PATRICK CHAN, CPA, CA, HKICPA
Patrick started his accounting career in Hong Kong with Ernst & Whinney (now known as EY) in 1981 and was transferred to their London office from 1984 to 1986. During his tenure with Ernst & Whinney, Patrick was involved in audits of owner-manager private enterprises, financial institutions, media research, manufacturing, commodity trading, and not-for-profit organizations. He also assisted with a number of companies in their initial public offerings in Hong Kong and the US.
When Patrick moved to Vancouver in 1988, he was among the core group of senior professional staff involved in the Pacific Rim practice of KPMG.
Today, Patrick’s clients include major ethnic television and radio broadcasting stations, real estate developments, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, airlines, investment and professional services companies, as well as not-for-profit organizations.
In addition to auditing and accounting, Patrick also provides tax planning, corporate structuring advice to individuals and corporations (including non-residents). He speaks fluent English, Cantonese, and Mandarin.