We act for a wide range of clients both in terms of size and industry groups
heads the team at Des Chia & Associates. Des came to New Zealand from
Malaysia in 1983 to further his studies. He graduated from the University
of Waikato, New Zealand with a Bachelor of Management Studies degree with
Honours, with majors in Accountancy and Computer Science. He continued
his interest in Computer Science with a graduate Diploma in Computer Science
from the University of Waikato.
He has an active role in systems development and is involved in programming with a variety of development tools. Outside work Des enjoys playing team sports albeit at a social level.
Jerram is our resident computer expert. Jerram graduated from the University
of Waikato, New Zealand with a Bachelor of Management Studies, majoring
in Management Accountancy.
Lee came to NZ in 1989 and worked with Des in the same firm. She left to return to Malaysia in 1995. Lee worked for a Japanese Manufacturing company as a Management Accountant while in Malaysia.
Lee returned to NZ in March 1999 and joined the staff of Des Chia & Associates in June 1999. Lee is involved in providing Accounting and Business Advisory services to clients.
badminton, and is heavily involved in church activities.
Mary helps out part time at Des Chia & Associates, as a Staff Accountant, with the added responsibility of ensuring the smooth running of the Administration systems of Des Chia & Associates. Mary holds a Bachelor of Social Science degree from the University of Waikato, New Zealand with majors in Computer Science and Japanese. She spent her first 8 years after graduating from University as a Technical Support Officer for a local computer company, providing systems support and installing computer systems for clients.
Outside her normal office hours, Mary enjoys gardening and reading when she finds the time.
Tim works as our resident webmaster. He is currently attached to an associate company, Macrotech Limited. He has a long standing background in Art and Design, and has extensive experience in various graphic design software. Tim is responsible for designing and constructing professional web sites for clients. Tim also has a strong interest in music and holds a Diploma in Audio Engineering.
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