David Tang Joins Baker Tilly as China Practice Director


Bryan Besco                                Baker Tilly Media Relations

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David Tang Joins Baker Tilly as China Practice Director

DETROIT (September 30, 2014) – Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) announced today that David Tang, CPA, MSA, has joined their office as China practice director. Tang will spearhead the firm’s client services and business development for China, using his cross-cultural business experience and education to help clients identify and successfully leverage international opportunities locally and globally. He was previously with The Rehmann Group in Troy, Michigan. 

Tang has many years of experience providing services to U.S. and international companies. As Baker Tilly’s China practice director, he will focus on working with inbound and outbound U.S.-China companies and investments. Tang has assisted numerous companies in setting up their businesses, advising them on strategies, mergers and acquisitions, international tax planning and consulting.

"Our goal is to help clients effectively structure their operations both in the U.S. and China, providing value-added knowledge related to cross-border business development, investment and personnel matters, as well as general business cultural issues," said Alan Whitman, Michigan managing partner. "David will spearhead business development and operational collaboration with Baker Tilly China, and will serve as a Valued Business Advisor to our clients by helping them navigate the complex challenges of doing business in one of the most important world economies."

Tang, active in the Chinese and Michigan business communities, is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, Automation Alley, Detroit Chinese Business Association and other business and local Chinese communities. He holds a Master of Science in accounting from Eastern Michigan University and Master of Arts from Fudan University in Shanghai, China.

Tang and his wife live in Ann Arbor with their two daughters.

About Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (bakertilly.com)

With more than 1,700 employees, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) provides a wide range of accounting, tax and advisory services. Ranked as one of the 20 largest firms in the United States by Accounting Today (“Top 100 Firms” 2014), Baker Tilly is headquartered in

Chicago and serves clients from across the United States. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 137 countries, with 27,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.