Raymund Chao

Asia Pacific and China Chairman, PwC Hong Kong

Raymund is the Chairman of PwC Asia Pacific and China. He is also one of the five senior partners on PwC’s global Network Leadership Team that sets the overall strategy for the PwC Network and the standards to which PwC firms agree to adhere.

Raymund was elected Chairman for the PwC China firm in 2015. In 2017, he also became PwC’s Asia Pacific Chairman. Together with this leadership team, they are driving a revolutionary strategy and a number of game-changing priorities across the business with bold ambitions set to be realised by 2025.

During his more than 30 years of professional experience, Raymund has provided assurance and business advisory services to both private and public enterprises in Hong Kong as well as state-owned and private enterprises in Mainland China. He has been involved in a number of onshore and offshore initial public offerings, debt financing, corporate restructuring, and mergers and acquisition transactions covering the finance, manufacturing, retailing, media and entertainment, technology and energy sectors.

Raymund is a firm believer in actively working to make a positive impact on society. This includes PwC’s leadership in corporate responsibility, as well as the contribution of technical support, management advice and assurance services to organisations in the non-profit sector.

Raymund is a Chartered Professional Accountant in Canada and a Certified Public Accountant (Practising) in Hong Kong.