Richmond Students Recognized at CA Ceremony
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VANCOUVER—Twenty-eight Richmond chartered accountant (CA) students graduated from the CA School of Business program at a ceremony held May 29, 2010 in Vancouver; they include: Jared Behr (Walsh King), Patrick Caffrey (ClearLine), Doris Yingying Cen (Johnsen Archer), Edmund Chan (Canaccord Capital), Hermandeep Chandi (Manning Elliott LLP), Emmy Ling Che, Stephanie Chen (Meyers Norris Penny LLP), Lindsay Choa (Lancaster & David), Jacqueline Cua (Wolrige Mahon LLP), Colin D'Souza (Worker's Compensation Board of BC), Fonny Fong (Manning Elliott LLP), Navjot Gill (KPMG LLP), Tiffany Hsiao (PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), Shera Ip (Deloitte & Touche LLP), Juliana Kung (Ernst & Young LLP), Jennifer Lam (PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), Carol Lee (PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), Jeanne Lee (Wolrige Mahon LLP), Jamie Leung (BDO Canada LLP), Rita Leung (BDO Canada LLP), Joanna Mukai (Deloitte & Touche LLP), Jonathan Stewart (KPMG LLP), Travis Taylor (Wolrige Mahon LLP), Savina Toor (Manning Elliott LLP), Diane Wan Min Kee (KPMG LLP), Stephanie Wan Min Kee (KPMG LLP), Jennifer Yeung (Deloitte & Touche LLP), and Joyce Yuen (Cowell Group of Companies). Students recognized at the convocation ceremony are eligible for membership in the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC this year.
“These students have earned their CA designation by successfully completing an unparalleled and rigorous academic program, focused on business and accounting competencies,” said Richard Rees, FCA, CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. “We are very proud of them, and they should be proud to have earned the prestigious CA designation.”
To qualify as a CA, students must have a university degree or equivalent, 30 months of practical work experience in a chartered accountancy firm, and complete courses through the CA Qualification Program. CAs must also pass a comprehensive rigorous national final exam to earn their designation.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia is the training, governing and regulatory body of B.C.'s 10,000 members and just over 1,500 CA students. The Institute carries out its primary mission to protect the public by enforcing the most demanding admission criteria and the highest professional and ethical standards. Thanks to the quality and rigour of their education and training, CAs are recognized internationally for bringing superior financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight and leadership to organizations.
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