Focus: Tax Advisory, Tax Audits & Investigations, GST and Corporate Finance Advisory
Dato’ Peter Tang was appointed to the Board as Finance Director and Executive Director on 21 August 2015. He was redesignated as Chief Executive Officer of the Group on 1 January 2018. He has over 35 years of experience in accounting, auditing, tax compliance, tax advisory and corporate finance services both in the United Kingdom and Malaysia.
He has been the Executive Director of Taxand Malaysia since September 2006, and the Managing Partner of audit firm Peter Tang & Associates since January 1992. Between August 1989 and December 1990, Dato’ Tang was the Group Financial Controller of Baxter Healthcare SA, and previously a Senior Manager at Price Waterhouse between March 1983 to July 1989. He has also been a member of the Audit Committee of the Council of University Tunku Abdul Rahman since September 2011.
Dato' Peter Tang obtained his Master in Business Administration from the United Kingdom. He is a Chartered Accountant of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK, a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and a Fellow of CPA Australia.
He is also a Chartered Tax Adviser of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, UK and a Fellow member and Chartered Tax Practitioner of the Chartered Taxation Institute of Malaysia.
He is an approved tax agent under Section 153(3) of the Malaysia Income Tax Act, an approved GST agent under Section 170 of the Malaysia GST Act, and an approved company auditor under Section 8(2) of the Malaysia Companies Act.