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Dezan Shira & Associates accredited under CPA Australia’s “Recognized Employer Program” joining other leading Accounting leaders

May 26th, 2021, Beijing – Sabrina Zhang, Tax Partner at Dezan Shira & Associates, met with representatives from CPA Australia to accept the official appointment of Dezan Shira & Associates into their Recognized Employer Program (REP).  

“Dezan Shira & Associates welcomes being recognized as qualified leaders in the field of accounting in Asia, and globally –  alongside organizations like IBM, JP Morgan, and XERO,” said Ms. Zhang.

Dezan Shira & Associates accredited under CPA Australia’s “Recognized Employer Program” joining other leading Accounting leaders 2

As one of the most prestigious professional development partnership organizations in the accounting field worldwide, CPA Australia has rigorous criteria for those who wish to qualify for REP membership. The REP membership strengthens the firms’ commitment to augment the opportunities available to their teams to learn and develop skillsets, and further support their professional development.

Ms. Zhang added, “We are proud to invest in and join this program and look forward to it enhancing our commitment to providing clients with industry-leading levels of service quality and assisting us in maintaining talent excellence throughout our accounting services group.  We encourage our team members to continue their studies in the field by participating in on-going trainings and support them in pursuing their CPA Australia license alongside other certifications.”


About Dezan Shira & Associates

Dezan Shira & Associates is a pan-Asia, multi-disciplinary professional services firm, that specializes in guiding foreign companies through Asia’s complex regulatory environment, and assisting them with all aspects of establishing, maintaining, and growing their business operations in the region.

The firm provides market entry, legal, accounting, tax, HR, technology and operational advisory and multi-jurisdictional one-stop-shop services to international investors and firms globally, via its operations in China, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, India, and via its partners and liaison offices in across Asia, the United States and Europe. 

Technology and Accounting Services for Asia

Dezan Shira and Associates provides a range of accounting, reporting and technology services including Accounting packagesTreasury ManagementInterim Finance Managers, and Virtual CFO, as well as provides technology solutions and expertise in leading financial accounting softwareDigital Expense Management and ERP solutions in markets throughout Asia.

Our Global Partners

Dezan Shira & Associates are also proud members of the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA Global), and IR Global, two of the leading accounting, legal and financial advisors organizations worldwide.  Our connections with these organizations and CPA Australia, give our clients access to trusted partners and business experts in a diverse range of service lines and industries around the world, as well as access to industry-leading professional skills and talent.


About CPA Australia

CPA Australia is a professional accounting body, founded in 1886, and based in Australia, with more than 166,166 members in over 100 countries around the world, as of 31 December 2019. CPA Australia currently has 19 staffed offices across Australia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, New Zealand and the UK.

According to its website: “Our core services to members include education, training, technical support and advocacy. Employees and members work together with local and international bodies to represent the views and concerns of the profession to governments, regulators, industries, academia and the general public”. For more information, please visit

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