William Gee

Partner, PwC Hong Kong

William Gee is a partner in PwC’s Risk assurance Practice at PwC China. He currently heads the Financial Services Group at RCA Beijing, leading a team of 3 Partners and over 60 risk and controls professionals. He is also a member of PwC’s C-SOX Task Force, a national role leading the research into the development of internal control assurance and advisory approach and standards for the firm in respond to the MOF’s Basic Standard of Enterprise Internal Control and related Guidance.

William specialises in the field of information risk management after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in the UK in 1990. He has over 20 years experience in providing a wide range of assurance and advisory services to clients, focusing on the assessment of business and technology risks. He is also involved in the design, review and enhancement of business and technology processes and controls.

William is one of the experienced experts in the field of technology related risks in China. He is intimately familiar with international information security management standards (e.g. ISO 27001), and best practices framework (e.g. CobiT). He has extensive experience in managing projects related to IT risk management, including IT control reviews, pre- and post- implementation system reviews, network infrastructure and security reviews, technology and process alignment, XBRL, business continuity planning and other specialized areas such as processes and controls relating to digital certificates and encryption.

William is highly respected in the industry and currently holds the following positions:

  • Enterprise Internal Control Standards Committee Expert Advisor, China Ministry of Finance
  • Accounting Informatisation Standards Committee Expert Advisor, China Ministry of Finance
  • Member of Chinese Securities Supervision Commission, XBRL Working Group
  • External Mentor, MBA Program, Central University of Finance and Economics
  • QPRT (Qualified Person Responsible for Training) of PwC for ICAEW/CICPA joint programme
  • Vice President, Information Systems Audit and Control Association (China Hong Kong Chapter)
  • Convenor, HKICPA Beijing City Liaison Group
  • Representative of Hong Kong at Asia PKI Forum


Contact details

Tel: +[86] (10) 6533 2269