Our Team

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By far, SKT’s biggest asset is its people. The Firm is proud of its record as an equal opportunity employer and invests heavily in the professional development and promotion of PNG male and female accounting professionals.

The Firm has current staff strength of 31 employees across both of its offices in Port Moresby and Kokopo.

  • 2 Partners Both qualified CPA’s with extensive experience of 15 to 20 years
  • 1 Director Qualified CPA with over 10 years experience
  • 4 Managers All Qualified CPA’s with experience ranging from 7 to 10 years
  • 20 Professional client facing staff with majority pursuing CPA qualification
  • 4 Administrative Support Staff
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SKT is led by dynamic Partners that have significant accounting, taxation and audit experience and utilize their knowledge of the PNG market to provide relevant insight and guidance to their clients.

Arthur Sam CPA

Arthur is the Firm’s Managing Partner and head of Assurance & Advisory and has over 20 years experience providing accounting and auditing services.

He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from the University of Papua New Guinea, qualifying as a CPA in 1998 and has held Managerial roles with Deloitte and PwC in PNG and overseas.

Arthur is an Independent Board Member of Bank South Pacific and previously sat on the Audit and Risk Management Committee of Nasfund .

John Tubangliu CPA

John is the Partner in charge of the Kokopo office and has over 15 years experience providing accounting and audit services in PNG.

He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Divine Word University in Papua New Guinea and had over 9 years experience as a finance professional, having worked with Deloitte and a multinational mining corporation prior to his Partnership with SKT.