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Andre Tan

Director, Data & Analytics,

PwC Singapore

Key workshop delivery experience
I designed training material that covered governance, risk, controls and data techniques that was delivered to the firm globally. In the UK alone, the material I designed is delivered to approximately 200 employees annually over 5 days. The material includes creation of new methodology as well as interpretation of existing auditing standards.
I am an experienced tutor and have instructed in training and workshop sessions for seven years to a range of grades ranging from Associates to partners.

 

Summary of Key Project experience
Andre has set up the data auditing team for the PwC Singapore firm from scratch. In three years this has become a 25 person team supporting multiple types of data engagements, ranging from external and internal audits, special purpose assurance engagements, and advisory investigation assignments.

His clients include the breadth of industries, and range from MNCs to SMEs.

He has worked in the UK for ten years prior to joining Singapore, performing a similar role.

In particular, he has helped transform the Assurance practice through the injection of data techniques within audits. He has facilitated audit teams to identify areas to enable using data analytics, and has led initiatives of using global data tools to affect large scale changes within the audit strategy. Whilst doing this, Andre has devised the operating model to execute the work, employing both onshore and offshore resources.

 

Education/Professional qualifications

  • BSc Computer Science
  • Member of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales