HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited (Hong Kong member of HLB International) is the winner of the HKICPA Football Championship 2016 – 2017.
Organized by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“HKICPA”), the HKICPA Football Championship is the most fiercely contested annual event with soccer teams from the Big 4, mediumsized CPA firms, government departments, university accounting faculties, and professional accountants in business competing. A HLB soccer team has participated in this competition since 2002, and were 1st runners–up for four years and 2nd runners-up for one year.
Under the leadership of Kenneth Cheng (Senior Accountant / HLB Soccer Team Captain) and with the support from Davis Yu (Audit Director / HLB Soccer Team Manager) and Managing Director Raymond Cheng, the HLB team beat teams from BDO (4:3), Shinewing (4:2), Deloitte (2:1), Grant Thornton (1(5):1(4)), Baker Tilly (3:0), Baptist University (3:1) and finally Ernst & Young (3:1) to be crowned Champion at the HKICPA Football Championship on 22 January 2017. The HLB soccer team expressed their gratitude to the Firm for all the support and to those who came to cheer for the team on the day.
HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited has been a Principal Member of HLB International since 1993 and currently ranks 6th in the Hong Kong listed entities IPO / audit / transactions market.