SKT is led by a dynamic leadership team 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, GAICD
Bachelor of Commerce, University of PNG
15 years experience with the International Accounting Firms in both Papua New Guinea and overseas.
Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
Arthur is the founder and managing Partner of Sam Kiak Tubangliu (SKT) Certified Practicing Accountants. The Firm has become a leading national accounting practice with nearly 30 staff and offices in Port Moresby and Kokopo and is respected as an alternative service provider of audit, taxation, accounting advisory support services to the PNG market.
Since 2016 Arthur has served as a member of the Board of the BSP Financial Services Group and in 2020 was appointed the Chairman of the Board Risk Committee.
BComm, Divine Word University
16 years audit & management accounting experience in Papua New Guinea.
BComm, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
CPA Australia, FCPA PNG
26 years commercial & professional accounting experience in the Philippines and Papua New Guinea.
Tax & Accounting
BComm, James Cook University
12 years taxation and financial consultancy experience in Papua New Guinea.
AUDIT & ASSURANCE
BComm, PAU, PNG
10 years experienced audit professional.
6 years specialist accounting and advisory services.
Tax & Audit
6 years specialist in tax and statutory services.
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 Principal, Qualified CPA in PNG & Australia with over 20 years experience
- 1 Director Qualified CPA with over 10 years experience
- 4 Managers All Qualified CPA’s with experience ranging from 7 to 10 years
- 19 Professional client facing staff with majority pursuing CPA qualification
- 4 Administrative Support Staff