BDO welcomes two partners in Vancouver and Toronto

June 04, 2018

Toronto, Ontario – June 4, 2018 – As part of its continued growth across the country, BDO Canada LLP (BDO), a leading professional services firm, is pleased to welcome Brian Szabo and Linda Woo to the firm, effective June 1, 2018.

Brian joins the Assurance and Accounting practice in Vancouver from KPMG. Brian has more than 25 years of experience providing assurance, accounting and business advisory services to numerous not-for-profit and public sector organizations. He also has extensive experience working with clients in the real estate, entertainment and hospitality sectors.

Linda joins the Transaction Tax practice in Toronto from Grant Thornton, and also worked for many years at PWC. Linda specializes in tax consulting, tax compliance and audit defence. She brings in-depth experience working with the real estate industry, as well as clients in retail and consumer business, natural resources, manufacturing and distribution, and technology.

 “We are thrilled to welcome Brian. He is an experienced leader in the Vancouver business community, and he will be an integral part of our Vancouver team as we continue to grow,” said Daphna Smuckler, Assurance and Accounting Service Line Leader.

Dave Walsh, Tax Service Line Leader, states: “Linda’s transaction tax expertise fits perfectly with our growing tax services in the GTA. Our clients will value her tax expertise supported by a strong background in key industries we serve.”

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. Over 73,000 people work out of more than 1,500 offices in 162 countries, generating worldwide revenue of $8.1 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.