Bee-Lean Chew

Wilder Coe

020 7724 6060
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1st Floor, Sackville House, 143-149 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 6BL

Oxford House, Caxton Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 2XD



Bee-Lean has over 20 years of experience in the valuation of businesses and shareholdings for both fiscal and litigation purposes, including businesses in the following sectors:
  • Foreign exchange
  • Real estate
  • Advertising
  • Recruitment
  • IT software & services
  • Musical instruments
  • Retail & wholesale
  • Manufacturing
  • Health and beauty
  • Entertainment and media

Forensic accounting and litigation support

Bee-Lean has acted for both claimants and defendants, working with solicitors, clients and Counsel as required.  Bee-Lean’s experience includes:
  • Acting as Single Joint Expert Witness in Civil and Matrimonial cases
  • Acting as Party Appointed Expert in civil, matrimonial and criminal cases including:
    • Investigation and quantification of loss arising from:
      • Fraud by employees
      • Fraud by director
      • s994 claim by minority shareholders
      • Business interruption claims
    • Advising on contentious business valuations
  • Acting as expert in expert determination assignments
  • Acting as expert advisor in litigation support
  • HM Revenue & Customs investigations

Career history

Bee-Lean trained and qualified with Wilder Coe, and was invited to partnership in 2005.  She is a practising accountant and auditor, as well as head of the firm’s litigation support department.

Professional memberships & qualifications

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Member of The Academy of Experts
  • Director of the Network of Independent Forensic Accountants
  • ICAEW-accredited Forensic Accountant
  • Member of the ICAEW’s Valuations Group
  • Member of the ICAEW’s Forensic Special Interest Group

Court attendance and professional experience

Bee-Lean has experience giving evidence under cross-examination in the High Court, as well as providing expert witness services in mediations.  She has also provided CPD-accredited seminars on valuations, accounting and financial reporting matters.  Her professional writing credits include being the editor and contributing author to the book Forensic Accounting and Finance: Principles and Practice, London: Kogan Page 2017.

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