Chet Scheltema

Chet Scheltema

Country of Origin: United States
Title: International Business Advisory Director
Office: Hong Kong Office
Languages: Chinese, Mandarin, English, Spanish

Chet Scheltema is a Director for Dezan Shira & Associates. Based in Hong Kong, he and professionals at Dezan Shira & Associates assist in the formulation of a China and Southeast Asia investment strategy and then guide investors through the process of establishing, maintaining, and expanding their business in the region. 

Chet focuses on the following areas:

  • Corporate structuring and Joint Venture establishment and negotiation
  • Mergers & acquisition, organizational restructuring and divestiture
  • Corporate accounting, financial analysis, and due diligence
  • Corporate tax and VAT advisory
  • Cross-border transactional support services
  • Commercial negotiations and contract preparation

Chet has been a member of the International Business Advisory team in China for four years. Prior to joining Dezan Shira & Associates, he was Director of Property and Real Estate at CNOOC in Beijing. He also practiced corporate law in New York, Washington D.C., Seattle and San Diego and holds a law degree (JD) from the University of Illinois and an MBA from Cambridge University. 

China Briefing: Understanding Chinese Economic Reform: Where Foreign Investors Go Wrong 2015-05-06 Article
China Briefing: Anatomy of a Corporate Hijacking: How Your Chinese Company Can Be Hijacked and How to Prevent It 2014-04-10 Article
Asia Briefing: Impact of Chinese Tax Reforms on American Companies presented by Chet Scheltema 2013-04-23 Article
China Briefing: Dezan Shira in the United States: Events & Conferences on Asia in Spring 2013 2013-03-14 Article
China Briefing: U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act in Full Swing 2013-03-07 Article
China Briefing: Chinese Outbound Foreign Direct Investment Faces Rigorous Scrutiny 2012-12-31 Article
China Briefing: China Labor Force Issues: Hepatitis B Virus and Infectious Diseases 2012-12-07 Article
China Briefing: Limiting Tax Exposure for American Expatriates in China 2012-10-05 Article
China Briefing: Chinese Outbound Foreign Direct Investment Faces Rigorous Scrutiny 2012-09-03 Article
China Briefing: Delaware and Nevada Holding Companies for Chinese Foreign-Invested Enterprises 2012-07-25 Article


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