JIMMY NG CHWE HWA

Chooi & Company - partner, Jimmy Ng Chwe Hwa

PRACTICE AREA
Corporate | Restructuring & Insolvency

DL  +603 2055 3806
E    jimmyng@chooi.com.my

JIMMY NG CHWE HWA
Partner

PRACTICE FOCUS

Restructuring and insolvency

EXPERIENCE AND CREDENTIALS

Jimmy has over 20 years of experience in financial restructuring and insolvency work with KPMG. He led the set-up of a restructuring practice in Jakarta before he retired as a partner of KPMG Singapore & Indonesia in 2017.

His current area of work involves advising clients on restructuring and insolvency. Jimmy regularly gives talks and seminars on restructuring and insolvency to clients and at conferences. He was a contributing writer of a book titled Law and Practice of Corporate Insolvency in Malaysiapublished by Sweet & Maxwell in 2019. He was the co-editor of the book, Restructuring and Insolvency, A commentary, published by Sweet and Maxwell in 2023.

He has led several M&A transactions. Clients find his financial experience at KPMG valuable to his current legal work.

He was appointed to the board of Lonpac Insurance Bhd in August 2019 as an independent non-executive director.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • BSc (Hons) Business Administration – Finance, University of Wisconsin, USA, 1983  
  • LLB (Hons), University of London, 1995
  • Malaysian Certificate in Legal Practice, 1998
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), 2018
  • Post Graduate Foundation Certificate in International Insolvency Law, INSOL International, 2021/2022
  • Certificate, Sustainable Finance, University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, October – December 2022
  • Certificate, Law and Sustainability: Tackling Global Environmental Challenges, University of Oxford, February – March 2023
  • Member of Malaysia Institute of Accountants
  • Member of CIMA
  • Member of ASEAN Chartered Professional Accountant 
  • Member of Malaysian Bar
  • Council Member of Insolvency Practitioners Association of Malaysia