Keith Pogson

Slower growth to hit banks

The era of high growth among mainland banks is looking increasingly hard to sustain, and the amount of local government loans becoming due in the next two years could exacerbate the situation.

Thursday, 31 May, 2012, 12:00am

Bad patch for banks great for auditors

While bloodletting continues at banks and hedge funds, one part of the financial sector plans to hire thousands next year despite - or perhaps because of - the uncertain economic outlook: accounting firms

Accountants are in high demand as more companies seek expert bookkeeping advice.

28 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

New president vows to increase use of internet

While some senior accountants in Hong Kong prefer traditional methods of communication, newly-elected Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants president Keith Pogson is determined to use modern technology to make sure he stays in touch.

28 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Chiu's miss shows men still at the helm

The fact that men still dominate the business world was underscored by the recent election for the president of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA).

Keith Pogson, managing partner of Asia-Pacific financial services at Ernst & Young, trumped frontrunner Susanna Chiu, director of Li & Fung Development (China).

20 Dec 2011 - 12:00am