Tom is an assurance partner in the Halifax office. He has extensive experience providing assurance and business advisory services to a diverse client base, with particular expertise as a subject matter expert in the areas of accounting and financial reporting. Tom has a consistent reputation of delivering outstanding service quality and value, excels at relationship building and problem solving, and brings seasoned thinking and insights to our clients.
Tom has over 20 years of experience in public practice, working with clients in a broad range of industries, including energy, aerospace and defence, telecommunications, fisheries, real estate, construction, retail and transportation. Tom's extensive experience allows him to be a trusted business adviser to a variety of small- and medium-sized entrepreneurial organizations, providing assistance on such topics as financial compliance, accounting policy development, education and professional development, tax planning, assistance with debt and equity financings, acquisition strategy and due diligence.
Tom has led diverse teams in providing services around several complex financing and capital transactions, including initial public offerings, public debt and equity offerings, and private placement offerings. He has also led statutory audit programs for several global clients, leading and directing teams from as many as 10 different countries.
Tom has provided significant leadership within the accounting profession, recently serving as the Chair of the Board of Directors for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Newfoundland and Labrador before relocating to Nova Scotia.