Rising Star (Financial Times-RBS Coutts Women in Asia awards 2010)
Young Accountant of the Year
A trailblazer, Kexin graduated as Singapore Management University’s (SMU) first female Valedictorian in 2005 on dual scholarship. Over her last 12 years with PwC, Kexin has advised top tier multinational, institutional and business owner clients in Singapore, London and Jakarta in her dynamic international tax career.
Volunteering actively since 17, Kexin has served in a wide range of hands-on to leadership roles across community, government and politics. She has also represented Singapore internationally in various premier emerging leader programmes in US, China, Taiwan, Malaysia and Switzerland.
A Chartered Accountant (Singapore) and Accredited Tax Practitioner, Kexin is the youngest governing Council Member in the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants’ 54-year history. Concurrently, she serves as Council Member of the Singapore Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia and chairs SMU’s Accountancy Alumni Advisory Board.
Widely profiled in the media, a frequent public speaker and multiple award winner, Kexin was named ‘Young Accountant of the Year’ at the inaugural Singapore Accountancy Awards 2014 and by Prestige magazine as one of Singapore’s ’40 under 40’ to watch 2015. Kexin believes in “me” time and is an (amateur) home cook.