Hong Kong is AIA's oldest international Branch, established in 1973 by Richard C K Yau, FAIA; it celebrated its 40th Anniversary in 2013.

The Branch provides technical assistance for all AIA members in Hong Kong and organises an ongoing programme of seminars, CPD events, social and networking opportunities for Branch Members. An Annual Dinner is held in March for members and distinguished guests.

The Hong Kong Branch Executive Committee works with the AIA secretariat to represent AIA members and engage in constructive dialogue with professional bodies in Hong Kong, study providers and universities, employers and the Hong Kong SAR government.

The Hong Kong Branch works to build a dynamic and influential network of International Accountants in Hong Kong. Individuals holding AIA membership can benefit from enhanced career and employment opportunities, international networks and hold a prestigious qualification.

Hong Kong Branch membership offers enhanced benfits and services in addition to those enjoyed through AIA membership. In 2017 the role of the AIA Hong Kong Branch was expanded to include increasing membership from neighbouring Macau.


AIA approves study providers who share the Association’s ethos of high educational standards and offers excellent facilities, students support, teaching methods and materials. When choosing a study provider in Hong Kong, students have a number of choices taking the AIA professional qualification. Find options for studying the AIA professional qualification, diplomas and certificates here.


The Hong Kong Branch offers AIA members a forum for face to face interactions. Services provided by the Hong Kong Branch include Guidance and Advice, Membership Renewals and Continuing Professional Development (CPD). The AIA are also working on behalf of members to increase recognition with employers, government, stakeholders and educational establishments.

If you have any queries regarding the branch, please contact HK Branch Membership Services Manager, Aby Yuen by email: aby.yuen@aiaworldwide.com or telephone: (852) 2845 4983.