Keoy Soo Earn, CFA, FCA (Singapore), SPMC
Regional Managing Partner, Financial Advisory
Leader, Mergers & Acquisitions
Deloitte Southeast Asia
Soo Earn leads Deloitte Southeast Asia Financial Advisory and Mergers & Acquisitions practices. He has extensive experience in leading and supporting strategic investors, financial investors and lenders in their domestic and cross border transactions. He has also supported vendors in divesting their business and entrepreneurs in accessing growth capital.
Soo Earn also handled numerous valuation and modelling engagements for M&A, regulatory & taxation, and financial reporting purposes. Given his technical expertise. He has acted as an independent expert on valuation and accounting matters for a number of dispute cases.
Soo Earn is a work group founding member and advisory council member of the Institute of Valuers and Appraisers of Singapore. He is a member of the Financial Reporting Committee of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and chaired the Valuation sub-committee from 2011 to 2017. Soo Earn has served as a Board member and Audit Committee Chairman of the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore from 2011 to 2017. He has also served as a Board Member of the CFA Singapore Society from 2006 to 2014.
Active in the community, Soo Earn is an advisor to the Singapore Chapter of AIESEC, the largest youth-run organization in the world that provides young people with leadership development and cross-cultural experience so that they can make a positive impact on society. He also serves as a Board Member of the Ronald McDonald House Charities Singapore.
He was recognized as one of the world top 300 IP Strategists in 2013, 2014 and 2017 by the Intellectual Asset Management. He was selected by Who’s Who Legal in 2015 to 2017 as one of the leading Due Diligence Accountants in Singapore.
Soo Earn is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a Senior Practising Management Consultant (IP Management). He holds a Bachelor of Accountancy and has a Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Laws.