Lin L. Chan


Senior Financial Consultant

Principal, Chan Chamberlain Associates.

Consulting & Implementation: Accounting & International Finance, Start-ups & Multinational Corporations.

Practice Areas: Due Diligence; Audit Committee; Board of Directors Observer; Finance; Financial Accounting; Cost Accounting & Modelling; Legal; Tax; Administration/Back Office; Financial Modelling

Lin’s 32+ years of industry experience includes commodities, manufacturing, cleantech – fuel cells & solar, nanotechnology, software service, internet, communications, storage, semiconductor & consumer products.

  • Finance: financial planning and analysis, financial modeling, cash management, reporting, cost accounting, international tax planning, transfer pricing;
  • Strategy: M & A, strategic alliances, joint ventures, licensing transactions, cross border transactions, business strategies and business models
  • Financings: public and private equity financings, debt & lease financing, AR factoring
  • Management: turnaround, transition, makeover, restructuring
  • Operations: outsourcing & manufacturing, logistics, supply chain
  • Administration: legal, IP, HR, risk management, facilities
  • External communication: board governance and investor relations
  • Corporate Development: systems implementation with Oracle, SAP, Hyperion, Baan, policies and procedures

Education:  University of Tasmania, Australia, B. Commerce, Accounting & Finance; CPA, Australia; Santa Clara University, MBA, Marketing & Management