Board Member, Chair
Mike is an all-rounder leader in the professional service sector. He helps many companies solve complex problems in investments, risks management and business compliance in Australia. Mike brings informed and practical solutions to his clients benefiting from his extensive experience and global exposure to complex transactions in a diverse range of industries. Mike's core expertise is the accounting and reporting under AASB/IFRS/CAS, M&A deal services, audit and assurance, business processes improvement. He has worked at international accounting firms including KPMG, PwC and Mazars and holds senior position or directorship in local and international organizations.
Board Member, Chair of ACAA NSW
Ruyi Jin, graduated from Macquarie University with Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and Master of Professional Accounting (MA). Selected as outstanding student representative to speak at the graduation ceremony. Joined PwC Australia graduate program right after her graduation. Ruyi is currently a Senior Manager in PwC, digital accelerator leader. Qualified CA, fellow CPA and CPA NSW divisional Councillor. She has over 12 years experience in external audit, accounting advisory as well as in-house experience on financial reporting, process improvement for large multinational companies and ASX listed clients mainly in TMT industry. As an inspiring leader and passionate mentor, she is willing to share her experiences with all ACAA members.
Technical Sharing & Coaching
Terry Lin ACCA · Financial Controller in An ASX Listed Company · Managing Director of AFMA (Australian Financial Modeller Association) · Committee Member of ACAA (Association of Chinese Accountants Australia) · Special Guest Trainer of ABC Television (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) · Guest BI (Business Intelligence) Lecturer of CPA Australia · Guest BI Lecturer of CA ANZ · Lecturer of Shanghai University of Finance and Economics MBA · 17 Years of Dedicated Best-Practice Financial Modeller Extensive Experience in Building & Reviewing Complex Financial Model
Marketing & Branding
Jia Penny He Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director Ms He is a Certified Practising Accountant with about 15 years combined industry experience in accounting, financial planning and mortgage broking. Ms He joined N1 Group in May 2014 and played a pivotal role in reshaping the organisation to an ASX listed company. As CFO and executive director of the company, Ms He takes charge of the group's financial, tax, reporting and board functions. In addition, Ms He is the Responsible Manager of N1's Australian Financial Services Licence and oversees its compliance and operation. In the not-for-profit space, Ms He is a founding member of Association of Chinese Accountants Australia (ACAA, www.acaaustralia.org) Ms He holds a Master of Accounting degree from Macquarie University and is also an ATO registered tax agent holding Public Practice Certificate. Ms He is contactable via firstname.lastname@example.org
Career Development and Coaching
Steven Yu - Steven is a product manager in a global financial institution. Starting as an international student, Steven has progressed his career from a one-month contractor in a call centre to a seasoned product manager with close to 10 years' working experience in Australia consumer banking industry. Steven is very passionate about career development and keen to help others around him to grow together. He has founded a career development community in Wechat called FishTalk （小鱼聊职场） to facilitate professionals to share, learn and outperform. He is also Founder and President of China Blast Futsal Club as well as President of Jiangxi University of Finance & Economics Alumni Association of Australia. Steven obtained a Master of Finance degree from The Australian National University and a Master of Commerce degree from The University of Sydney. Outside of work, Steven loves playing soccer, having hot pot and connecting with old and new friends who share the same vision/passion with him.
Weiwei Luo, nearly 20 years of work experience in marketing. Macquarie University MBA. From 4A advertising companies to the communications departments of Fortune 500 companies, Vivien has extensive experience in brand communications, government relations, digital marketing, crisis managment and public relations.
Mia graduated from UTS with a master degree of Professional Accounting. She had several years’ working experience in large organizations in Shanghai and Sydney. She is now working with NSW government.
Clara Yang, currently studying Commerce (major in finance and Business Analytics) in UNSW. Joined ACAA in November 2019 as a member of ACAA's student volunteer. Loved cooking, watching TV drama etc in the spare time. Member of ACAA University Relationship Committee, mainly responsible for the copywriting editing works for ACAA’s official Wechat. Also participated in the preparation and implementation of ACAA's online and offline activities.