Partner, Vancouver Accounting Advisory practice
KPMG in Canada
Barb brings over 25 years of experience assisting companies and audit teams in dealing with accounting change associated with transactions and new standards. She has extensive experience with cross-border issues, such as the differences between IFRS and U.S. accounting principles and accounting and securities requirements associated with transactions such as business combinations, strategic investments, carve-outs and financings. Barb is a member of our National Technical Topic Teams on Financial Instruments and Accounting for Income Taxes and is a member of our Canadian and U.S. Financial Instrument and Derivative resource networks. Barb is a regular presenter at technical presentations hosted by KPMG and has instructed numerous external courses. Barb is a Chartered Professional Accountant in British Columbia and was a Certified Public Accountant in Colorado for over 25 years.
B.S.Acc., M.Acc., University of Denver
CA, Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Former Author and Instructor, Bridging the GAAP, Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia
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