It was a really busy week for us here at ACCA Singapore! It was events galore. We can say it was very fulfilling, We are glad we were able to meet up with so many of you, our members and employer partners.
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We had a fruitful and engaging 2nd Annual General Meeting of the ACCA Singapore Network on Friday, 6 May 2016.
For those who were unable to attend the event, here are some highlights:
1. Election of New Network Panel Members
Four new members were successfully elected to the Network panel.
Let’s welcome the following:
- Ms Chan Yen San, Partner, KPMG
- Mr Rick Chan, Partner, Head of Audit and Assurance & Head of Technical and Training, Mazars LLP
- Ms Emily Zhao Jianmin, Vice President, Head of Capital Planning for Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse, AG
- Mr Albert Tan, CFO, Singapore eDevelopment Limited
Prior to the voting, each candidate gave a short introductory speech on why they were standing for elections and what their aspirations for ACCA are.
2015 was an eventful year for Singapore with many events and initiatives that were well received by our ACCA members, business professionals and industry experts from across the finance, accounting and business worlds.
In his New Year message, Amos Ng, Chairman of the ACCA Singapore Network Panel, lets us in on some of the key events that we have planned for you this year.
Following the 1st Annual General Meeting of the ACCA Singapore Network held in June this year, Mr Amos Ng FCCA, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President (Finance & Administration) of listed company Straco Corporation Ltd was appointed the new Chairman of the Network Panel.
Three months have passed since he assumed this new post so we recently caught up with him to discover his journey so far and what’s next on his plate.
According to recent research, employers spend an average of just six seconds scanning a résumé before they decide if they want to call a candidate for an interview.
Imagine if your resume was one of them.
How can you make your resume stand out and catch their eye?
We recently sat with Ms Jocelyn Goh FCCA, Partner (Audit & Assurance) in leading mid-tier accounting firm and ACCA Approved Employer BDO LLP to discover what gets her goat when it comes to sifting through resumes of aspiring finance and accounting professionals.