Mr. K.O. Lau has over 50 years of experience in the accounting profession and banking industry. Mr. Lau began his career in Hong Kong at one of the biggest local accounting firms in Hong Kong, upon obtaining the qualification in 1976; he entered the commercial field and acted as the chief accountant of a Hong Kong Group overseeing business segments including trading, construction, insurance and catering. Mr. Lau further solidified his experience as he joined a prominent International bank as Comptroller of Administration and Finance and became the regional controller (Northeast Asia Region) of the bank. In 1996, Mr. Lau began to focus solely on his CPA practice, and for the past 25 years, Mr. Lau has dedicated his efforts to serve his clients and his firm as Senior Partner of Lau & Lau Certified Public Accountants and also served as the Managing director of Pan Ocean Tax and Management services Limited and Director of Magnitude Education Centre. Apart from Mr. Lau’s professional contribution in audit commerce and advisory work, his social contribution involves acting as the Honorary Treasurer of UMHKAA University of Macau (HK) Alumni Association and the Committee Member of the Disciplinary Committee of The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong. He was also a Council member of The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and The Society of Chinese Accountants and Auditors and served in both associations for a number of years.