-based national accounting firm for 15 years. David brings in 30 years of professional experience in Australia, Hong Kong, and China. The majority of this time has been at partner level.
David has an extensive network that supports his cross-border corporate activities involving Australian and Asian companies. The services provided includes identification of venture partners, conducting financial and tax due diligence, assistance with International Tax planning, assisting post-acquisition integrations, establishing internal control system, resolution of internal management issues and fast tracking investment activities. David is attuned to the Asian listed company market, international taxation issues, corporate regulations and various stock exchange requirements and is highly regarded in the market place.
David’s clientele covers Chinese corporations (both state-owned enterprises “SOE” and privately-owned enterprises “POE”) and also a number of Australian subsidiaries of large Asian corporations. Besides, he has represented the national Australian firm as a member on the Asia Pacific Board of an accounting group ranked 21st in the world and was elected Chairman of the Asia Pacific Board in 2002. David speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.