With more than 25 years of experience and as an active Tax Partner, he provides tax advice to a wide variety of clients, including public and private businesses, institutional investors and private equity groups. Walter has acted as tax lead for many security offerings, private equity, mergers & acquisitions, and tax structured transactions.
Throughout his career, Walter has maintained an industry focus in real estate, advising developers, REITs, funds and syndications. In 2016, Walter was recognized as a Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants (FCPA) and until recently was Chair of the Finance Committee for UNICEF Canada.
University of British Columbia, Bachelor’s of Commerce Degree (Honours), 1993
Chartered Accountant Designation, 1996
Canadian Tax Compliance
Canadian Tax Consulting
International Corporate Tax
Mergers and Acquisitions, Tax
Governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation (November 2009 to present)
Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia (designated 1996)
Board of Directors, Audit & Finance Committee, UNICEF Canada (June 2009 to present)