As EY ASEAN International Tax Services Leader, Chester has 20 years of experience in advising on cross-border tax issues, managing tax controversy as well as handling tax compliance and reporting – in both inbound and outbound investments.
Chester is experienced in tax structuring, permanent establishment risk management and tax controversy and dispute resolution.
He has deep knowledge in reviewing holding structures and operating models; managing tax residence issues; identifying and managing withholding tax issues and permanent establishment risks; and advising on intellectual property (IP) strategies and migration, and tax efficient repatriation of profits and cross-border financing.
Recipient of the Commissioner’s Book Prize, Chester completed the Advanced Tax Programme at the Tax Academy of Singapore. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University.
How Chester is building a better working world
“In today’s dynamic tax environment, I work with clients to help manage their global tax risks as well as to develop sustainable structures and operating models. I actively contribute to professional growth and development by facilitating various international tax courses and programs organized by the Tax Academy of Singapore and the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.”