We are ecstatic to announce that PwC Vietnam has accomplished a new milestone: in December 2022 we were certified as a “Great Place to Work”.
As the global authority on workplace culture, Great Place to Work® leverages 30 years of research to quantify the current state of workplace culture and show us how it compares to the best in the world. This global recognition is based entirely on the analysis of surveys on employee experience trust and reaching their full potential as part of their organization. In addition, an assessment of all employees’ daily experiences of innovation, the company’s culture, and the values the company instills are critical criteria of evaluation as well.
In November 2022, PwC surveyed a large number of employees to understand their overall satisfaction with working at PwC. According to the final report of Great Place to Work®, there were some outstanding points showing that:
• Over 96% of our employees agree that PwC is a physically safe place to work;
• 92% are proud to tell others that they work at PwC;
• 92% celebrate special occasions at the workplace;
• 91% feel totally welcome on their first day.
This prestigious recognition is the result of the trust employees have in our leaders, the pride we have in our work, and the camaraderie we experience with our colleagues. PwC constantly strives to fulfill our purpose to build trust in society and solve important problems and to create and maintain an inclusive and diverse environment to empower our people, as they are how we thrive.
PwC Vietnam is honored to be one of the "Top 10 Quality Services" in 2022 for ESG Consulting and Assurance Services at the award ceremony hosted by the Institute of Economics and Culture in conjunction with the Consumer Protection Center on 18 December 2022.
The award is given annually to honor the most distinguished brands, products, and services of the year. Nguyen Hoang Nam, Partner, ESG Leader, Assurance services, PwC Vietnam was honored to receive the award in Hanoi.
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) has become mainstream and is widely recognized as business critical. PwC Vietnam’s passionate, multi-disciplinary teams provide insights across industries and helps businesses develop ESG/Sustainability report in accordance with ESG standards and frameworks, provide independent assurance for the data in clients sustainability report in line with market standards, review and advise the ESG metrics that shareholders can trust, enhance stakeholders awareness on key ESG topics.
“With proper practice, ESG helps businesses identify risks and opportunities now and in the future. However, ESG will have different meanings in each organization. Therefore, to fully realize the potential of ESG, it is necessary to integrate ESG with the strategy of the organization, thereby improving the business model of the enterprise as well as building indicators and measuring results. PwC Vietnam is honored to receive the award and will do more to support businesses to meet the requirements of sustainability and respond to climate change, address social issues, strengthen effective management”, said Nguyen Hoang Nam.
Read our “ESG Readiness Survey” 2022 here.
PwC announced that it was cited as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Global Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q4, 2021.
Commenting on PwC, the report states that: ‘PwC surpasses its peers with platforms and board-relevant services. PwC recognised that cybersecurity consulting firms needed to productise engagements by building platforms before its competitors, and it hasn’t lost the lead it established early on. And while competitors have closed the gap, PwC still stands out with its unique intellectual property and the pricing flexibility this creates for clients.’ Read more.
PwC has been named as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific Business Consulting Services 2021 Vendor Assessment (November 2021, IDC #US47455721). The IDC MarketScape report says, ‘Clients in Asia Pacific (APAC) rated their providers, in aggregate, best at helping them with the following business priorities: improving internal operations, transforming critical processes, and developing digital products and services.’
According to the report, ‘PwC works to deliver impact and value from strategy through execution — drawing on the functional skills evident across the firm, including strategy, operations, finance, people and organisation, customer, design, analytics, portfolio and program management, technology, forensics, digital, deals, tax, transformation, and risk regulatory and compliance issues.’ Read more.
PwC has been recognised as the #1 M&A Financial Advisor by deal volume for APAC in 2020, as ranked by Mergermarket, Bloomberg LP and Thomson Reuters! Our Asia Pacific Corporate Finance practices have advised on 115 mid-market deals with an aggregated value of $21.146 billion.
PwC Vietnam has been recognised as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2020” by HR Asia Magazine, Asia’s most authoritative publication for senior HR professionals.
The Awards cover 12 markets across the region including Hong Kong, China, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam, highlighting best practices and inner workings of how organisations create workplace excellence and promote greater employee engagement. This year for the Vietnam Chapter, the coveted list named over 60 companies from Vietnam.
Speaking at the Award, Mr. Quach Thanh Chau, People Partner at PwC Vietnam said: “We are honoured and humbled to receive this recognition. This award is dedicated to our people whose feedback helps shape our on-going people initiatives. We take our social contract with employees seriously. They are our greatest asset and our people are the driver that keeps us moving forward.”
One of the highlights in the organisation's people-focused approach is Flex+ programme - providing flexible initiatives in working hours, working arrangement, extended holidays, maternity and paternity leaves. Such policies encourage different ways of working and empower the people to find sustainable balance among work, well-being, and personal growth. The organisation also builds a culture of flexible learning and development through various digital learning platforms.
