Code : 2024064
Event Name : Financial disputes and irregularities for surveyors and property managers - forensic accountants’ perspective
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Benny K B Kwok
• Practising CPA, forensic accountant
• Expert witness, testified at trials in High Court and District Court on civil and criminal cases
• Adjunct Professor in forensic accounting, HKU Business School, University of Hong Kong
• Author of Forensic Accountancy (First, Second & Third editions), LexisNexis
• Author of Financial Analysis in Hong Kong (First & Second editions), Chinese University of Hong Kong Press
• Author of Accounting Irregularities in Financial Statements, Gower UK, Taylors & Francis Group UK
Event Date : 2024-07-12
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2024-07-10
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : PFMD
Organizer : Property and Facility Management Committee
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$210 for non-members
Priority : First-come-first-serve
Language : Cantonese with English terminologies
Details :

This talk will provide an insight into concepts and applications of accounting and finance in property and facility management from the perspective of a practising CPA, academic scholar and expert witness.


Benny K B Kwok has three decades of experience in forensic accounting, business valuation, dispute analysis and fraud investigation in the UK and Hong Kong, and will share his views with respect to the following topics:

  • Interpretation of financial statements of owners' corporations in Hong Kong;
  • Misstatement of staff costs;
  • Falsification of property expenses;
  • Wrongful manipulation of finance; and
  • Claim on losses against property and facility managers.
Remarks :
  • On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.
  • Prior online registration is required. Walk-in registration will not be entertained.
  • Eating and drinking is not allowed at the Surveyors Learning Centre.





This is an Official and Core activity related to Professional Practices under the CPD Scheme of the Property Management Services Authority. Holders of Property Management Practitioner  Licence may receive a maximum of 1 CPD hours by participating in the activity.

Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : Face-to-Face