Press Release | 9 September 2020

KPMG in Thailand inks MOU with The Right Partner in Myanmar for Business Collaboration

KPMG in Thailand inks MOU with The Right Partner in Myanmar for Business Collaboration

On 9 September 2020, KPMG in Thailand signed an MOU with The Right Partner Consulting Group Co., Ltd. (TRP) to collaborate on providing services in Myanmar. The MOU is a response to the expansion of businesses in Myanmar and the need for trusted and quality assurance services.

“We are excited to announce this collaboration between KPMG in Thailand and The Right Partner Consulting Group Co., Ltd.,” says Charoen Phosamritlert, Chief Executive Officer, KPMG in Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. “This MOU is aimed at creating a holistic blend of local expertise with global knowledge and experience in order to provide quality services to businesses in Myanmar. We believe this will be of great benefit to the growth of businesses in Myanmar as well as the economy of the country as a whole.”

As part of the agreement, KPMG will support TRP to provide services to Myanmar and foreign companies and organizations wishing to do business in Myanmar, in accordance with Myanmar laws and regulations, and international standards and practices. KPMG will also provide support in developing the people and expertise for TRP.

The collaboration with KPMG will allow clients to have access to an array of experts in areas such as financial services, healthcare, energy and infrastructure.

“We see significant potential for growth and expansion for businesses in Myanmar,” says Yoottapong Soontalinka, Partner in Charge, KPMG in Myanmar and Laos. “With this MOU, we will provide support to TRP, as well as provide access to an international collection of experts in all areas of business to increase assurance quality in Myanmar.”

“We look forward to a strong and fruitful relationship with KPMG in Myanmar, says Thet Maung, Advisor, The Right Partner Consulting Group Co., Ltd. “By providing quality assurance services to the companies in Myanmar, not only are we able to provide valuable advice to the businesses, but this will also enable us to make more positive contributions in the growth of Myanmar’s businesses and economy as well as increase trust in the capital markets.”

About KPMG

KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 147 countries and territories and have more than 219,000 people working in member firms around the world. In Asia Pacific, KPMG operates in 20 countries and territories with more than 46,000 people in members firms in the region.

About The Right Partner Consulting Group Co., Ltd.

Established in 2013, The Right Partner Consulting Group Co., Ltd. is a full service public professional firm specializing in financial statements audits across a wide range of industries. The Company provides statutory audits to a range of businesses in Myanmar.

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