This award was granted by “Hàng Việt tốt vì quyền lợi Người Tiêu Dùng” (Vietnamese Good Products for Consumers’ Rights) and the ceremony was organised on 19 July 2020 in Hanoi. Representing PwC Vietnam Cybersecurity Services Company, Mr. Pho Duc Giang - Director received the certificate and trophy. Read more | See the video
PwC Legal Vietnam has once again been ranked in the IFLR1000 guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms. In the 2020 edition, the firm is recognised for its legal advisory work in the M&A and Project Development categories.
The IFLR1000 has been producing legal market intelligence since 1990 and remains the only international legal directory dedicated to ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and corporate transactional work. More details...
PwC Legal Vietnam was recognised as a Recommended Firm under the M&A and Project Development categories of the IFLR1000 guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms (2019).
For the 2019 edition, IFLR1000 spoke with over 2,000 firms and reached out to 53,000 clients at financial institutions, corporations and other private practice firms all over the world. More details...
PwC Legal has emerged as the top brand in the 2018 Global Alternative Legal Brand Index by market researcher Acritas. Compared to last year, PwC Legal has increased its brand equity in all major regions of the world.
For this index, senior in-house counsels were asked to name organisations that provide legal services, excluding law firms, that first to come to mind, along with those they most favoured. The index also shows which service suppliers most demonstrate modern innovative practices. More details here.
PwC was recognized for its global focus, extensive network of strategic alliances and end-to-end service offerings, with particular note of its offerings in digital and innovation. The report states that “PwC has built extensive technology capabilities, supporting clients worldwide and across industries as they look to optimize their IT investments, engage with digital transformation, connect with emerging technologies, employ well-known business applications, and harness the power of data and analytics." More details.
PwC leads the professional services sector in Brand Finance's annual Global 500 - a list of the most valuable brands world-wide. PwC achieved a ranking in terms of brand value of 50, moving up from 66th last year. The results reinforce the professional services network’s position as one of the leading brands in the world in 2018.
According to Bill Cobourn - PwC's Global Chief Marketing Officer, the strength of the PwC brand "is driven by our people’s contributions, and underpinned by the long term investments we are making in transforming our technology, services and skills."
PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal Vietnam Company Limited (PwC Legal Vietnam) has been recommended in The Legal 500 ranking of top law firms in over 100 jurisdictions worldwide. Led by Nasir Dao - PKM Abdul, our team of lawyers are recognised for their expertise in providing legal advice on Tax, Corporate and M&A, Projects and Energy, and Banking and Finance.
The Legal 500 is based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms, interviews with leading private practice lawyers, and analysis by a team of researchers. More details.
Tax Partners Nguyen Huong Giang and Richard Irwin have been nominated as Tax Controversy Leaders 2018 by International Tax Review, making this the sixth consecutive year that PwC Vietnam’s experts appear in the prestigious guide. The annual publication recognises the leading tax dispute resolution lawyers and advisers across the world based on a minimum number of nominations by peers and clients, along with evidence of outstanding success in the past year and consistently positive feedback.
PwC Vietnam’s Tax Partners Christopher Marjoram, Nguyen Huong Giang, Richard Irwin and Tax Senior Manager Le Bao Tram have been recommended as top experts for Vietnam in International Tax Review's Tax Controversy Leaders 2017 guide. This is the fifth consecutive year that PwC Vietnam’s experts have been recognised in the guide book alongside leading tax dispute resolution lawyers and advisers in 60 jurisdictions worldwide. To achieve ranking within this guide, each professional has had to demonstrate evidence of outstanding success in the past year and consistently positive feedback from both peers and clients in all areas of tax controversy. More details.
PwC Vietnam has received a Certificate of Merit presented by Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung for its outstanding achievements and active contributions to the establishment and development of Vietnam's securities market. Representing our firm, x-LoS Partner Hoang Hung received the Certificate of Merit at the 20th anniversary ceremony of the Vietnamese securities market, held on 28 November 2016 in Hanoi. PwC Vietnam was among 24 organisations honoured on this occasion, alongside leading securities companies, consulting firms and public agencies.
PwC Vietnam’s Tax partners Nguyen Huong Giang, Richard Irwin, Christopher Marjoram and Tax manager Le Bao Tram have been named as leading tax controversy experts in the Tax Controversy Leaders Guide 2016 by International Tax Review. This is the fourth consecutive year that PwC Vietnam’s experts have been listed in the guide book, which recommends leading tax dispute resolution lawyers and advisers in 53 jurisdictions worldwide. The recognition reflects our global reputation in tax controversy practice as well as our valuable experience in helping our clients resolve tax audit dispute cases in particular. More details ...
On the 25th anniversary of Vietnam's Independent Auditing, the Minister of Finance awarded Certificates of Merit to organisations and members of the Vietnam Association of Certified Public Accountants (VACPA) for their achievements in developing the independent auditing profession in Vietnam from 2011 to 2016. The honoured experts from PwC Vietnam were Mr. Tran Khac The - Assurance Director, Ms. Luong Thi Anh Tuyet - Assurance Director and Ms. Tong Thu Huong - Assurance Senior Manager.
