DESMOND YEOH SENG CHEONG
Consultant, Corporate Finance
Desmond Yeoh Seng Cheong (“Desmond”) has graduated from RMIT University Australia with Bachelor Degree in Accounting (with second major in Business Information System) and is now a member for several professional bodies including Malaysia Institute of Accountants and Malaysia Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In addition, Desmond has completed the SC Licensing Examination as required for conducting advisory work on corporate finance.
Upon graduation in 1994, Desmond has joined Ernst & Young (then known as Arthur Andersen) as an Audit Associate and left as a Senior Manager in 2006 completing numerous audit engagements and reporting accountant job for public listed companies under his leadership. Subsequently, he has joined Reckitt Benckiser (M) Sdn Bhd as Financial Controller and Moore Stephens AC as an Audit Director. After that, he joined Aiqon Capital Sdn Bhd as Head of Finance and afterthat he joined Desaru Development Holdings One Sdn Bhd as Chief Financial Controller. In 2014, he joined Alleati Consulting Sdn Bhd as Principal Consultant providing corporate strategy and planning services to clients.
Throughout Desmond’s 20 years of working experience, he has setup, facilitated and acted as the trainer for various training programs during his tenure with audit firms, whilst his experience in commercial entities include overseeing the accounting and treasury function of his former employer, implement tax planning and cash flow management as well as identifying and implement process improvement opportunities.