Mr. Kimleng Khoy (2016)

Mr. Kimleng Khoy, is country manager and audit and advisory service director at Deloitte Cambodia. He has spent almost 20 years in the accounting profession and is one of the most accomplished accounting practitioners in Cambodia.

He is the current president of the Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors (KICPAA), the only professional accounting organisation in Cambodia.

Under his tenure at KICPAA, Mr. Khoy focused on two key priorities; the Cambodian certified public accountant program with the aim of increasing the number of qualified accountants who are critically needed in the growing Cambodian business environment; and the audit quality review program with the aim of supporting small and medium size practitioners with regards to audit quality.

Prior to joining Deloitte Cambodia, Mr. Khoy spent 14 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) before being entrusted to establish Deloitte’s permanent office in Cambodia. At Deloitte Cambodia, Mr. Khoy leads the audit and advisory practice; while also undertaking the country manager’s role. As a director, he is actively involved in audit and advisory services to clients on accounting issues. Mr. Khoy also speaks at workshops and conferences frequently. He also leads a team to meet at the ASEAN Federation of Accountants, organised in various ASEAN countries.

Since 2008, Mr. Khoy has been a Board member of the National Accounting Council (NAC), where he has actively supported the drafting of accounting, auditing, and relevant regulations. He was entrusted to draft a Prakas (administrative law) to implement Cambodian IFRS and Cambodian IFRS for SMEs (which are fully adopted from the IFRS and IFRS for SMEs); and the auditing and relevant assurance standards. He also works very closely with the NAC on the new accounting and auditing laws and related sub-decrees and Prakas.

He graduated from Maharishi Vedic University with a major in Accounting; and is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK).

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants is honoured to induct Mr. Kimleng Khoy to the Global Accounting Hall of Fame® for his services to the profession in Cambodia.

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