Gaik Suan, Irene

Irene Khoo

Partner, Audit & Assurance

+65 6829 9626


Irene has more than 24 years of experience in the field of accounting, auditing and business advisory. Irene’s portfolio of clients includes MNCs, listed and non-listed entities.

Activities of her clients include online travel operators (OTA), sales of digital image, trading in commodities, hotel & restaurant operators, trading, manufacturing, property investment & development, shipping, construction & mechanical engineering services, event organisers, market and intelligence publishing & research, technologies & software, telecommunication service providers & carriers, pharmaceutical raw materials, drugs & fine chemical and other industries.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Western Australia

  • Practising Member, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, ISCA Financial Reporting Committee (2012 to 2018)
  • Member, ISCA Public Accounting Practice Committee (May 2018 to present)
  • Member, Singapore Business Federation SME Committee (SBF SMEC) Business Finance and Cost Competitiveness Sub-Committee (Aug 2018 to present)

Other Information

Irene was elected as a Council Member of the Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (ASME) in 2015. ASME is a non-profit organisation that strives to equip members with the business knowledge and market opportunities to help them grow. Irene is currently ASME’s VP (Communications), Vice Chairperson-SME CENTRE@ASME, Member of ASME’s Expenditure Planning Committee and the Entrepreneur of the Year Award Organising Committee.

Irene has been representing ASME at various dialogue sessions with government and legislative entities, including the following:

  • Panel Member, a Singapore Statutory Board

  • Member, IRAS Taxpayer Feedback Panel (2016 to present)

  • ACRA’s sixth-monthly dialogue with professional bodies that engages its stakeholders to garner valuable feedback and build business awareness