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Gordon Macwhinnie

Profession faces new challenges

The 2011 annual conference of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) may have just concluded but, as a sign of its success, organisers are already considering topics for next year's agenda.

Monday, 27 June, 2011, 12:00am

Profession faces new challenges

The 2011 annual conference of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) may have just concluded but, as a sign of its success, organisers are already considering topics for next year's agenda.

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

The 'father' of HK accountancy dies

Sir Gordon Macwhinnie, the 'father' and founding president of the Hong Kong Society of Accountants, has died at his home in southern England. He was 84.

21 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Sir Gordon's legacy stands firm, by any reckoning

He was a pivotal figure in the city's accounting industry, but Gordon Macwhinnie's interests went well beyond number-crunching - to higher education, golf and horse racing.

21 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Nostalgia as veteran accountant leaves HK

After more than half a century, the 'father' and founding president of the Hong Kong Society of Accountants, Sir Gordon Macwhinnie, has left Hong Kong for retirement in England with his wife.

3 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Founding father sees shared values as the way forward

THE HONG KONG Institute of Certified Public Accountants has grown in size and strength over the past 30 years to become an influential organisation.

Membership has increased to 22,000, compared with 5,300 in 1990 and about 560 in the year of the organisation's inception on January 1, 1973.

8 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

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