Singapore, 5 July 2019 – Nexia TS is glad to announce that its Group CEO and Chief Innovation Officer (CIO), Henry Tan, is elected to the Executive Committee of the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA) as Treasurer at the SFA Election on 21 June 2019.
The new executive committee leaders, include Chia Hock Lai, CEO, Switchnovate; Eddie Lee, Marketing Lending Group CEO, SeedIn Technology and Lim Ngee Hua, CEO, NH Expansion Project Advisory Pte Ltd. They will be assuming the role of President, Vice President and Secretary respectively. With a new committee at the helm, SFA will continue to work towards developing a connected FinTech ecosystem, building relationships within the FinTech community and fostering innovation amongst Association members.
“The FinTech industry in Singapore is rapidly growing and it is transforming the way we do business today. Each Executive Committee member comes with extensive experience and expertise and is confident of creating value for all stakeholders. With my experience in accounting, corporate services and regulatory compliance, I hope to contribute to SFA during my tenure,” said Henry Tan, Group CEO & CIO, Nexia TS.
About Singapore Fintech Association
SFA is a cross-industry non-profit initiative which is designed to facilitate collaboration between all market participants and stakeholders in the FinTech ecosystem. They seek to be an effective platform for members to engage with multiple stakeholders to find solutions to issue, and to promote best FinTech practices in a collaborative, open and transparent manner.
It’s secondary objective is to educate, inform and communicate by developing a connected FinTech ecosystem, channelling effective and relevant information among members and externally; foster innovation among Association members and the Singapore FinTech ecosystem; accelerate development of FinTech companies operating in or entering into Singapore, and their subsequent integration and acceleration into the Singapore FinTech ecosystem; and represent, align and support common interests by coordinating and catalysing otherwise individual actions so that the Association can represent the FinTech community.
About Nexia TS:
Nexia TS was founded in 1993 by two experienced chartered accountants – Henry Tan and Sitoh Yih Pin. After working as managers for one of the international accounting firms, they saw a vision and an opportunity to establish their own organisation – not any accounting firm – but one which is unique in their personalised and well-qualified expertise.
To date, Nexia TS is recognised as an established mid-tier local accounting firm. We have grown significantly in size over the years. Being an independent member firm of Nexia International, we are affiliated to accounting firms in many parts of the world. This means that our clients will get to enjoy personalised, comprehensive and quality services at competitive rates in Singapore and globally. Our reputation for quality has been recognised by clients and accounting professionals. As testimony to this, we are among the first few local accounting firms to be accredited by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia to provide supervision of professionals undergoing traineeship to qualify as Chartered Accountants.
Headquartered in Singapore, Nexia TS has established a strong presence in various countries across the region. Nexia China is a one-stop centre providing advisory services for foreign-invested enterprises in China. NTS Malaysia and NTS Myanmar provide a full suite of corporate advisory services for our clientele with operations and new foreign investments in the respective countries.
Nexia International is an international network of accounting and consulting firms with origins going back to 1971, making Nexia International one of the longest established networks. Currently, with more than 32,000 staff serving our clients at 710 offices in 120 countries, it is ranked as the top 10 largest international accounting and consulting network.
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