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Recent News

May 10, 2023 by John F. Oakey

John Oakey appointed VP of Tax at CPA Canada

Waterloo, ON – Baker Tilly Canada is pleased to announce National Tax director John Oakey will be joining CPA Canada as its new VP of Tax. This appointment recognizes Oakey’s status as one of the country’s leading tax experts, and his Baker Tilly colleagues are proud to see him transition to this prestigious position in the accounting profession.

May 8, 2023 by Ben Lloyd

Baker Tilly Canada announces first‑ever CEO

Waterloo, ON ⁠–⁠ Baker Tilly Canada is pleased to announce Ben Lloyd has joined the Canadian network as its first‑ever CEO. A veteran leader at Baker Tilly International, Lloyd will transition from the Global office in London, England ⁠–⁠ where he has served as COO for the past six years ⁠–⁠ to Baker Tilly Canada.

April 26, 2023 by Patrick Ouellette, Lesley Hutz, Jesse Francis

Baker Tilly Trillium greets two new principals

Leamington, ON – Baker Tilly Trillium welcomes Lesley Hutz and Jesse Francis to the growing firm in the role of principal. Adding strength to the firm’s teams in Tax, as well as Audit and Assurance, the new principals will provide clients with valuable guidance and support the firm with its growth objectives.

March 16, 2023 by Aaron Wright, Kenton Strachan, Tanya Kostiw

Baker Tilly Nova Scotia appoints operations leader to partner

Dartmouth, N.S. ⁠–⁠ Baker Tilly Nova Scotia is pleased to announce the promotion of COO Kenton Strachan to partner. As a key member of the firm’s operations team, Strachan has demonstrated both his exceptional managerial skill and commitment to the firm’s success.

March 13, 2023 by Rob Miedema, Jacqueline Ruck, Tanya Kostiw

Harbinger Law appoints Jacqueline Ruck to partner

Dartmouth, NS ⁠–⁠ An affiliate of Baker Tilly Nova Scotia, Harbinger Law is excited to announce Jacqueline Ruck has joined the firm as partner. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, incorporations and assisting clients with day‑to‑day corporate needs.

March 9, 2023 by Scott Dupuis, Rob D’Amico, Matt Zarowny

Robert Matthew Consulting merges with BT Windsor

Windsor, ON ⁠–⁠ Baker Tilly Windsor is pleased to announce Robert Matthew Consulting ⁠–⁠ an advisory firm specializing in Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) claims for small‑ and medium‑sized businesses in Canada ⁠–⁠ has merged with the firm. This partnership adds valuable bench strength to the firm’s research and development expertise.

March 1, 2023 by Jordan Dugas, John Redding

John Redding retires from Baker Tilly GMA after 25 years of dedicated service

Moncton, N.B. – Having built a distinguished career dedicated to clients and colleagues alike, John Redding has retired from Baker Tilly GMA. True to his nature, Redding has chosen to temporarily stay with the firm as an associate to help his clients transition to their new advisors.

February 23, 2023 by Darcy Spilchen, Evan Sharp

Baker Tilly SK appoints new partner

Saskatoon, SK – Baker Tilly SK is pleased to announce the promotion of Evan Sharp to partner. This well‑deserved appointment further strengthens the firm’s leadership and ability to fully capitalize on future growth opportunities.

February 16, 2023 by Antoinette Coluni, Riccardo Zerbino

Baker Tilly Montréal promotes audit and taxation leader to partner

Montréal, QC – Baker Tilly Montréal is pleased to announce the promotion of Riccardo Zerbino to partner. This well‑earned appointment recognizes Zerbino’s strong tax expertise, proven leadership skills and dedication to his clients’ success.

January 31, 2023 by Denise Jones, Scott Sonley

Baker Tilly KDN announces new partner appointment

Courtice, ON – Baker Tilly KDN (BT KDN) is pleased to announce Scott Sonley has joined the firm’s partnership. A leader in his areas of expertise, Sonley served as senior vice president of Litigation Accounting & Valuation Services at Baker Tilly KDN Consulting, providing clients clarity to meet their diverse and complex valuation needs.

January 26, 2023 by Ron VanderVecht, Patrick Ouellette

Baker Tilly Trillium names new managing partner

Leamington, ON – Baker Tilly Trillium is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Ouellette to managing partner. Overseeing five offices in Aylmer, Dorchester, Essex, Leamington and London, Ouellette brings proven leadership, strategic insight and clientૹfocused perspective to his new role.

January 23, 2023 by Alida Mitchell, Courtney Grantham, M. Ruphina Kaulback, Philip Love, Mike Stevens, Jen Tower

Baker Tilly Nova Scotia celebrates excellence with five promotions

Dartmouth, NS – Baker Tilly Nova Scotia continues to recognize the success of the firm’s entrepreneurial professionals with five promotions to partner: Courtney Grantham, Ruphina Kaulback, Philip Love, Mike Stevens and Jen Tower.

January 19, 2023 by Paul Websdale, Fernando Catala, John Demetri, Johanna Leh, Inderpreet Mand, Simi Sodhi

Baker Tilly WM rings in new year with new partners

Vancouver, B.C. – Baker Tilly WM is celebrating the new year with five new partner promotions. Fernando Catala, John Demetri, Johanna Leh, Inderpreet Mand and Simi Sodhi have distinguished themselves with their technical proficiency, leadership and dedication to excellence, earning the coveted position of partner.

December 23, 2022 by Patrick Ouellette

Baker Tilly Trillium promotes five

Leamington, ON – Baker Tilly Trillium would like to congratulate five professionals who have demonstrated the breadth of technical expertise, service excellence and entrepreneurialism to take on senior leadership roles at the firm. Lee Tessmer has been promoted to tax partner, Michelle Boutros and Shannon McCormick have been promoted to partner and Calvin Dawson and Benjamin Wiens have been promoted to principal.

November 29, 2022 by Scott Dupuis

Baker Tilly Canada congratulates 41 successful 2022 CFE writers

Waterloo, ON — Marking another incredible year of professional performance, Baker Tilly Canada congratulates all the candidates across its nationwide network who successfully completed the 2022 Common Final Examination (CFE).

November 8, 2022 by Damien Condon, Adrian Carreiro, Todd Campbell

Baker Tilly GWD promotes two leaders

Guelph, ON – Baker Tilly GWD is pleased to announce Adrian Carreiro and Damien Condon have been promoted to associate partner, in celebration of their extensive technical skillsets and contributions to the success of the firm.

September 29, 2022 by Ed Mitukiewicz, Todd Campbell

Baker Tilly GWD partner Ed Mitukiewicz retires

Elora, ON – After more than three decades of service, long‑time Baker Tilly GWD partner Ed Mitukiewicz is retiring. Praised for his dedication, Mitukiewicz helped drive firm growth thanks to his keen ability to address clients’ complex tax needs.