Sitoh Yih Pin has been appointed vice-chairman
of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore
(ICPAS) council for a two year term from 16 April.

Yih Pin is currently Nexia TS Public
Accounting Corporation chairman.

Ho Tuck Chuen, Ho Yew Kee and Peter Chay have
also been appointed council members and ICPAS has re-elected Ernest
Kan as president and Steven Phan as treasurer.

Chuen is currently Jurong Town Corporation
group chief financial officer, Yew Kee is NUS Business School’s
finance and administration vice dean and Chay is KPMG Singapore
deputy managing partner. All three will help the ICPAS leadership
team to provide strategic direction and counsel for ICPAS

Kan is currently Deloitte Singapore clients
and markets chief of operations and Phan is Ernst and Young
Singapore’s country managing partner.

 “Our new council members are highly
qualified individuals with a lot of experience in their fields and
deep knowledge of the accountancy profession. The institute will
benefit greatly from their counsel and guidance. With them joining
the leadership team, ICPAS is ready to scale new heights as we
embark on our transformation into a professional accountancy body
with a global membership, outlook and standing,” Kan said.