Shirley Xie

China and Hong Kong Consulting Leader

Shirley has more than 20 years of professional experience from Canada, Hong Kong and China. She has served a wide range of financial services clients, with a special focus in the last 10 years on the Investment Fund Management industry in particular Venture Capital/Private Equity Funds. Shirley serves international and local clients.

Shirley has been involved in every aspect of a PE fund operation such as fund set up, LP reporting model, fund accounting, fund audit, due diligence of portfolio companies and IPOs. In recent years, Shirley has focused on the area of fund audits and investor reporting and she currently audits more than 60 private equity funds.

Shirley has extensive experience in many areas of advisory for asset managers including internal controls review, due diligence and acquisition support in both Taiwan and the PRC, review of compliance with the Financial Resources Rules of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Ordinance, assets under management certification work and preparation of compliance and procedural manual for asset management companies.

She has been involved in the listing of companies on the main board and the Growth Enterprise Market ("GEM") of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong including the listing of bank and other Hong Kong and PRC companies. She was also involved in very significant acquisitions by a GEM listed company and various due diligence exercises for mergers and acquisitions in the PRC, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Shirley was also involved in the liquidation of a hedge fund fraud case in Hong Kong.

Shirley has also been involved in a number of significant regulatory investigation projects for the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission in the past.

Shirley is a frequent speaker at industry seminars and conferences and is an active member of the Hong Kong Venture Capital Private Equity Association and other alternative investment management industry associations.

Shirley actively maintains a continuous dialogue with the relevant government authorities in China to promote the private equity industry.

Shirley has more than 20 years of professional experience from Canada, Hong Kong and China. She has served a wide range of financial services clients, with a special focus in the last 10 years on the Investment Fund Management industry in particular Venture Capital/Private Equity Funds. Shirley serves international and local clients.

Shirley has been involved in every aspect of a PE fund operation such as fund set up, LP reporting model, fund accounting, fund audit, due diligence of portfolio companies and IPOs. In recent years, Shirley has focused on the area of fund audits and investor reporting and she currently audits more than 60 private equity funds.

Shirley has extensive experience in many areas of advisory for asset managers including internal controls review, due diligence and acquisition support in both Taiwan and the PRC, review of compliance with the Financial Resources Rules of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Ordinance, assets under management certification work and preparation of compliance and procedural manual for asset management companies.

She has been involved in the listing of companies on the main board and the Growth Enterprise Market ("GEM") of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong including the listing of bank and other Hong Kong and PRC companies. She was also involved in very significant acquisitions by a GEM listed company and various due diligence exercises for mergers and acquisitions in the PRC, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Shirley was also involved in the liquidation of a hedge fund fraud case in Hong Kong.

Shirley has also been involved in a number of significant regulatory investigation projects for the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission in the past.

Shirley is a frequent speaker at industry seminars and conferences and is an active member of the Hong Kong Venture Capital Private Equity Association and other alternative investment management industry associations.

Shirley actively maintains a continuous dialogue with the relevant government authorities in China to promote the private equity industry.
Shirley has more than 20 years of professional experience from Canada, Hong Kong and China. She has served a wide range of financial services clients, with a special focus in the last 10 years on the Investment Fund Management industry in particular Venture Capital/Private Equity Funds. Shirley serves international and local clients.

Shirley has been involved in every aspect of a PE fund operation such as fund set up, LP reporting model, fund accounting, fund audit, due diligence of portfolio companies and IPOs. In recent years, Shirley has focused on the area of fund audits and investor reporting and she currently audits more than 60 private equity funds.

Shirley has extensive experience in many areas of advisory for asset managers including internal controls review, due diligence and acquisition support in both Taiwan and the PRC, review of compliance with the Financial Resources Rules of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Ordinance, assets under management certification work and preparation of compliance and procedural manual for asset management companies.

She has been involved in the listing of companies on the main board and the Growth Enterprise Market ("GEM") of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong including the listing of bank and other Hong Kong and PRC companies. She was also involved in very significant acquisitions by a GEM listed company and various due diligence exercises for mergers and acquisitions in the PRC, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Shirley was also involved in the liquidation of a hedge fund fraud case in Hong Kong.

Shirley has also been involved in a number of significant regulatory investigation projects for the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission in the past.

Shirley is a frequent speaker at industry seminars and conferences and is an active member of the Hong Kong Venture Capital Private Equity Association and other alternative investment management industry associations.

Shirley actively maintains a continuous dialogue with the relevant government authorities in China to promote the private equity industry.

Specialty

  • Audit
  • Assurance and Business Advisory