Tax & Business Consulting Director
BA(Hons), MSc, G. Med, CPA, CTA(HK), AHKICPA, ATIHK
K Kwan is currently Tax & Business Consulting Director of Landis & Kadwell Hong Kong and San Francisco offices.
He obtained his Bachelor of Accountancy and Master of Professional Accounting from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and has been studying various courses in University of Windsor (Canada), La Trobe University (Australia) and Xiamen University (China). He is Members of both the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“HKICPA”) and the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong (“TIHK”). He is also a Certified Tax Adviser in Hong Kong and also a Accredited General Mediator which assisting parties in resolving disputes before going to the court.
Before forming Landis & Kadwell, K Kwan has been working in professional firms including Big4 for over 10 years as a tax specialist focusing on Hong Kong tax, China tax, Macau tax, US tax (FATCA / CRS consulting), etc. He was the Lead of PRC Tax Team in one of the firm.
He has extensive experiences in serving multi-national clients from a wide range of industries including manufacturing, consumer products, real estates, sourcing, gambling and international transportation. He is experienced in providing corporate and individual compliance and consulting services in the areas of field audit and tax investigation, due diligence, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions and cross-border international tax planning.
K Kwan actively participates in the development of professional accounting industry by participating in various committees of the TIHK. He also acted as the guest editor of tax tips published on Metro Daily and Skypost and guest speaker of tax seminar for various institutions.
K Kwan is also an licensed property agent in California, United States who is currently assisting Andersen Jung & Co, a reputable property management company in San Francisco, in managing over 500 units / USD 1 billion of properties in United States. He is experienced in property trading & investment markets and with wide network of appraisers, inspectors, brokers, loan officers etc..
K Kwan is also currently taking the following roles:
- Consultant of China Smarter Energy Group (1004.HK)
- HKSAR Election Committee (Accounting Sector) of Chief Executive in 2017 (特別行政區首長選舉委員)
- Member of Election Committee of the National People's Congress 2017 (港區人大)
- Part-time teacher of HKU (SPACE)
- Advisory Panel of RTHK (香港電台節目顧問團)
- Advisor of San Francisco Baking Institute (a Michelin-rated bakery and pastries group in San Francisco)