​Regional Director, Asia Pacific

Ravin Krishnan

​Ravin Krishnan has worked with leading global and regional professional service providers for more than seven years in the areas of business development, communications, and marketing. With a legal and business background, he serves as a resource for member firms looking to grow their practices. He is responsible for development and growth of our ASPAC region and works with our members to ensure they are getting the most value possible from the association.


As a benefit of members, every spring, Abacus hosts meetings at a location within each region to focus on local topics, meaningful discussions and networking within the region.

The 2023 Asia Pacific Regional Meeting will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on March 2-3, 2023.


Vantage Worldwide - Asia Pacific Episodes

Vantage Worldwide is our monthly podcast that showcases countries around the world and shares insight into doing business around the world.

Indonesia Edition

This edition of Vantage Worldwide features the country of Indonesia. Located strategically along key trade routes in the region, Indonesia is the world’s fourth-most populous country and boasts one of the fastest growing economies in the region. This episode takes a closer look at the tax regulations in place in the nation and provides a comprehensive look at what it takes to do business in Indonesia.



Singapore Edition

Podcast description coming soon!

Australia Edition

Abacus Worldwide members share their legal and accounting expertise as they engage in a conversation about the business landscape in Australia.  In this episode, they explore the tax implications of doing business in Australia and what is required for foreign investors to expand into the world’s 6th largest country.

Guests include:

India Edition

In this episode of Vantage Worldwide Abacus members from India discuss the current state of the Indian Economy, its currency, and future business opportunities. The episode touches on the pros and cons of investing or starting a business in India, hiring foreign workers, and an overview of the tax and legal system.

Guests of this episode include:

  • Deepak Goil, Hi Fidelity Solutions Private Limited  
  • Sujay Ajgaonkar, RM Ajgaonkar & Co 
  • Tarun Kandhari, Tarun Kandhari & Co LLP 
  • Sachin Ranbhise, Sachin Ranbhise & Associates, Chartered Accountants

Asia Pacific News

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Malaysian accounting firm joins Abacus Worldwide

Abacus Worldwide, LLC is pleased to announce that accounting firm ST & Partners of Malaysia has joined the progressive international association of independent accounting, consulting and ...

Hong Kong accounting firm joins Abacus Worldwide and TASK International

Abacus Worldwide, LLC is pleased to announce that T O Yip & Co. has joined the progressive international association of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms. ...

Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Alexander Spencer

Melbourne Accounting Firm Joins International Accounting and Law Association We are pleased to announce Alexander Spencer as our newest accounting firm member located in Melbourne, Australia. ...

Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Law Elements

Brisbane, Australia Law Firm Joins International Accounting and Law Association We are please to announce Law Elements as our newest law firm member located in Brisbane, ...

Abacus Worldwide and JHI have merged as of September 1, 2020

Following their Special General Meeting with an overwhelming majority vote, JHI members approved a merger of the association membership into Abacus Worldwide. The merged association will ...
Frank Fang
​Shanghai Linfang Certified Tax Agent Co., Ltd, Shanghai, China

Frank Fang

"It is valuable for our firm to engage and collaborate with other professionals from around the world. From Asia Pacific, to Europe, and from the US to the Americas, we have truly made lasting connections within Abacus. Member firms are responsive and active in helping to meet client needs. Abacus is a great multicultural organization."