Assan Masood is CEO and Managing Partner of the Firm. A member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, Assan has been in the profession for more than 30 years. Assan is also a Fellow of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (FCCA), UK and Fellow (Life) of Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore Limited (IPAS) and an Accredited Tax Advisor (Income Tax & GST) of the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals.
After graduating with an Honours degree in Accountancy from the University of Singapore in 1975, Assan worked with Price Waterhouse Singapore. While in PW, Assan had managed audits of Companies in a wide range of activities including public listed companies and banks. He had also been involved in engagements of Receivers and Managers, Liquidations and Corporate Restructuring, Internal Audit Reviews and other Specialized Audits preceding mergers and takeovers.
He left PW to join General Electric USA where his role in senior financial management included establishment of financial policy, tax and financial planning, US GAAP reporting, expatriate taxation, and general controllership duties of GE’s international operations.
He returned to professional practice in 1987.
Assan now specializes in Business Consulting for Companies and Entrepreneurs including advising on Business Structures, Tax and Trust matters, Corporate acquisitions and restructuring, and promoting joint venture developments.