Johnson is a Senior Manager in the Hong Kong office.
Johnson’s experience covers compulsory liquidations, financial and operational restructurings, voluntary liquidations and individual bankruptcies. His assignments relate to various industries including media, medical, manufacturing, shipping and food and beverage in various jurisdictions including Hong Kong, PRC, Singapore, Japan and Cayman Islands.
Most recently, Johnson has spent considerable time in Beijing working with the Liquidators of a Chinese medical company, including the extensive investigation of the affairs of its PRC subsidiaries and establishing the whereabouts and use of US$670 million raised in the United States securities market. Johnson’s work also includes reassessing valuation and financial models prepared by the Company’s auditor and financial adviser, assessing the audit work papers and providing litigation support in legal proceedings in Hong Kong.
Johnson has also spent time in Singapore assisting on the restructuring of a shipping company and monitoring day to day operations of the company, including the implementation of cash and working capital controls.
Prior to joining Borrelli Walsh, Johnson spent 2 years in the audit and assurance department of a Big 4 firm where he was involved in annual audits (with very substantial acquisition and disposal) and IPO audits for companies listed in Hong Kong. He has broad experience across industries, including retail, manufacturing, leasing, advertising, education, luxury and leisure.
Johnson speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Professional Affiliations and Academic Qualifications
- Member of the Restructuring and Insolvency Faculty of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Student Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Bachelor of Accounting and Financial Management with First Class Honours, The University of Sheffield, UK