Ernest is a former senior partner at Deloitte in Singapore with more than 30 years of professional experience in Singapore, Southeast Asia, Asia Pacific and UK/Europe. He is also a former Board Member of Deloitte Global Chinese Services Group.
Financial Advisor to several companies with operations in the Asia Pacific region including China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Indonesia regarding re-organisation and restructuring and public listing on the Singapore Exchange including the first foreign REITs (Fortune REIT) in Singapore and the more recent REITs including Cromwell European REITs. Performed acquisition and due diligence reviews of companies in Asia Pacific.
He is Past President of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (2009 – 2014), Past Council Member of the ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA) and was a board member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). He is a Resource Panel Member of the Government Parliamentary Committee (Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Trade & Industry) and a member of Appeal Advisory Panel (Monetary Authority of Singapore)