Lawrence M. Chew - Principal, CPA, CGMA
Lawrence was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and graduated from Iolani School. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in accounting from the University of San Francisco. Lawrence received his CPA certificates from the State of Hawaii in 1992 and the State of California in 1986 (currently inactive). Lawrence joined the firm as a principal in 2014. Prior to N&K, Lawrence was a partner at a national accounting firm and a local accounting firm. He is responsible for client services and quality control monitoring of the Assurance Services Division. Lawrence is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant.
His professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, CPAmerica International, Better Business of Hawaii Foundation (Treasurer and past Director) and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hawaii (past Director).
In his free time, Lawrence enjoys watching sporting events, cooking, golfing and traveling. He was previously very active with youth baseball.
Areas of practice: Audit, accounting and management consulting.
Industry specializations: Construction, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit, real estate, retail/wholesale, state and local governments and wholesale distribution.