MR. JOHN LER
JOHN commenced his career with HLB Ler Lum in 2009 involving in audit and corporate recovery services and became a partner in 2019. He is a Fellow member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and INSOL International and has more than 10 years working experience under his belt.
He has extensive experience in various audit assignments comprising clients ranging from private companies to public listed companies engaging in manufacturing, advertising, trading, construction, hotels & resort, management services, investment holding, telco, property development, maritime & offshores services. With his keen understanding of clients’ business, operation and people, paired with his personable and innovative approach, he has helped clients to grow and improve their businesses.
Additionally, he has standing experience in multiple corporate exercises, due diligence, insolvency assignments and corporate recovery projects. This has allowed him to provide clients with insightful advice and diversified services, such as financial reporting, practical accounting issues and good corporate governance practice. He aims to deliver dedicated and value-adding advice and guidance for his clients and stakeholders to achieve practical solutions.
As a member of the award-winning HLB Global China Service and our HLB International Contact Partner, he collaborates with our HLB member firms worldwide to provide professional advice as well as business support and practical assistance for clients doing business in and out of Malaysia.
John is an approved company auditor registered with Audit Oversight Board and a licensed company secretary. He is a trilingual professional who is capable of undertaking assignments in English, Mandarin and Malay.
Services and specialisations
Qualifications and memberships
- Fellow member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA)
- Chartered Accountant, Member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
- Member of INSOL International (INSOL)
Meet the team
DR. AMY LIM
Dr. AMY, an accountant by profession, has over 35 years of corporate receivership and liquidation experiences in diversified industries, external auditing, management consultancy, financial advisory, investigation, corporate restructuring and turn-around management. She has been the Firm's ambassador and representative in various stakeholder organisations including Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Accounting Professional Bodies and local universities/education group.
MR. WONG CHEE HONG
MR. WONG is our home grown partner with more than 15 years audit working experience in assurance assignments and corporate exercises. He is a member of Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPA Aust), Malaysian institute of Accountants (MIA) and INSOL International and is also an approved company auditor registered with Audit Oversight Board.
MS. CHAN SUET CHIN
MS. CHAN is our tax director with over 30 years of professional experience in taxation. She has standing experience in tax investigation, tax audit, cross border tax planning and tax compliance. Her clientele range from local to abroad, from SMEs to PLCs. She is also a coordinator of our Firm’s Asia/China Desk, assisting international clients to set up their businesses in Malaysia.
MR. MATTHEW ANG
Senior Executive Director
MATTHEW graduated in law from University of London (external) and has over 25 years working experiences, specialising in matters relating to the management of debts & liabilities of corporations, shareholders’ dispute, debt recovery, strata management and land matters. He has spoken and shared as a subject expert on insolvency and property related matters with various ministries, government agencies, banks and financial institutions.
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