Meet Our Coaches

Kelly Chen

Kelly has rich experience in Accounting and Finance industries across US, China and Australia. She served as the Country Financial Controller for JPMorgan and worked across different business units including audit, financial analysis, risk and management consulting in PWC and EY. Kelly has received offers from various reputable organizations including EY, PwC, Deloitte and NAB. Kelly also holds the MBA degree from Top 20 Universities in the US.

Alice Meng

Alice is an experienced Finance Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit organization management industry. She worked as a Senior Auditor at KPMG before being promoted to Audit Manager. Alice is a finance professional with a strong background, having graduated from the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia.

Yuan Sun

Yuan graduated from Monash University with a Masters of Practising Accounting, and now works as an Assistant Accountant at one of the three legally recognised professional bodies for accountants in Australia. Her main area of work is in financial accounting, such as preparing the relevant financial reporting for the end of the financial year, as well as BAS, PAYG, FBT, Fixed Assets, Budget, Audit and Expense Management.

Claire Li

Claire is a Transaction Advisory Service Consultant at EY, and a formal Legal Secretary at Evolve Lawyers. With a Master of Management Accounting from the University of Melbourne, Claire is actively involved in student support services to assist the career development of university graduates, particularly international students. Before moving to Australia, Claire worked as an Internal Control Analyst at Deloitte China. Claire is specialised in Internal Control, Internal Auditing and Corporate Finance.

Christopher Pham

Chris is currently the Associate Director at The BlueRock, partnering with businesses to achieve sustainable growth and manage business risks by delivering accounting and taxation services to small to medium sized businesses. Chris has a well-established career in the private business advisory space, previously working at Grant Thornton Australia and GMK Partners in managerial roles.

Grace Jackel

Grace is a Consultant at EY within the Banking and Capital Market area. Previously working in biomedical research, Grace graduated from Monash University with a double degree in Biomedical Science and Commerce. Grace has been a mentor to university students through the Monash Business School Ambassadors Program and the Monash Actuarial Student Society.

Mandy Mao

Mandy has a Master’s degree in Accounting and Finance, previously holding the position of Senior Auditor at KPMG China. Currently, Mandy is the Senior Auditor at Nexia Australia.

Coco Fu

Coco has previously worked as a Data Analytics Consultant for EY. She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Analytics from Melbourne Business School. Coco has extensive experience as a Pricing Analyst and Investment Analyst for Suncorp Group and First Guardian Capital.

Emily Wang

Emily Wang is a CPA certified Accountant working as an overheads at Mars Australia. Emily completed her Masters of Professional Accounting (Advanced) at Monash University and has extensive experience as an Accountant and Analyst, including for Lort Smith and Ossa services.

Jack Ruan

Jack is a qualified chartered accountant experienced in taxation and business services for small to medium businesses and private clients. Jack currently works for Blaze Acumen Chartered Accountants. Jack also has experience in the banking industry in Shanghai, China. He has worked for China CITIC Bank in Shanghai in both customer service and business banking areas.