Dean Braunsteiner is a partner in the Audit and Assurance Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP working in the Toronto office. He specializes in the mining industry, focusing on public companies and SEC registrants and brings this considerable experience to his work as the firm’s International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) mining leader. Dean also has significant experience with initial and secondary public offerings as well as cross-border debt offerings.
He joined the firm’s Hamilton location in 1996 and moved to the Toronto office in 2002. He provides public companies with audit and assurance services, including advice on implementing new accounting standards and assistance with acquisitions and divestitures. He also helps companies respond to comment letters received from Canadian and US regulatory bodies.
Dean has extensive experience in Canadian and US GAAP, as well as SEC reporting, and is one of the firm’s subject matter experts on mining industry issues. Dean is also involved with the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.
Dean obtained a BBA (Honours) degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in 1993 and received his CA designation in 1996. In 2001, Dean also received his CPA designation in Illinois.