Steven Phan

Area Managing Partner – Asia-Pacific

Steven leads the 40,000 people across 22 countries who make up our Asia-Pacific Area.

Previous experience

Steven joined EY in 2002. He began his career with Arthur Andersen in London where he worked for many years before transferring to Kuala Lumpur. Steven has been based in Singapore since 1990 and recently based in Hong Kong. Steven has been a member of the Asia-Pacific Executive since 2008. He served as Regional Managing Partner, Asean and Country Managing Partner, Singapore from 2008 to 2011 and served as Asia-Pacific COO and member of the Operations Executive Committee since 2011.

Credentials and community activities

Steven is active in government initiatives and projects. Positions held (past and present) include Board member and Chairman of the Audit Committee of SPRING Singapore (a government statutory body and enterprise development agency responsible for helping Singapore enterprises grow), member of the Singapore Economic Review (ERC) and Board member and Audit Committee Chairman of Singapore Land Authority. He is also a Board member of the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC).

Steven is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) [formerly known as Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore – ICPAS]. He has held several leadership positions in ISCA.