Paul is a senior partner at Lipton LLP in Toronto, Ontario. He obtained his Chartered Professional Accountant designation in 1996 after graduating from Brock University with an Honors Bachelor of Accounting degree. He then completed the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course in 2000. Paul is the engagement partner for accounting, income tax and consulting engagements. Working with a wide range of diversified clients to gain a thorough knowledge of their business allows Paul to quickly become a trusted member of the management and advisor team. Paul works with clients in a wide range of industries – including real estate and construction, manufacturing and processing, retail, financial services, professional services and technology. Paul also has extensive experience offering tax related services for estate planning and trusts. As the partner overseeing Professional Standards, Paul is active in the training and implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) and Canadian Auditing Standards (CAS) with the firm. Paul’s keen interests in technology and business lead to a career in public accounting to apply those interests. He employs emerging technologies as a tool to improve clients’ businesses.