Josephine Kwan

Partner

Josephine is an audit partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers Hong Kong. She has more than 20 years of auditing and advisory experience, having started in the Financial Services practice serving banks and brokers. She has specialised in asset management for the past 14 years, advising clients including asset management houses, private equity funds, hedge funds and other industry players. 

Josephine is responsible for a number of audits for large global and regional asset managers, and for private equity and venture capital funds. In addition to financial statement audits, Josephine has leveraged her extensive experience in advising clients on internal control, valuation, regulatory and compliance matters. In recent years Josephine has played a key role in leading a group of PwC experts to advise Chinese asset managers on their expansion in Hong Kong and overseas. She is the lead partner responsible for the private equity / venture capital funds audit business in Hong Kong as part of PwC’s wider Private Equity Practice. 

Josephine is an active speaker at PwC and external events, in particular on China-Hong Kong asset management industry-related topics. She is a member of PwC’s IFRS Asset Management Industry Accounting Group and heads the hedge fund and mutual fund sub-group. 

Josephine is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She graduated with Honours as a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia and holds a Master of Arts Degree in Philosophy from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. 

Specialty

  • Audit and Assurance