CLA Global TS Sustainability and Climate Change Lead Elected as ISCA Council Member

[Photo Credit ISCA] Ms Maria Teo, Associate Director, Sustainability and Climate Change Lead, CLA Global TS received the Certificate of Appointment from ISCA President Mr Teo Ser Luck.

Ms Maria Teo, Associate Director, Sustainability and Climate Change Lead at
CLA Global TS has been elected to the Council of the national accountancy body.

Singapore, 3 May 2023 
– CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS) is pleased to share that its Sustainability and Climate Change Lead, Ms Maria Teo is one of the four newly-elected Council Members of the national accountancy body, the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).

As announced in ISCA’s recent media release, the elected and re-elected Council Members will serve as ISCA Council Members until ISCA’s Annual General Meeting in 2025. More than half of the new council work in various corporate and business roles across different industries; contributing a diverse range of perspectives and experience to the Council’s decision-making process.

Maria leads the Sustainability and Climate Change team in CLA Global TS Risk Advisory unit and specialises in areas such as risk management and data governance. During her career, she has been deployed to various departments, including Assurance and Advisory services, and spent several months on secondment to the UK.

Maria is the Chairperson of ISCA’s Young Professionals Advisory Committee and is a member of the Sustainability and Climate Change Committee. She has also participated in mentoring programmes under ISCA Cares and the Young Professionals Advisory Committee, and advocates for the improvement of professional development programmes such as the Financial Forensic Accounting qualification.

Mr Henry Tan, Group CEO & Chief Innovation Officer, CLA Global TS said: “On behalf of CLA Global TS, we would like to congratulate Maria for being elected as one of the ISCA Council Members. As sustainability and financial standards overlap, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations will shape the future of the accountancy profession. We trust that Maria can enhance the council’s decision-making process by providing advice on good sustainability practices and risk management, which will, in turn, translate into strategies that boost the stability and relevance of our profession to the nation’s sustainability goals.”

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About CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS)
Founded in 1993, CLA Global TS (formerly known as Nexia T.S.), is an award-winning Asia-Centred Business Advisor. An independent member firm of CLA Global Network, CLA Global TS provides a full spectrum of professional services including, but not limited to Assurance & IPO Reporting, Tax, Risk Advisory, Valuation, Insolvency & Restructuring, Sustainability & Climate Change Advisory and more.

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