Jesse Kavanagh, Tax & Business Advisory Services Partner, PwC Hong Kong
Jesse is a Tax Partner and serves as the Hong Kong Tax Reporting & Strategy Leader. He has over 20 years of experience in advisory, financial services and technology. He's led multiple projects on tax function optimization, including tax strategy planning, organisational design and automation. He has also advised clients on international tax, restructuring, M&A, compliance, controversy and tax risk management. In addition to his advisory work, Jesse held global and regional in-house tax roles in the technology and investment banking industries and has many years of experience and industry knowledge as an in-house Tax Director.
Having worked in Hong Kong, Australia and the United States, Jesse brings a strong international focus to his work, and manages several of our clients' global and regional relationships.
Jesse has chaired both the Asian Capital Markets Tax Committee and Tax Executive Institute's Hong Kong chapter, and has served on Hong Kong's Joint Liaison Committee of Taxation.
Cecilia Lee, Transfer Pricing Partner, PwC Hong Kong
Cecilia has been at PwC for over 20 years, with over 10 years of experience in the United States. She is the head of PwC‘s transfer pricing practice in Hong Kong and is also the Asia Pacific Champion Partner for PwC’s Global Coordinated Documentation service. Cecilia advises clients on various Hong Kong and China transfer pricing issues, including value chain transformation, cost sharing, restructuring, intangible property and audit defence and disputes as well as APA. Cecilia had been actively involved in the legislation process of the gazetted Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 6) Ordinance 2018.
Cecilia is a frequent speaker at transfer pricing seminars with clients, professional organizations and tax authorities, and has contributed to professional publications. She is a CPA in the US.