James Hunter
In the midst of rising transparency, digital disruption, escalating disputes, expanding reforms and unabating complexity, one thing is clear: it’s an exciting time to be a tax professional.

James D. Hunter

EY Asia-Pacific Tax Leader

Tax leader across Asia Pacific. Passionate about diversity and our 8,000 tax professionals. Tennis fanatic. Father.

James manages our Tax service line for the Asia-Pacific Area. Under his leadership, we help our clients meet compliance, reporting, tax policy, controversy and business tax advisory needs worldwide.

Prior to assuming his current role, he spent four years as EY Global Business Tax Services Leader. In 2001, he began his career with us in New York after twelve years with another firm in Silicon Valley.

James received his MA in Taxation from Georgetown University and his BBA in Accounting from The College of William and Mary.

How James is building a better working world

“In this rapidly changing world, tax services increasingly require significant technology and transformation elements to achieve their objectives. Our investment in Tax Technology and Transformation professionals will see rapid growth in careers for science, technology, engineering and mathematics graduates, who combine technology and tax domain knowledge to experiment and incubate new ideas, then leverage those ideas for the benefit of our clients.”

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