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Nexia TS Sponsors NTU’s Audit & Accounting Challenge 2017

July 2017

 

Singapore, 10 July 2017 – The firm sends its congratulations to the winners of the recently concluded Audit & Accounting Challenge 2017 event, organised by the NTU Accounting and Business Club on 24 June 2017. This annual student event saw about 400 students coming together to pit their audit and accounting skills against their peers in a nation-wide competition.

 

 

As with previous years, the latest Audit & Accounting Challenge event was well-represented by a good mix of students from tertiary institutions, local universities and polytechnics, as evident from its participation make up. Through this platform, participants will be able to test their technical knowledge, analytical and reasoning skills with some of the best minds from each academic institution. This competition also serves as a good networking platform which allows participants to exchange ideas with industry players, thereby broadening their business skills beyond the classroom.

 

Nexia TS participated as a sponsor in the mid-tier accounting firm category, supporting the event in its CSR objectives to contribute back to the education scene.


About The Audit & Accounting Challenge:

The Audit & Accounting Challenge (“AAC”) 2017 is an annual nation-wide audit and accounting competition hosted by the Nanyang Business School Auditing and Assurance Team (NAAT) of Nanyang Technological University. It was first held in 2010. The AAC aims to provide tertiary accountancy students with a platform to pit their audit and accounting knowledge against one another. Through the competition, we aim to generate greater interest in audit and accounting and also create greater awareness of pertinent audit and accounting issues.

 

On this platform, participants can test their knowledge, analytical and reasoning skills. This competition also serves as a good network, which allows participants to exchange ideas with industry players. Having the opportunity to pit their skills against peers from the same schools and from other schools, the participants all aim to bring glory to their school.

 

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 28,000 staff serving our clients at over 650 offices in 115 countries, it is ranked as the top 10 largest international accounting and consulting network.

 

For more details, please visit www.nexiats.com.sg.

 

Media Contacts:

Grace Lui
Head of Marketing Communications
+65 6597 7297
gracelui@nexiats.com.sg

Daniel Chen
Marketing Communications Manager
+65 6534 5700 (ext. 861)
danielchen@nexiats.com.sg