St. Albert Office
Bernard is a business-minded accountant with almost two decades of experience in well-established accounting firms. He has served clients in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors, for organizations of all sizes. Working closely with owner-managed businesses, public companies (through the Board of Directors), and private companies with venture capital and private equity investors, Bernard is an expert in business and financial advisory. He has comprehensive knowledge of internal controls and long-term financial planning.
Bernard’s services have included audit, review and compilation engagements, valuation of businesses, outsourced accounts, and Controller and CFO roles, among many other services. He is an accomplished speaker, having presented courses, speeches, and seminars to various audiences, including professional development courses for CPA Alberta. He serves on the Board of Directors for several locally-based enterprises.
Maryna Kirsten has nearly two decades of experience in public accounting. She is a trusted resource for owner-managed businesses, and entrepreneurs. Maryna has provided accounting, tax, assurance, and business advisory services to private sector clients in the oil and gas, construction, and real estate industries, both locally, and overseas.
With experience as an online facilitator for CASB courses, Maryna helps others develop financial literacy skills they can put to use. She works on personalized level so her clients visualize the bigger picture of their financial success. As an excellent communicator, Maryna delivers strategic tax planning, stakeholder management, and risk management in clear and understandable terms.