Dr. Jim Lai Advisory Practice Leader Kuala Lumpur +603 2692 4022

Dr. Jim Lai Chee Chuen had undertaken the role as advisor in a variety of corporate and debt restructuring exercises involving mergers, acquisitions, divestments, fund-raising and reverse takeovers of public listed companies.


Amongst the projects Dr. Jim Lai advised are:

  • Corporate and debt restructuring of a number of large diversified listed Groups;
  • Independent Financial Advisor and Monitoring Accountant for banks in relation to restructuring of companies in diverse sectors such as telecommunication, garment manufacturing and rubber processing;
  • Interim management to restructure and turnaround listed companies in the construction, information technology, property management and paper packaging sector;
  • Strategic and business reviews, due diligence, and consulting assignments for listed conglomerates, SME’s and Government agencies/linked corporations;
  • Mergers and Acquisitions, business valuation and fund-raising; 
  • Privatization of State-owned enterprises in the transportation sector;
  • Investigative audits in relation to alleged frauds and dispute resolution;
  • Acted as expert witness in proceedings involving breach of trust, misappropriation of funds and fraud;
  • Led various receivership and liquidation assignments.


  • FCCA
  • ACMA
  • CA (M)
  • MCIM
  • ACFE
  • MBA
  • PhD Cass Business School