Regional Director, Asia Pacific
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.
ASIA PACIFIC REGIONAL MEETINGS
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.
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.
- Ravin Krishnan, Abacus Worldwide
- Cindy Salaki, Salaki & Salaki
- Magdalena Sitohang, Salaki & Salaki
Podcast description coming soon!
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.
- George Shahinian, Economos Group
- Lynda Logan, Charts Partners Chartered Accountants
- Sam Rotberg, Alexander Spencer
- Craig Roelofsz, Law Elements Pty Ltd
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
Hong Kong accounting firm joins Abacus Worldwide and TASK International
Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Alexander Spencer
Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Law Elements
Abacus Worldwide and JHI have merged as of September 1, 2020
Shanghai Linfang Certified Tax Agent Co., Ltd, Shanghai, China
"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."