Josh manages the ever-growing Chinese division within the firm. He came to New Zealand in 2003. Originally from China, he graduated in New Zealand with a Bachelor of Business degree in 2007. He has previously worked in the Chartered Accounting profession prior to joining JBA. He worked in the Business Advisory division of an Auckland firm of Chartered Accountants for a number of years, looking after various small to medium sized New Zealand local businesses within a wide range of industries. His wealth of knowledge and application in order to obtain a thorough understanding of the clients' issues and needs stands him in good stead in solving problems and finding practical solutions to all sorts of business and tax related matters. This is something he relishes.
Josh has also worked for a large group of companies as a Financial and Analytical Accountant, participating in large Property Development Projects and Dairy Product export businesses, providing vital advice to the board of directors of the companies to assist them with their final decision making.
At JBA, Josh works closely with Jim, providing many professional services and offering experienced support to the firms clients. He is instrumental in ensuring the firms internal systems remain top notch and is responsible for their continued improvement. He is also the firms expert in the use of Xero cloud accounting software and advises and trains clients in its use.
Outside of work, Josh likes playing basketball, and spending time with his family. He is married and together with his wife has a beautiful daughter.
You can e-mail Josh on firstname.lastname@example.org