Robert "Bob" Lawrence is the Managing Partner for the Business Services & Outsourcing service line for BDO Canada, and a member of the Executive Leadership Team. As the first senior leader of this service line, Bob works closely with his team to develop detailed strategy, including operational alignment with technology and market opportunities. BSO is a tailored approach to support businesses through CFO and controllership services, cloud accounting services, and financial reporting and insights.
Previously, Bob was the Office Managing Partner of BDO's Manitoba Office, which includes locations in Winnipeg, Brandon, Pembina Valley, Portage, Virden, Erickson, and Boissevain. He has over 25 years of experience providing assurance and accounting services to a wide range of owner-managed business clients. He also holds a Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation.
Bob volunteers his time in the Manitoba community and is part of a very active family with his spouse and three boys. He is a keen traveller and an avid sports fan.
Professional designations and education
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration - Brandon University
Chartered Business Valuator (CBV)
Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA)
Chartered Accountant (CA)