APAC Advisory Committee

Vanessa Williams
Chair, APAC Region Vanessa Williams Partner & Worldwide Board Member

Alliott NZ Limited

Auckland, New Zealand

Tel: +64 9520 9200
Mobile: +64 21 332613

Specialist in providing taxation and accounting advice to overseas owned business operating in NZ
Industry areas of Expertise - Transport, Motor Vehicle , Retail, and Service Industries
Previously with Deloitte in NZ and New York

David Baumgartner
Deputy Chair, APAC Region David Baumgartner Managing Partner


Melbourne, Australia

Tel: +61 3 9851 9000

David Baumgartner is the Senior Partner and founder of Baumgartners. David has emerged as a leader in the business advisory service industry for the small and medium enterprise market, and is well respected by his clients and colleagues. The experience of growing his own small business positions him well to anticipate and support his clients in similar circumstances.

Having developed a solid accounting background at Ernst & Young and Bourne Griffiths Boyd, David identified an opportunity to develop a unique business model based on the traditional concept of successful business relationships, built on trust.

Jon Broadley
Member Jon Broadley Partner/Shareholder

Broadley Rees Hogan

Brisbane, Australia

Time Zone: UTC+10

Tel: +61 7 3223 9100

Jon is a Director in our Commercial Dispute Resolution Services Team.

Jon is a founding partner of Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers, with over 20 years post-admission experience in private practice. He was previously a partner in an international legal firm but now enjoys the flexibility and independence that is offered by a smaller practice.

His practice areas include:
- Banking, Finance and Insolvency.
- Commercial.
- Corporate.
- Commercial Disputes.
- Financial Services.
- Securities.

Amie Cheung
Member Amie Cheung Principal

Lawrence Cheung CPA Company Ltd

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Time Zone: UTC+8

Tel: +852 2521 6692

Amie is a principal at Hong Kong accounting firm Lawrence Cheung CPA and serves on the Leadership Team of the alliance's International Tax Services Group.

Scott Jago
Member Scott Jago Partner/Shareholder

Allan Hall Business Advisors Pty Ltd

Sydney, Australia

Time Zone: UTC+10

Tel: +61 29981 2300

After many years running his own business, Scott began accounting studies in 1995. He joined Allan Hall in 1997, and became a partner in 2002.

Scott has a wealth of practical small business experience, as well as expertise in many industries.