Simon Kent is a partner in the Audit and Assurance Group. His international experience includes acquisitions, due diligence, auditing and financial reporting in the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States. Simon also leads the firm’s International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) services for the Maritimes.
Simon has extensive experience working with companies in a wide range of industry and business sectors including food and beverage, forestry, manufacturing, government, automotive, construction and engineering.
He joined PwC’s Newcastle, U.K. office in 1991 after graduating from Newcastle University with a first class Honours degree in Economics and Accounting. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in England and Wales in 1994. Simon also qualified as a CA in Canada in 2002 and as a CPA in the U.S. in 2005. In February 2005, Simon was admitted into the Fellowship of Chartered Accountants in the U.K. Simon is a member of the New Brunswick and Nova Scotia Institutes of Chartered Accountants, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Colorado Institute of Certified Public Accountants.