We are pleased to introduce the newest member of our firm, Drew Barker, CPA, CA, BSc, who will be joining us in mid-August as our Manager of Corporate Services. For a little info on Drew and his background, here is a short bio:
Drew obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from UBC and worked in the Biotech Industry for five years before returning to school to pursue his accounting designation. In 2006, he received a Diploma in Accounting from UBC and began working with a downtown accounting firm, where he obtained his CA designation in 2009.
Drew brings 11 years of public practice experience to Nilson & Co., most recently as a senior manager at another Lower Mainland accounting firm. His primary focus was on corporate financial reporting (audits, reviews, and compilations) and tax compliance and planning. He has also worked on various corporate finance projects. Drew enjoys interacting with clients to help them solve challenges and realize their goals. He is excited to be joining the team at Nilson & Co and contributing to the future success of the firm and its clients.
Drew and his wife, Marnie, both grew up on the North Shore and they currently live in North Vancouver. He enjoys spending time with family, traveling, cycling in the demonstration forest and playing recreational ice hockey.