Dr. CHUNG, Yau Yan Sammy

Dr. Chung, the founder and Managing Director of CPL, received his professional training with Price Waterhouse Hong Kong (merged to become PricewaterhouseCoopers) in 1989. He attained his first professional qualification, Certified Public Accountant, in 1991. He is a Fellow Practising Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, an Associate of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, a Fellow of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and a Certified Public Accountant of CPA Australia. Dr. Chung has over 30 years of experience in the professional accounting practice in Hong Kong.
Dr. Chung is a man of profound learning. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Business (Accounting) from the Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia; a Master's Degree in Business (Accounting) from the Monash University, Australia in 1999; and a Doctorate Degree in Business Administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2005. In response to the increasing demand of continuing education for professionals where the requirements are intended to encourage professionals to expand their knowledge base and stay up-to-date on new developments, Dr. Chung pursued and extended his knowledge in laws and was awarded the Juris Doctor by the City University of Hong Kong in 2010. He was also awarded a Master's Degree in Laws by the University of Wolverhampton, England in 2015. His research interests focused mainly on corporate governance and the role of auditors in shareholders' protection. In 2017-2018, Dr. Chung pursued and enhanced his practical knowledge in taxation by completining three courses, including Advance Hong Kong Tax, China Tax, and International Tax. Consequently, he was awarded Professional Diploma in China Tax and Professional Diploma in Hong Kong Tax by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants on 18 February 2019. Being a business scholar-practitioner, Dr. Chung is able to lead his own and his client's organizations to the next threshold of excellence in this increasingly competitive global economy.
In the community services, Dr. Chung served as one of the External Members of the Examination Board for the Professional Diploma in Accounting and Finance and the Professional Diploma in Business Management of the Institute of Professional Education And Knowledge, a Member of Vocational Training Council Group, for the years from 2004 to 2008. Dr. Chung also served as Professional Mentor for Mentorship Programme operated by Department of Business Administration of the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Sha Tin), a Member of Vocational Training Council Group over the years from 2006 to 2017. He held the position of External Examiner (EE) of the Professional Diploma in Accounting and Finance and the Professional Diploma in Business Management of the Institute of Professional Education And Knowledge for the period from January 2009 to March 2019.
        Mr. Lau, Chuen Yan Jason
Mr. Lau, executive director, is a practising member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He has extensive experience in auditing, accounting and taxation and he holds a Bachelor Degree of Science with Honours First Class in Accounting from the University of Hull. He joined CPL in 1 December 2015 and has admitted to the board of directors of CPL since 30 April 2018. Mr. Lau is responsible for CPL's audit and assurance function.