Samil PwC Announced as Official Supplier of Accounting Services For Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics

By iSportconnect | November 5, 2014

Samil PricewaterhouseCoopers has been confirmed as the official supplier of accounting services for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Samil is the Korean member network firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers Global, and will be responsible for accounting, finance, tax, risk management and other various consulting needs throughout the 2018 Olympic Games.

“We are very happy to receive Samil’s professional support as they are undoubtedly one of the best accounting firms in the country,” said Kwak Youngjin, vice-president of administration and planning and secretary general of Pyeongchang 2018.

“Pyeongchang 2018 will continuously endeavour to work together with the best organisations in various industries to provide a first class Games experience to all stakeholders and participants.”

Samil PricewaterhouseCoopers is the largest professional firm in South Korea and offers accounting, tax, financial and managerial consulting services to both private and public enterprises.

“As an accounting firm retaining the most qualified accounting and financial professionals in the country, Samil will bring its top people to help support the Organising Committee’s efforts,” said KyungTae Ahn, chairman of Samil.

“We are very proud to be able to contribute to the organisation of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games, and feel a great responsibility to play our part in delivering the best Games ever.”

PricewaterhouseCoopers was also the official professional services provider of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.