Hai Pham

Hai Pham

Garden Grove, CA, USA


Last updated November 18, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

Dedication and hard work are two most important values I chose to lead my life

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

Harry Pham is a finance professional with seven years of experience in auditing, equity investment and commercial banking. Four years working in both the auditing and securities industries provided him with not only deep knowledge about accounting and internal control systems but also research and financial modelling skills. As an assistant to the CEO of VPBank, a leading local retail bank, he gained experience in working with cross-cultural and cross-functional teams and led many special projects, creating value-added for the bank. He is now pursuing an MBA degree at USC Marshall School of Business, aiming to further advance in his finance and investment path.

Interesting Factoid

I have been a bodybuilder for 5 years


Languages

English
Vietnamese

Countries Visited

Map View

Vietnam
Japan

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Assistant to CEO

Jun 2014 - Jun 2018
✓ Serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to Finance, Investment and Strategy. ✓ Researches, prioritizes, and follows up on incoming issues and concerns addressed to the CEO, including those of a sensitive or confidential nature. Determines appropriate course of action, referral, or response. ✓ Provides a bridge for smooth communication between the CEO and internal departments; demonstrating leadership to maintain credibility, trust and support with senior management staff ✓ Provides leadership to build relationships crucial to the success of the organization, and manages a variety of key projects ✓ Supervises annual budgeting project, including implementing KPI matrix, streamlining budgeting process and improving forecasts accuracy

Senior Audit Associate

Aug 2011 - Oct 2013
✓ Planning for audit engagements, including acceptance & continuance, budget, timing, staffing, tasks allocation and specialist involvement ✓ Understanding and evaluating client's business and internal control system; assisting clients in identifying operational risks and control weaknesses; providing business advice on internal controls improvements. ✓ Performing audit procedures ✓ Reviewing client's accounting policies and accounting records; highlighting any potential non-compliance with regulations and accounting standards to client's management ✓ Keeping managers and partners up to date with the progress of audit work and timely reporting identified audit issues with suggested solution to managers and partners for further guidance. ✓ Providing coaching and sharing knowledge and experiences with junior staffs

Professional Interests

Financial Consultant
Business Consultant
Economist
Business Analyst
Data analyst

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Social equality
Gender Equality

What Inspires Me  

Instagram

Favorites  

Hobbies

Working out
Hiking
Snorkling
Bike riding

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Basketball

Los Angeles Lakers

Education  


Academic Interests

Macroeconomic
Microeconomic
Managerial Economic
Econometrics

Extracurricular Activities

Bodybuilding