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Paul Simonetta - KPMG. Toronto, ON, CA

Paul Simonetta

Partner, National Sector Lead | KPMG

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Financial Advisory expert utilizing both a big picture understanding and keen awareness of the Communications, Media & Entertainment sectors





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As a Partner and National Sector Lead with KPMG, Paul is instrumental in both the Communications and the Media & Entertainment fields.

The field of communications has never been so complex, as rapid globalization and industry consolidation threaten some businesses and bring opportunity for others. Communications companies should know how to tackle this critical juncture. With this in mind, Paul assists those in the industry to:

- Keep pace with emerging technologies
- Boost efficiency
- Increase strategic advantage
- Provide a fulfilling user experience across the communications platform
- Enhance shareholder value in the face of new challenges

In the sector of Media & Entertainment, Paul's ability at empowering clients to successfully manoeuvre through the complexities of this industry has been second to none. He has consistently aided organizations and companies with Audit, Tax, Risk, and Financial Advisory services that have enhanced their performance and value.

With his expertise and knowledge of these market sectors, Paul has built a track record of helping business of all sizes manage critical challenges and take advantage of industry opportunities.

Industry Expertise (5)

Corporate Leadership

Market Research

Business Services

Management Consulting


Areas of Expertise (5)

Financial Statement Auditing

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

International Financial Reporting Standards

Corporate Reporting and Governance

Internal Control Audit and Advisory Services

Accomplishments (1)

Board of Directors - George Hull Centre for Children and Families (personal)

Paul is on the Board of Directors with the George Hull Centre for Children and Families, which offers a full spectrum of children’s mental health services to children from birth to age 18 and their families. The Centre is a non-profit charitable organization, and accredited by Children’s Mental Health Ontario. Through clinical excellence and a continuum of mental health services, our mission is to reduce suffering, provide hope and enhance the quality of life of children, youth and families.

Education (2)

York University: Bachelor of Business Administration

Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants: CA


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*Will consider certain engagements for no fee