Karen Lim is a Principal Associate with IBFD’s Asia-Pacific Knowledge Group. Before joining IBFD in 2017, she was an Executive Director at Baker Tilly Malaysia, where she led and managed both the individual tax and the goods and services tax (GST) practices. As the GST practice leader, she was responsible for the development and delivery of comprehensive GST solutions for clients, including assisting with the implementation of processes and procedures in compliance with GST, and providing training. She also developed and managed the tax compliance and advisory services for individual and expatriate clients. She has many years’ experience in planning and managing cross-border employment issues. Her past experience also includes managing corporate and individual tax teams in Big Four accounting firms in Malaysia and Singapore. Ms Lim holds bachelor degrees in Commerce and Law (BCom/LLB) from the University of Melbourne in Australia and regularly speaks at seminars and workshops.