UHY LLP (“UHY”) announced the promotion of two local Irvine professionals, Lucy Liu and Jackie Liu who were promoted to principal level, as the firm’s exponential growth continues to create opportunities and rewards for the growing team.
Lucy Liu who was promoted to principal, oversees auditing for Chinese companies’ IPOs, SPAC IPOs, and target companies. With over 15 years’ experience, she has expertise across a variety of industries, including cannabis, alternative energy, retail, and manufacturing. She also has extensive experience in financial due diligence for acquisitions, public filings, aerospace, and international business.
Jackie Liu who was also promoted to principal, has more than a decade experience in attestation, accounting, and advisory services to both public and private companies in a wide range of industries. She developed strong expertise in complex technical issues and is familiar with both IFRS and US GAAP, internal control over financial reporting (ICFR) and SOX compliance.
Other promotions included Lu Sun to manager, along with Jie Chen and Kyle Liu to senior staff auditors.
“We are thrilled to have Lucy and Jackie promoted to Principal.” said Crystal Li, Managing Director for UHY in Irvine. “Having their expertise, we will be able to serve our international clients with even greater skill and effectiveness.”
“Specific to our California office, our employees are often more than just colleagues. Many have recruited each other, so it creates an environment where new employees walk in already having friends. It’s a very positive culture that is built on relationships and encourages colleagues to support each other in their personal and professional lives.” – Michael Mahoney, UHY Regional Managing Director.
In addition, UHY was recently named as one of the 2022 Best Places to Work in Orange County, an awards program run by the Orange County Business Journal. This county-wide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Orange County, California, benefiting the county’s economy, its workforce and businesses.
About UHY LLP
UHY is one of the nation’s largest professional services firms providing audit, tax, consulting, and advisory services to clients primarily in the dynamic middle market. We are trailblazers who bring our experience from working within numerous industries to our clients so that we can provide them with a 360-degree view of their businesses. Together with our clients, UHY works collaboratively to develop flexible, innovative solutions that meet our clients’ business challenges. As an independent member of UHY International, we are proud to be a part of a top 20 international network of independent accounting and consulting firms.