Dave Peneycad, CPA, CA


National Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Operating Officer of National Office


Dave joined the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) business unit of Grant Thornton in June of 2004 as director, finance & administration. Dave’s previous employment experience includes working for a fledgling marketing and promotions firm in Mississauga as CFO and junior partner. Over the next 16 years with that firm, he rose to the position of CEO and led the firm through a tremendous period of growth. Dave and the firm were recognized in the 50 Best Managed Private Companies in Canada program.

In his current role as chief administrative officer of the firm and chief operating officer (COO) of the national office, he is responsible for the oversight and direction of all administrative functions within the firm.

Dave is a man of many talents. When he is not in the office he performs as a member of a male quartet which has received numerous awards and nominations in the past, including the CGMA Album of the Year and Song of The Year.