HACKATHON FOR THE FUTURE OF ACCOUNTING

Mr. Ronald Wong

Partner, Financial Accounting Advisory Services

Ernst & Young LLP

Ronald is a partner based in Singapore and leads the Singapore Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team. The practice is a dedicated service which acts as an independent sounding board, assists in thinking through complex accounting and finance process challenges, combining invaluable insight, practical approaches and solutions with extensive experience. He is also an Assurance Partner and team leader in the Singapore Capital Markets Centre.

Ronald’s areas of experience cover Accounting and Reporting as well as Processes and Controls. He is also involved in supporting clients on various technical accounting advice on complex transactions under SFRS, IFRS and US GAAP as well as GAAP conversions. He is also a regular speaker at key finance forums, both internally and externally to clients, including in collaboration with professional bodies.

Ronald also assists his clients in re-engineering and integration of their finance processes and controls, incorporating automation tools to achieve efficiency. These projects include finance and accounting process gap assessment and implementation, incorporating the identification of automation opportunities as well as post-merger finance and accounting integration of target’s accounting standards, processes and policies to the acquirer.