Shawn Wallace is a US licensed Certified Public Accountant registered in Washington State.
He joined RSM Seiwa in early 2014 and has lived in Japan for the past nine years. He has previously worked in consulting (business succession, corporate formation in Japan), accounting & bookkeeping (real estate management, outsourced accounting), and translation & interpretation.
Shawn is fluent in English and Japanese and works in both languages on a daily basis (reading, writing, speaking). Although originally educated in US accounting standards and IFRS, he is very familiar with Japanese accounting standards and accounting practices, the top accounting software used in Japan, and Japanese corporate law as it applies to accounting and auditing.
He has participated in audits of entities reporting in JGAAP, IFRS, USGAAP, and Hong Kong GAAP, including reconciling between different auditing standards.