After passing the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants in 1992, Edwin was admitted as Chartered Accountant in Malaysian Institute of Accountants in 1994. Edwin worked in a few audit firms for four years, which include Ernst & Young.
Subsequently, he worked with a Malaysian public-listed company for five years as an Accountant. From there, he was posted to Shanghai to work under its Shanghai subsidiary for one year overseeing its Finance Department and designing the systems for Fast Food and Water Park ticketing sales.
After returning to Malaysia, Edwin joined another public-listed construction company for 21 years, in which the company had investments and projects in Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei. Before leaving the company, Edwin held the position as Senior General Manager overseeing the company’s various departments which includes Business Development, Legal and litigation, Finance, Purchasing, HR, Administration, Maintenance, IT, etc.
Edwin’s expertise includes budgeting and cash flow control, internal control system, closing joint venture deals between landowner and developer, joint venture deals between Main Contractor and sub-contractors, Construction contract financing, management training and cost control.