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BoardRoom

BoardRoom offers leading business solutions, including corporate and advisory services, in the Asia-Pacific region. We provide accurate, prompt and reliable corporate solutions for every element of your business.

850

Dedicated Team Members

Over 50

Year Proven Track Record

7,300+

Clients Globally

Your success is our goal

BoardRoom accelerates your business at every stage with an integrated suite of corporate solutions powered by innovation and technology.

Among changing regulations, we work hard to ensure your company stays compliant in every country you operate. We have strong, established local and global connections that create an indelible footprint in:

Our experienced team also has the extensive local knowledge and commercial experience required to expand your business in the Asia-Pacific region.

Today, BoardRoom is the chosen partner of several Fortune 500 multinational corporations, publicly traded companies, and privately held businesses.

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Trusted Partner for Success Throughout Asia-Pacific

Offices Across the Region:

14

Countries Established In:

5

Partners Established in Global Network:

19

Why BoardRoom?

Partnering with BoardRoom gives you peace of mind that your company is in experienced hands.

We can take care of all your business needs with our complete suite of services, covering all aspects of company setup and ongoing administration in Malaysia and throughout Asia.

Proven experience

Boasting 50 years of experience in the industry, we have a proven track record of excellence. Our services have allowed over 7,300 companies to build their operations in the Asia-Pacific region.

Local knowledge

Our award-winning team is equipped with the skills, experience, and local knowledge you require to navigate the region's complex operational and regulatory policies, as well as an understanding of cultural sensitivities.

Fast response time

With over 300+ experienced professionals available to expertly handle your business solutions needs, we can help you efficiently manage all your corporate services.

Multiple countries, one contact

Regardless of the number of countries you operate in, partnering with BoardRoom gives you a single point of contact you can trust to coordinate your regional operations.

Trustworthy and Reliable

We are proud to partner with some of the leading brands across the region and make it our mission to support them at every turn.

50 years of proven experience

With over 50 years of business experience, we have established ourselves as a leading provider of corporate services in the Asia-Pacific region.

Previously part of Ernst & Young Singapore, we acquired Arthur Andersen’s Singapore outsourcing arm in 2002. Since then, we have expanded our regional operations through strategic acquisitions and aggressive growth strategies.

We now serve over 7,300 clients and assist them in expanding their operations in Malaysia and beyond.

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  • 2018

    Boardroom continues its robust growth and continues to act on its expansion strategy in 2018 through its acquisition:

    • Acquired 100% stake in Australia-based Corporate Counsel Pty Limited
    • Acquiring 100% stake in Malaysia-based acquisition of Symphony companies
      • Symphony Corporatehouse Sdn. Bhd. and Sky Corporate Services Sdn. Bhd.
      • Symphony Share Registrars Sdn. Bhd.
      • Malaysian Issuing House Sdn. Bhd.
  • 2017

    Boardroom wholly owned Australian subsidiary Boardroom Pty Limited acquired a 100% stake in Boardworx, a specialist in corporate secretarial services.

  • 2013

    Boardroom acquired the balance 40% stake for China operations, and it became a wholly-owned subsidiary called Boardroom China.

  • 2011

    Boardroom entered into a share purchase deed to acquire 100% of CRA Plan Managers Pty Ltd in Australia. CRA is a specialist consultancy and advisory business dedicated to all aspects of executive compensation and equity incentive strategies.

  • 2010

    Boardroom broadened its business base through continued acquisitions:

    • Acquired 100% stake in Australia-based Newreg
    • Acquired stake in Singapore-based ChorPee Corporate Services Pte Ltd
    • Acquired a 60% stake in LSC China Holdings Pte Ltd, which has since been renamed Boardroom China Holdings Pte Ltd. and has a presence in Shanghai, beijing, Chengdu, Shenzhen and Suzhou
  • 2007

    Boardroom acquired a 33.33% stake in Australia-based Nerweg Pty Limited (Newreg), a specialist in share registry, voting and communications management.

    The brand name Boardroom was adopted across all operating subsidiaries in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia

  • 2006

    Salacca Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CK. Goh Holdings Limited, made a mandatory condition cash offer to acquire 32.14% of Boardroom.

  • 2005

    Boardroom embarked on a regional acquisition strategy to strengthen its business presence in Asia:

    • Boardroom (Malaysia) SDN Bhd acquired the following companies which offers corporate secretarial and accounting services, from KPMG Malaysia:
      • M&C Services Sdn Bhd
      • 3-Link Corporate Services Sdn Bhd
      • Agriteum Sdn Bhd
      • K3 Corporate Services Sdn Bhd
    • Acquired Asialink Services (HK) Limited, the corporate secretarial, accounting, payroll and trade support service business of Hong Kong-based RSM Nelson Wheeler.
  • 2002

    Boardroom acquired Arthur Andersen’s corporate secretarial and accounting & payroll entities.

