Xiaoqing ( Shau ) Zhang is Partner of Ernst & Young , Boston . She has been Certified Public Accountant , at MA and a member of MSCPA and AICPA since1998 .
Shau has more than 15 years of experience providing tax compliance and tax advisory services to multinational companies in a variety of business segments .
She has extensive experience providing transaction analysis , federal , state and local and international tax due diligence and consulting services . Her international tax experience includes UK , France , Netherlands , Japan , Russia , Germany , Luxembourg and China .
Her areas of focus include biomedical , biotech , manufacturing , private equity and real estate and university sectors , in particular the tax provision services relating to corporations , partnerships and REITs
Born and grew up in Shanghai , China , she received her BS in power mechanical engineering from a prestigious engineering school , Shanghai JiaoTong University ( SJTU ) . She has three master degrees: MS in power mechanical engineering ( SJTU ) , MS in accountancy ( Bentley University ) , and MS in taxation ( Bentley University ) .