KPMG has outperformed and is listed to be the largest accounting firm in Singapore for 2015, according to research published in January 2016 by Singapore Business Review. Our top accounting firm has increased their staff and accounting professionals from 2400 to 2900 in 2015. It has been a healthy sign to see a growth in staff for Singapore top 5 leading accounting firms. Fresh accountancy graduates, experienced accountants are still highly in demand. Their up to date knowledge and technical skills are important to businesses in all trades where there are changes in the regulations lately, especially for finance and banking sectors.
|2015 RANKINGS||ACCOUNTING FIRM||2014 RANKINGS||2015 TOTAL STAFF||2014 TOTAL STAFF||2015 ACCOUNTING PROFESSIONALS||MANAGING PARTNER|
|1||KPMG||3||2900||2400||<2900||THAM SAI CHOY|
|2||PwC SINGAPORE||1||2579||2500||1271||YEOH OON JIN|
|3||EY (ERNST & YOUNG)||2||2360||2436||2040||MAX LOH|
|4||DELOITTE & TOUCHE||4||2200||2000||<2200||PHILIP YUEN|
KPMG has a very established presence in 155 countries. Their services include providing auditing, tax and advisory to business corporations, government, public sector agencies internationally. They are well known as being one of the Big Four auditors. Being a Managing Partner of KPMG Singapore in October 2010, Mr Tham Sai Choy is a firm believer that an organisation’s most valuable asset is people. With the right staff and ability to retain talents, KPMG has received numerous awards and rankings such as being Tier 1 firm for Tax Advisory 2016 in Singapore, top honors for insurance risk advisory services lately. Massive congratulations to KPMG for being the top accounting firm in Singapore for 2015.
PwC is a network of accounting firms in 157 countries. Being one of the Big Four auditors, their services include providing trust and quality in industry focused assurance, advisory and tax services globally. Mr Yeoh Oon Jin is appointed as the Executive Chairman of PwC Singapore on 1 January 2013. With his strong leadership, PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore is the winner of CFO Innovation Awards 2015 for being the Best in Audit Services for the second consecutive year. PwC Singapore has also won awards and accolades that includes Graduate Employer of the Year for their fifth consecutive year in Singapore, Top Employer in Accounting and Financial Management sector and Top Employer in Consulting Sector. Massive congratulations to PwC Singapore for winners of awards and nurturing our fresh accountancy graduates for contribution of services to our society.
EY (Ernst & Young)
Ernst & Young is a multinational professional services firm with their main headquarter in London, founded in 1989 through the merger of Ernst & Whinney and Arthur Young & Co. EY is a global leader in providing Assurance, Tax, Advisory and Transaction Advisory Services for corporate and assists to improve business performance with main focus on the areas of Finance, Customer and Supply. Mr Max Loh, being the Managing Partner for Singapore and Asean, has over 25 years of auditing and advisory experience to various industries and Singapore Exchange (SGX) listed companies. He has overall responsibilities for the operation of the Singapore firm and highly driven to lead the team to build a better working world.
DELOITTE & TOUCHE
Deloitte & Touche is one of the Big Four auditors that is a multinational professional services firm. The firm provides international auditing, financial advisory, risk management, accounting and tax services. Under the strong leadership by Mr Philip Yuen, including advising companies on listing on the Singapore Exchange, he is appointed as Deloitte’s Southeast Asia CEO, succeeding Mr Mah on Jun 1 2016 who retires after 38 years with Deloitte. Massive congratulations to Mr Yuen!
RSM is one of the largest accounting firms outside the Big 4 in Singapore that provide assurance, tax and business advisory services since 1985. It has a strong presence globally and have helped many Chinese companies to set up operations in Singapore. Mr Paul Lee has working relationship with the PwC and Ernst & Young previously before joining the firm in 1996. Being the managing partner of RSM in Singapore, Mr Lee is also currently heading the firm’s audit and tax services and leading the firm to even greater success.
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