Josh came to New Zealand in 2003. Originally from China, he graduated in New Zealand with a Bachelor of Business degree in 2007. Prior to joining JBA, he had previously worked for a number of years in the Business Advisory division of another Auckland firm of Chartered Accountants, 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 Josh 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, as a Chartered Accountant, Josh works closely with Jim, providing many professional services and offering experienced support to the firm's clients. Josh also manages the ever-growing Chinese division within the firm. Josh is also instrumental in ensuring the firms internal systems remain top notch and is responsible for their continued improvement. He is also the firm's expert in the use of Xero cloud accounting software and advises and trains clients in its use.
Josh is married and outside of work likes playing basketball and spending quality time with his young family.
You can e-mail Josh on firstname.lastname@example.org