BDO welcomes four new partners

February 01, 2018

Toronto, Ontario – February 1, 2018 – As part of its continued growth across the country, BDO Canada LLP (BDO), a leading professional services firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new partners in Vancouver and one new partner in Halifax. These new partners bring significant knowledge and experience to the firm, and further strengthens the existing teams.

Lori Lui joins the U.S. Tax practice in Vancouver from W.L. Dueck & Co. LLP and she was previously with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Lori brings over 20 years of extensive experience providing U.S. and Canadian personal tax planning and compliance services for individual and corporate clients.

Mark Zastre joins the Assurance and Accounting practice in Vancouver from Deloitte and Grant Thornton. Mark has over 25 years of experience providing financial statement auditing, internal control reviews and recommendations, as well as regulatory compliance and financial statement disclosure advisory services for public companies listed in Canada and the United States.

Keith Jensen joins BDO Vancouver’s Advisory Services practice from KPMG. Keith has over 15 years of professional experience providing valuation and transaction advisory services to middle market and publically listed companies.

“We’re excited to welcome Lori, Mark and Keith to the firm,” said Michael Madsen, Vancouver Office Managing Partner. “The knowledge and experience they bring will allow us to continue to offer exceptional value to our clients.”

Jeremy Scott joins the BDO Indirect Tax practice in Halifax from Sobeys, one of Canada’s largest wholesalers/retailers of grocery products. He was previously with Grant Thornton. Jeremy has over 15 years of indirect tax experience, and a particular focus on the wholesale and retail sectors, real estate income trusts (REITs), mergers and acquisitions and public sector bodies.

“Jeremy is a great addition to the Atlantic Canada tax team,” said Dave Walsh, Tax Service Line Leader. “His industry experience and leadership will help continue to build and grow our expertise in the East coast and across Canada.”

About BDO

BDO Canada LLP is a leading provider of professional services to clients of all sizes in virtually all business sectors. Our team delivers a comprehensive range of assurance, accounting, tax, and advisory services, complemented by a deep industry knowledge gained from nearly 100 years of working within local communities. As part of the international BDO network, we’re able to provide seamless and consistent cross-border services to clients with global needs. With nearly 67,000 people working out of more than 1,400 offices in over 150 countries, the network generates worldwide revenue of $7.60 billion.

BDO Canada LLP, a Canadian limited liability partnership, is a member of BDO International Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, and forms part of the international BDO network of independent member firms. BDO is the brand name for the BDO network and for each of the BDO member Firms.