Accounting services for the Beijing Olympic 2008 Games officially supplied by PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian (PwC China).
In this role, PwC will provide financial advisory services in areas of: budgeting, financial planning, and internal-control to the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and to China’s Paralympics, BOCOG (Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad).
PwC’s involvement with the Beijing Olympics began as early as 2000, when we provided financial advisory services to the bid committee. In 2001, after Beijing won its bid, PwC turned its attention to providing advisory services during the tender for five major Olympic venues, including what will be the Olympics’ architectural centrepiece: the National Stadium (“The Nest”).
PwC executive chairman and senior partner of China and Hong Kong Silas Yang said:
Being named as the accounting services supplier for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games is an honour not only for our 8,000 staff members in China, but for the 140,000 PwC staff in 149 countries worldwide
Source: PricewahterhouseCoopers China