On July 29, BDO Sungto-Ehyun LLC (hereinafter, “Sungto-Ehyun”) announced that Jaejun Shin was admitted as a new Partner to lead the Forensic Service team. Forensic service is a field essential for improving transparency of financial reporting and corporate governance, and the demands for this sector has been rapidly rising in areas including accounting fraud investigation since the enactment of the revised ‘Act on External Audit of Stock Companies’. Jaejun is an expert in forensic services with over 20 years of experience at PwC Korea and PwC Consulting. In particular, he was seconded to PwC NY Forensic Service team from 2007 to 2009, where he could learn the forensic best practice. Since then, he has carried out various investigation including accounting fraud and anti-corruption for domestic and foreign companies. He has also participated as an expert in international arbitrations. In addition, he served as a member of the advising committee of the ‘Guidelines for Accounting Fraud Investigation’ which was released by the Financial Services Commission and Financial Supervisory Service at the end of 2019. Jaejun stated, “The companies who face crisis might find forensic services costly because there are only a limited number of experts available in current market while the demands for the forensic service is growing very fast,” and added, “ I will lead Sungto-Ehyun’s forensic team to become a competitive player in market.” “I have great expectations for our new expert with global forensic competence,” said Managing Partner John G.S. Park, adding, “I believe that Jaejun Shin will play a great role for Sungto-Ehyun in spearheading the forensic market with full support from BDO International.” Profile 2018-2020: Partner, PwC Korea 2016-2018: Partner, PwC Consulting 2015-2016: Partner, PwC Korea 2011-2015: Director, PwC Korea 2009-2011: Senior Manager, PwC Korea 2007-2009: Senior Associate, PwC, US(NY) 2003-2007: PwC Korea 2002-20003: Analyst, National Information and Credit Evaluation 1999-2002: PwC Korea 2000: Graduated from Korea University, School of Business, Korea BDO Sungto-Ehyun Partner Jaejun Shin BDO is the brand name for the BDO network and for each of the BDO member firms. The fee income of the member firms in the BDO network, including the members of their exclusive alliances, was US$ 9.6 billion in 2019. These public accounting, tax and advisory firms provide professional services in 167countries, with 88,120 people working out of 1,809 offices worldwide.