Matthew is a Partner in BDO's downtown Montreal office and a member of BDO's National Technology Team as the National EmergingTech Leader for Canada. He has over 15 years of professional experience providing accounting and tax advisory services to private, emerging companies in the technology sector.
In his role as a trusted advisor to his clients, Matthew provides a wide range of support ranging from typical early stage issues such as accounting and payroll, to more complex issues such as cross-border tax compliance and the preparation of audited financial statements. The ability to provide relevant services that match the stage of growth and complexity in the technology sector is highly valued by Matthew's clientele.
Matthew invests a significant amount of time in his local tech community through partnerships with several community leaders. These groups provide resources and a platform to help accelerate companies to be investment ready.
Matthew also provides his knowledge and experience of his specialization to the community through presentations, office hours, boot camps, and the BDO VC Day. The topics of these events mirror the very common concerns of his clients such as: stock options, complex financings such as SAFE's,KISSES or convertibles, US tax and transitions to more complex information rights for new investors.