Alex has over 14 years of experience in a number of different roles within KPMG, including internally focused professional practice and marketing roles as well as client facing engagement roles leading both small and large engagement teams for a range of Canadian private and Canadian and US public companies.
Professional and Industry Experience
Alex has extensive experience in dealing with US, IFRS and Canadian financial reporting and accounting issues. She has held senior leadership roles on several significant clients in the information, communications and entertainment space including a multinational telecommunications equipment manufacturer and one of the country’s largest telecommunications and media service providers. Although a significant amount of her time is spent on these large dual listed public companies, Alex’s client base also includes a number of well established private companies in the media and entertainment space and start up organizations looking to grow in both the wireless and media space. Alex’s responsibilities on these engagements include reviewing financial reporting documents (including Canadian annual reports and SEC 10K and 10Q documents, leading engagement teams in key financial reporting areas including treasury management, financial instruments, stock based compensation, asset impairment issues and foreign exchange accounting and client relationship management, Alex also has experience in overseeing IFRS conversion projects in the communications and media industries.
Alex is a member of the ICE practice’s professional practice group where she is responsible for assisting engagement teams with accounting, auditing and various risk management questions and consultations and she is the industry leader for the Toronto Media and Entertainment sector where she leads various marketing initiatives to drive new relationships and business opportunities.