CLA Global TS Sustainability & Climate Change Lead Attended ISCA’s Business Mission to China

Ms. Maria Teo, Sustainability and Climate Change Lead at CLA Global TS represented the firm
at the recent business mission to China under ISCA’s new Sustainability Apex Programme.


Singapore, 4 April 2024CLA Global TS is pleased to share that its Associate Director and Sustainability & Climate Change Lead, Ms. Maria Teo recently represented the firm as one of the few selected firms to attend a business mission to China organised by Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).

Organised by ISCA, the visit to Shanghai on 25 March 2024 is a joint business mission with The Law Society of Singapore (Lawsoc) under ISCA’s new Sustainability Apex Programme. The aim of the joint business mission is to gain insights on the sustainability-related business and legal landscape in China, explore partnership opportunities, and network with local businesses.

The 15 participating Singapore firms are invited based on their internal expertise or potential to launch new innovative revenue streams, demonstrating the organisers’ dedication to nurturing international networks and remaining leaders in industry advancements across accounting and legal sectors.


Representatives from invited Singapore firms participating in a networking session with 
representatives from various organisations in China.

Ms. Maria Teo, Associate Director, Sustainability & Climate Change Lead at CLA Global TS, shared, “It was a very fruitful trip to learn about the sustainability scene in China, as well as learning from experts in the accounting and legal fields.” It is heartening to see interest in this area picking up and that students in universities we met are enthusiastic about moving into environmental, social, and governance (ESG)-related careers.”

Mr. Henry Tan, Group CEO & Chief Innovation Officer, expressed, “We are deeply honored that CLA Global TS could nominate a representative to join this business mission. It’s gratifying to see our firm acknowledged for its capacity to drive sustainability initiatives locally and regionally. Through this opportunity, CLA Global TS remains committed to fostering talent within the accounting sector and leading the path for other firms in the industry.”


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About CLA Global TS

Founded in 1993, CLA Global TS, 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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