At the event, Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung congratulated and highly appreciated VACPA members for their contributions in developing Vietnam's Independent Auditing in the past 25 years.
PwC Vietnam was named the Vietnam Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year at International Tax Review's 2016 Asia Tax Awards, held on 5 May 2016 in Singapore.
This year, International Tax Review - one of the world's leading publications on cross-border tax - conferred the national 'Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year' awards to leading tax firms in 16 territories and countries across Asia.
As the winner in Vietnam, PwC Vietnam was recognised for the innovativeness, complexity and impact of its transfer pricing services in helping both multinationals and Vietnamese conglomerates manage their compliance obligations, risks and opportunities. More details ...
On the 8th anniversary of Vietnam Tax Consultants' Association (VTCA), the Ministry of Finance awarded flags and certificates of merit to 25 organisations and individuals for their contribution to the tax consultancy profession in Vietnam. PwC Vietnam & our General Director, Dinh Thi Quynh Van, were very proud to have received both of the awards.
At the ceremony, Deputy Minister of Finance Nguyen Huu Chinh expressed his gratitude to all VTCA's members, especially to PwC Vietnam & other Big 4 for their efforts in facilitating the tax payment process in the past 8 years. This has helped VTCA gradually establish its image of a professional association for tax practitioners.
Winning two titles at Acquisition International’s 2016 Global Accountancy Awards is testament to the excellent work that PwC Vietnam delivers to businesses in all industries and sectors. From ensuring the accuracy of statements and maintaining compliance with laws and regulations, to advising on the best practices and most effective allocation of resources, our specialists are committed to maintaining top quality in accountancy services.
The 2016 Global Accountancy Awards, held by UK-based corporate finance magazine Acquisition International, seek out the most innovative, dedicated and talented accounting professionals in the world by means of a rigorous research and judging process.
PwC Vietnam has been ranked as Tier 1 Leading Tax Advisory firm in World Tax 2016 – the International Tax Review’s directory to leading tax advisory practices around the world. The annual World Tax directory is a comprehensive guide that assists tax executives with locating specialist advice in more than 50 jurisdictions globally. Being ranked in Tier 1 proves that PwC Vietnam has obtained a leading reputation in Vietnam with an excellent team of specialists who bring together extensive expertise in tax consulting and compliance, transfer pricing, customs services and litigation, among others whilst leveraging the best practices and shared experience from its global network. More details …
Our law firm, PwC Legal, has recently been recognised as a Recommended Firm under the Energy and infrastructure & M&Acategories of IFLR1000 - Guide to the World's Leading Financial and Corporate Law Firms (2016).
For this 2016 edition, IFLR1000 undertook exhaustive research process, spoke with over 2,025 firms and reached out to 39,894 clients at financial institutions, corporations and other private practice firms all over the world. More details ...
PwC Vietnam was recently awarded "Corporation of the Year" at the LGBT Appreciation Awards 2015 conducted by ICS (Innovation, Connection and Sharing) Centre.
The award ceremony was a highlight of the one-day event "Embrace Diversity Festival 2015" that took place on Saturday, 27 December 2015. Complemented by workshops, music and theatre performances, and a fashion show, the ceremony honoured people and organisations with outstanding contributions to the LGBT community in Vietnam.
"Receiving this award is a proud achievement for GLEE@PwC Vietnam and great recognition of the efforts made by PwC Vietnam and the D&I team in supporting LGBT in Vietnam." said David Fitzgerald, our Diversity & Inclusion leader. Read more on ICS Facebook.
PwC Vietnam’s Tax & Legal partners Nguyen Huong Giang and Richard Irwin have been named as leading tax controversy experts in the Tax Controversy Leaders Guide 2015 by International Tax Review. This guide lists recommended leading tax dispute practitioners in different countries, to whom tax payers can go for tax dispute advice. This is the third time in three consecutive years (2013, 2014, and 2015) that PwC Vietnam’s partners have been named in the guide book. This reflects our global reputation in tax controversy practice as well as our deep experience in providing high quality services in this field in Vietnam. More details …
Being named “The best assurance team of the year” by Acquisition International – a well-known UK-based international magazine in global corporate conversation is a great honor for us as a firm and at the same time an affirmation that we are on the right track to ensure quality as the most strategic goal to be achieved in all our assurance engagements. Quality is the foundation of our reputation and is intrinsic to the way we conduct our audits. It is reflected in the rigour of our audit methodology and risk management methods, the candour of our communications with clients’ management and audit committee, and the thoroughness with which we train and coach our people. View PwC profile on AI 2015 Awards publication here. Read more about the prestigious AI Awards.
On the 10th anniversary (2005 - 2015) of the Vietnam Association of Certified Public Accountants (VACPA), the Minister of Finance awarded 5 auditing and accounting firms and 17 of VACPA members Certificate of Merit for their contribution to the auditing profession in Vietnam.
Our Assurance Partner, Nguyen Phi Lan was proudly one of the individuals who received the award.
Dinh Thi Quynh Van
General Director/Partner, Tax and Legal Services, PwC Vietnam
Tel: +84 24 3946 2246