  • 2000

    Boardroom was incorporated. LA and EPLC were subsequently acquired by Boardroom through a restructuring exercise by EYS. Following the corporate spin-off from EYS, Boardroom was listed on the Singapore Exchange.

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    LA became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ernst & Young Singapore (EYS), following a global merger of Ernst & Whinney and Arthur Young.

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    Following a merger between EPLC and Ernst & Whinney (Singapore), LA was acquired by Ernst & Whinney (Singapore).

  • 1982

    Ee Peng Liang Consultants Pte Ltd (EPLC) now known as Boardroom Business Solutions Pte Ltd was incorporated, providing corporate secretarial and accounting services.

  • 1968

    Lim Associates Pte Ltd (LA) now known as Boardroom Corporate & Advisory Services Pte Ltd, was established as a provider of corporate secretarial and share registration services.

Meet the BoardRoom team

Driven by over 850 professionals across the Asia Pacific, our team will help you to achieve the success your business deserves.

Our highly qualified professionals have extensive experience in Malaysia and the Asia-Pacific region. We can help navigate you through the changing business landscape while also ensuring you stay compliant with all local laws and regulations.

About Us

Purpose, promise & culture

At BoardRoom, it’s our mission to take your business further, faster, at all stages, with an integrated suite of corporate solutions driven by innovation and technology.

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Our values

  • Client-focused: we put our clients and their needs first.
  • Forward-thinking: we stay ahead of the curve through technology development and training.
  • Flexible: we are receptive to new ideas and adapt quickly to change.
  • Resourceful: we work smarter by doing more with less.
  • Proactive: we take a solution-based approach to problems.

Workplace culture

Our people are the beating heart of our company. We continue to be the go-to partner for integrated, innovative, technology-driven corporate solutions.

Our professional team will become an extension of your staff when you work with us. They will incorporate your company’s values and practices and assist you with best-practice solutions.

To thrive in regional markets, you must have a skilled team to assist you in navigating the local complexities. Our employees are not only trained locally but are also familiar with international standards. This provides you with a level of care that is unrivalled in the region.

We support our staff by being:

  • Inclusive: we listen to our team members’ needs and encourage respect for all within our workplace.
  • Purpose-driven: we empower our people and give them a sense of purpose.
  • Welcoming: we are always professional but embrace a high-spirited family atmosphere.
  • Collaborative: we instill a culture of learning through active, open communication.
  • Balanced: we foster a work-hard, play-hard culture.

Thanks to our engaged work culture, we were named in The CPA Australia Recognised Employer Partner ranks. This demonstrates our ongoing commitment to providing our employees the highest standards of professional development and support.

BoardRoom Group of Companies

Malaysia

BoardRoom Corporate Services Sdn Bhd, BoardRoom Share Registrar Sdn Bhd, BoardRoom Business Solutions Sdn Bhd and Malaysian Issuing House Sdn Bhd provides accounting, corporate secretarial, director’s training, payroll, internal audit & risk management, share registration, IPO and taxation services to over 3,000 clients in Malaysia. BoardRoom is currently the largest share registry and corporate services provider in Malaysia.

Singapore

BoardRoom Business Solutions Pte Ltd specialises in providing Accounting, Finance and Payroll services to a wide range of clients ranging from small local firms to MNCs. Previously part of Ernst & Young Singapore, it acquired the Singapore outsourcing arm of Arthur Andersen and today has a client base of over 500 companies.

BoardRoom Corporate & Advisory Services Pte Ltd is the largest share registrar in Singapore. It acts as a share registrar or share transfer agent for over half of the companies listed on the SGX-ST. It is also a leader in providing corporate secretarial services to both public listed and private companies.

Australia

BoardRoom Pty Limited (formerly known as Registries Limited) is a leading provider of share registry, voting and communication services to the Australian corporate market. Its client base includes ASX and NSX listed entities, Unlisted Funds/Trusts, Member Based Organisations and several Global Investment Banks. BoardRoom Pty Limited is an organisation which prides itself on innovation, exceptional service and the ability to provide a flexible approach in order to meet its clients’ needs.

Hong Kong

BoardRoom Corporate Services (HK) Limited is one of the leading corporate secretarial, accounting, payroll and consulting firms in Hong Kong, offering a wide range of services to local and international clients.

BoardRoom Share Registrars (HK) Limited is one of the main share registrars in Hong Kong. Commenced in June 2011, BoardRoom HK is now poised to deliver a full suite of pre-listing and post-listing services to corporations in Hong Kong.

China

BoardRoom China Limited was established in September 2010. It is a fully owned subsidiary of BoardRoom China Holdings Pte Ltd. It has been providing business advisory, company formation, corporate secretarial, accounting and payroll, and taxation services in the People’s Republic of China since 1997. BoardRoom has a presence in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Chengdu.