Asia's First Professional Business Valuation Certification Programme
The Chartered Valuer and Appraiser programme is the first programme in Asia that provides a structured and formalised professional development pathway aim at raising the standards of ethics and professionalism amongst professionals who are involved in transactions, litigation and arbitration, and financial reporting. The programme will imbue in participants the technical competencies in valuation concepts, principles, applications as well as the approaches and methodologies for conducting valuations.
Benchmark to International Standards
The Body of Knowledge for the programme was developed in consultation with industry practitioners from the Accountancy, Banking, Legal and Investment communities, and based on the global competency framework for professional valuers. This ensures that the professional standards of participants who undertake the programme are on par with international standards.
Practical and Interactive Pedagogy
Participants will also be privy to an integrated curriculum that offers deep insights and perspectives from industry practitioners combined with practical Business Valuation cases with a focus on Asia and emerging markets.
Individuals who complete the programme and meet the requirements for relevant working experience may apply to IVAS for certification. The Chartered Valuer and Appraiser title is envisaged to become a mark of quality for Business Valuation professionals who exhibit professional excellence and integrity. Employers and buyers of Business Valuation services will also have greater assurance regarding the competency and professionalism of individuals who are certified as Chartered Valuers and Appraisers.
Industry Support for the Programme
The launch of the Chartered Valuer and Appraiser programme would not have been possible without the support of industry partners. Since the publication of our Body of Knowledge for theChartered Valuer and Appraiser programme, there have been many queries from organisations who are interested to send their staff for the programme. Till date, we have 18 organisations who have committed to send participants to the programme. This is a strong message from the Business Valuation profession that the Chartered Valuer and Appraiser programme has strong industry relevance.
The 18 industry partners are:
|Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority
||Ardent Associates LLP
||Baker Tilly TFW
||Duff & Phelps
|Ernst & Young Solutions LLP
||Foo Kon Tan LLP
||Helmi Talib & Co
|Moore Stephens LLP
||Nexia TS Public Accounting Corporation
||PKF-CAP Advisory Partners Pte Ltd
||Singapore Academy of Law
Moving forward, this list is set to grow as more companies see how it can raise standards for quality, professionalism and ethics in business valuation, and ultimately become the quality mark replied upon by all its users.
The Business Valuation Ecosystem (Source: IVAS)