The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has appointed Edward Ling (picture) as the ACCA Malaysia country head. Edward began his career in ACCA as a branch manager for ACCA Kuching in 2004.
In 2015, he was the organisation’s regional head of business development for Asia Pacific.
He then left to join two local universities. Under his leadership, Ling will focus on strengthening and developing the association’s relations with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, learning partners, universities and colleges, employers and key government stakeholders, the out t said in a statement.
Ling said the accounting profession has become more interesting as a result of increasing business expectations on the nance function and the increasing use of technology in the digital era. — TMR