Bles brings over 25 years of experience in the financial audits and business advisory services to a number of global and domestic banks, insurance companies and asset management companies. She has oversight function of the audit groups serving five specialized industries: financial services; energy and mining; technology; infocomm, entertainment and media; consumer industrial products; and services as well as the Risk and Controls Solutions group.
To further strengthen her expertise, Bles has participated in a number of due diligence reviews covering either the selling or acquisition of banks and other financial service institutions. Adding to her international exposure, she was seconded as a senior manager at PwC Hong Kong and did special project assignments in PwC US.
She obtained certificate of academic completion in the one year Strategic Business Economics Program of the University of Asia and the Pacific. She also attended Advanced Bank Management Program of the Asian Institute of Management, and an Executive Leadership Program at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Bles is a member and secretary of the Financial Reporting Standards Council, member of the Management Committee and leads the Financial Services Practice of the firm.