Examination Board Members

SAA Global Education
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Chair, Examination Board

Ooi Siew Linn, Celine
Singapore CA, MBA (Imperial College London), BAcc (NTU), DIC

Ms Ooi is a Singapore Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. She graduated with an accountancy degree from Nanyang Technological University. She also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Diploma in Management from Imperial College London, UK.

Ms Ooi has over 20 years of experience in auditing, accounting, financial reporting, risk and compliance, corporate finance and corporate advisory. She started her career in a Big 4 where she has been involved in audit and assurance engagements of global corporations, listed entities and privately-owned enterprises in diverse industries.

Ms Ooi is currently an Associate Faculty on adjunct arrangement with the leading institution where she currently teaches and has taught subjects relating to Assurance and Attestation, Financial Accounting and Managerial Accounting at the degree levels. As an Associate Faculty, she is instrumental in the preparation of lesson plans and teaching materials and mentoring other instructors to ensure a smooth presentation of the course with good teaching strategies and content coverage. She is actively involved in writing, reviewing, marking, monitoring and invigilation of assessments/ examinations.

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Member, Examination Board

Ms Laksha Mehta

FCCA, CA (Singapore), MBA

Ms Laksha Mehta has about fifteen years of extensive experience working in areas of Financial and Management Accounting. She has held various management roles ranging from Senior Financial Analyst, Head of Strategic Innovation & Cost Audit and Assistant Director of Finance before embarking to SAA-GE as Programme Director, Professional Programme.

She has worked in one of the largest Shipping and transportation company listed on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) which provided vast experience to hone her financial and management skills. She had opportunities to work with Mckinsey and Morgan Stanley teams in improving and enhancing business processes. Through her hard work, she was promoted to Head of Strategic Innovation and Cost Audit, reporting to the President of Shipping unit, advising on financial, statutory and regulatory matters. Later she embarked her career in a Statutory Board where she took on the role of Assistant Director (Finance).

Ms Laksha is a passionate educator and has taught professional programme since 2007. Her teaching style has enabled her students to understand the difficult concepts easily. Many of her ACCA students have passed their papers at their first attempt

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Member, Examination Board

Mr Ng Kam Cheong

Alan is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK and a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA). He obtained his Master degree in Finance from the National University of Ireland in 2002 and Master of Art in Chinese Language & Literature from the Beijing Normal University in 2012.

Alan has over ten years of working experience in the accounting and finance industries before joining the educational profession in 1993.

He first started teaching part time LCCI courses in a private school. Alan joined SAA Global Education in 2008 as a Lecturer. He teaches the University of London international programme and was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2014. Apart from his teaching role, he managed the Associate Taxation Technicians Singapore (ATTS) – Specialist Certificate in Taxation programme, CIMA Strategic Business Leaders