Abot Lim Puay Hian (Ian)
MSc, FCCA, CA(M) CFP
Ian holds a Master degree in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Gloucestershire (UK), he is also a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), a Chartered Accountant of Malaysia and a Certified Financial Planner.
Ian began his career in auditing with a medium size professional firm where he gained valuable professional and commercial experience even before completing the ACCA.
Ian’s flair for teaching sparked in 1999 when he joined one of the colleges conferred ACCA Premier Status in Malaysia as a lecturer to teach accounting, financial management and management accounting subjects. His commitment and dedication towards teaching enabled him to gain popularity amongst students who undeniably rate him as one of their favourites! Ian was appointed as the Head of Professional Studies to manage the operations of the ACCA programme. This strengthened his profile further as he had to cope with several challenges to ensure the co-ordination and growth of the programme successfully.
Ian specialises in financial management and management accounting subjects for both ACCA & ISCA Professional Examination programmes. He is currently teaching Papers F5, F9, P5 for ACCA and Financial Management for ISCA Professional Examination. He understands students’ needs well and his exposure to the education industry has led to him to embark upon teaching opportunities in countries like Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, Vietnam, Brunei and Africa. Besides, Ian also conducted ACCA exam techniques workshop and CPD workshop in Brunei. Ian also acts as a mentor for OBU projects, to date he has successfully guided ALL his projects’ students in achieving the B.Sc in Applied Accountancy.
Ian’s simple techniques of teaching and organised way in explanation have enabled students to grasp the most difficult aspects of financial management and management accounting theory without any cumbersome.
His high level of tolerance, patience, diligence and hard work has enabled him to sustain in the teaching industry for the past 15 years and turnover every threat into an opportunity.
Singapore placing since Dec 2007:
|Dec 2007||P5||1st Placing|
|June 2008||F5||2nd Placing|
|P5||1st and 3rd Placing|
|Dec 2008||P5||1st & 3rd Placing (x2)|
|June 2009||F5||3rd Placing|
|Dec 2009||P5||3rd Placing|
|June 2010||F9||1st Placing (x2)|
|P5||1st, 2nd & 3rd Placing|
|Dec 2010||P5||2nd Placing|
|June 2011||F5||3rd Placing|
|Dec 2011||F9||1st Placing|
|Dec 2012||F9||2nd Placing|
|June 2013||F5||1st Placing|
|Dec 2013||F5||3rd Placing|
|June 2014||F5||1st & 2nd Placing|
|Dec 2014||F9||3rd Placing|
|June 2015||F5||2nd Placing|
|Dec 2015||F5||2nd Placing|
|F9||2nd & 3rd Placing|