Ron Walsh is managing partner of the St. John’s office for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Ron is also city leader of the Audit and Assurance Group. He is also a member of the Private Company Services team.
Ron is experienced in controls-based auditing and assessment. He also provides Audit and Assurance Services to clients in the following industries: fish harvesting and processing; cable; offshore-related activities; coastal tankers and supply boats; automotive; mining; wholesale; construction; crown corporations and professional firms.
Ron has prepared business plans, financial projections and financial analyses to companies seeking help with mergers and acquisitions and internal expansions. He also helped these companies obtain financing from financial institutions and government funding.
Armed with extensive experience in negotiations and dispute resolution, Ron is comfortable addressing management, directors, and legal and financial advisors. He also has experience with government compliance auditing and the non-profit sector.
Ron graduated from Memorial University in St. John's, NF, with a BCom (Honours). During university he worked three co-operative work terms with PwC before joining full-time in 1983. Ron obtained his CA designation in 1986 and was admitted to the partnership in 1990. He became managing partner of the St. John's office seven years later.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Newfoundland and the CICA.