Mr. John Casella has more than 27 years of professional experience in accounting, consulting and management positions for a wide range of companies and projects across S.E. Asia and North America. John is the Managing Partner at PKF Tax and Consulting Services (Thailand) Limited where he has successfully built a strong team over more than a decade providing a broad range of business solutions expertise, including: taxation compliance and tax advisory services, corporate legal due diligence and compliance services, outsourced accounting and payroll services, special accounting project support, and risk management services.
As an actively licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in both USA and Canada, John works closely with PKF Audit (Thailand) Ltd., which has recently been licensed by Thailand’s SEC to carry out audits on public listed companies, allowing PKF Thailand to offer audit and assurance services to clients public and private, local and international, large and small, alike.
Previously, John spent 10 years providing corporate financial advisory services for Churchill Pryce Capital throughout SE Asia, including corporate debt restructuring, operational consulting, M&A due diligence, business valuations, etc. And before that, John worked as Operations Analyst in the corporate head-office of the Dusit Group in Bangkok. John started his career with 4 years as a financial audit for Arthur Andersen at their Canadian head-office and a year as an operational consultant with Sheraton Hotels in Toronto. John earned an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Windsor and a Bachelor degree in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario.
John is also a member of the Rotary Club of Bangkok South, a member of both the Bangkok Flying Farangs ice hockey and the Mekong Cup ball hockey Hall of Fame. John is a former CanCham Thailand President and CanCham Thailand Treasurer.