Mark Verwey

Mark Verwey

Partner, National Agriculture Leader

CPA, CA; RFP; CFP

BDO Portage la Prairie

204-857-2856

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Executive Summary

Mark Verwey, a client service partner in the Portage la Prairie office, has over 25 years of experience as a Chartered Accountant serving clients in a wide range of industries, including owner-managed businesses, medical professional practices and agriculture clients. Mark’s areas of expertise and experience include accounting and assurance, and provides enhanced services to his clients as a Certified Financial Planner and Registered Financial Planner, including estate, succession and tax planning and wealth management.

Mark chairs BDO’s Manitoba Agriculture Industry Group and is a member of BDO’s National Agriculture Industry Group. He has authored articles for Country Guide West Magazine and has been engaged as a speaker to share his knowledge at many client informational sessions both locally and provincially.

He also works with BDO’s Senior Management Development Centre. As one of the assessors, he assists with the professional development of BDO’s Senior Managers.

His community service work extends from Portage la Prairie, including the Soup Kitchen, coaching minor sports and supporting local charities, to international causes through his involvement as a Friend of the Free the Children organization.

Professional Affiliations

Member of CPA Manitoba (1987)
Member of the Canadian Association of Financial Planners (1992)
Member of the Financial Planners Standards Council of Canada (1996)

Professional Designations & Education

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Manitoba (1984)
Chartered Professional Accountant (1987)
Registered Financial Planner (1992)
Certified Financial Planner (1996)

Community Involvement

Friend of Free the Children
Portage Soup Kitchen volunteer